Plaza de Armas of Puerto Maldonado (Main Square)

Plaza de Armas of Puerto Maldonado (Main Square)

Plaza de Armas of Puerto Maldonado (Main Square)

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is the centerof The city center of Puerto Maldonado. In 1923, the prefect Don Carlos León Velarde commissioned the plans of the city and the Plaza de Armas, is being developed by Mr. Carlos V. Pajares and Mr. Carlos Alférez Briolo. The roundabout of the square is a legacy of the Japanese colony is a building formed by a small four-sided tower. It was originally built on the wood and thus remained until the third building, now in its cement was used final construction. Even today you can see that the tower is adorned by the watches donated at that time by the company “citizen”. It is the main meeting place of the population, especially on weekends and it is here that the main civic ceremonies and traditional festivals of the city are held.

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