AOL Travel
Print

Casa Irriberry, Arequipa

Casa Irriberry - Arequipa, Peru
Casa Irriberry
Esquina Santa Catalina y San Agustín, Arequipa, PeruMap
Cercado
+51 54 21 0121
Overview

Built at the intersection of Santa Catalina and San Agustin Streets, together with neighboring Arrospide house, it hosts the Cultural Center Chavez de la Rosa, which is sponsored by the University of San Agustin. It was built in 1793 and its huge lava-rock walls are believed to be the thickest in all the city. The facade carvings represent Jesuit monograms, and similar decorations are found above each one of the large inner portals as well.

Write a Review

How would you rate your overall experience with Casa Irriberry?
Casa Irriberry General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Other
AOL Traveler Rating
0 POSITIVE Vote » Thanks for voting!
0 NEGATIVE Vote » Thanks for voting!
ADVERTISEMENT
NEARBY RESTAURANTS
Sol de Mayo
2.2 mi
Govinda
2.7 mi
Presto Pizza
3.0 mi
Lakshmivan
3.0 mi
NEARBY NIGHTLIFE
Quenas (Las)
2.8 mi