Colonial and Republican Mansions
Colonial and Republican Mansions Trujillo Reviews
Beautiful and Colorful Mansions in Trujillo Aug 22, 2005
Trujillo conserves really beautiful colonial houses and also houses from the first years of the Republican area.
Most of them are located in the Main Square. Some are museums, other hotels, or Governmental Buildings. What makes them different to the others in the county is:
- their lovely and bright colors
- their balconies. So characteristic of Trujillo.
Here are some mansions you might find interesting:
-Palacio Iturregui: maybe one of the most beautiful of all the republican mansions. It reflects the most notable characteristics and tastes of the wealthy society. You can visit it and admire its architecture and furniture.
Jr Pizarro 688.
-Casa Ganoza-Chopitea: represents Trujillo's mansion architecture.
Jr Independencia 630.
-House of Mariscal de Orbegoso: mansion in Vice-regal style belonged to former President Marshal Luis Jose Orbegoso.
Jr. Mariscal Orbegoso 553
- House of the Emancipation: here is where the Independence was sworn in 1820. Represents the republican buildings. Inside there are beautiful murals representing popular country scenes.
Jr Pizarro 621
Just take a walk around the city and enjoy the beauty of its houses. The cost for entering to this houses is very cheap.
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