Fodor's Expert Review Palacio del Marqués de Mozobamba

Ayacucho Historic Home

Built in 1550 and now part of the cultural center for San Cristobal de Huamanga University, the Palacio del Marqués de Mozobamba is one of the oldest mansions in Peru. The colonial-era, baroque-style architecture includes portales (stone arches) in front and a monkey-shaped stone fountain in the courtyard. On the left side as you enter, you'll see the remains of Inca stone walls discovered during restorations in 2003.

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Portal Unión 37
Ayacucho, Ayacucho  Peru


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