Christians around the globe celebrate St. Peter and St. Paul’s day on June 29. In Peru this day is a public holiday on which mainly the faithful in coastal communities and cities honor these two saints in special masses and processions.
As St. Peter is considered the patron saint of the fishermen, in Peru mainly communities along the coast have larger celebrations.
Find more information about Saint Peter & Saint Paul and where and how Peruvians celebrate in our article "Fiesta de San Pedro y San Pablo"
Founded in April 1826, the National Museum of Archaeology, Anthropology and History of Peru (MNAAHP) is Peru's oldest state museum. On display is a wide range of perfectly preserved pre-Hispanic ceramics, textiles, metals, organic materials and lithic's. Objects of historic-artistic value are exhibited. The documentary, photographic and bibliographic collections tell...
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