Ruins in Huánuco

Temple of Kotosh

This temple ruin is also known as the Temple of the Crossed Hands because of the life-sized mud molding of a pair of crossed hands, which is the site’s highlight. The molding dates to about 2000 BC and is now at Lim…
Church in Huánuco

Iglesia San Francisco

The Iglesia San Francisco is Huánuco’s most appealing church, with lavish baroque-style altars and interesting escuela cuzqueña (Cuzco school) paintings.
Church in Huánuco


The main cathedral.
Church in Huánuco

Iglesia de La Merced