Real Felipe Fortress

Local nameFortaleza Real Felipe
LocationLima, Peru

The Real Felipe Fortress was built to defend the main Peruvian port and the city of Lima from pirates and corsairs during colonial times. The fortress was pivotal in the 1866 naval battle between a Spanish fleet sent to South America to "reclaim" its colonies and land batteries in the coast of Peru. The Real Felipe Fortress is currently the Peruvian Army Museum, displaying historical uniforms, weapons and other military paraphernalia.

Tags CastleHistoricalMuseum
Download Download See more
Islands of Lima Sightseeing Cruise from 94 USD

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Real_Felipe_Fortress

Address Callao, Peru

Coordinates -12°3'46.227" N -77°8'56.82" E

Tours and activities: Real Felipe Fortress

Islands of Lima Sightseeing Cruise

from 94 USD

Sygic Travel - A Travel Guide in Your Pocket

Download for free and plan your trips with ease
Enter your mobile phone number to receive a direct link to download the app:
Or just search for \"Sygic Travel\" in App Store or Google Play.
Sygic Travel Maps The world's first map app tailored for travelers
Use the app Not now