Museo Histórico Regional
Museo de Zela
The small, musty Museo de Zela provides a look at the interior of one of Tacna’s oldest colonial buildings, the Casa de Zela.
Plaza de Armas
Tacna’s main plaza is studded with palm trees and large pergolas topped by bizarre mushroom-like features. The plaza, famously pictured...
Beer geeks imbibe at the flashy München Brauhaus on Libertad.
Café Da Vinci
There’s a Euro-feel to the food and decor in this wood-paneled domain where well-dressed wait staff give out Mona Lisa smiles along with...
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Museo Histórico Regional information
Patriotic like everything in Tacna, this museum above the town library broadcasts a grand somewhat triumphant air. Five huge canvases adorn the walls and busts of erstwhile heroes such as Zela, Bolognesi and Ugarte sit among old swords, yellowed letters and details about the War of the Pacific against former foe Chile.