Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cusco

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Coordinates: 13°30′59″S 71°58′41″W / 13.516276°S 71.977926°W / -13.516276; -71.977926

Archdiocese of Cusco
Archidioecesis Cuschensis
Cathédrale de Cuzco Décembre 2007 - Vue de Face.jpg
Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of the Assumption
Location
Country Peru
Statistics
Area 23,807 km2 (9,192 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
1,471,000
1,420,000 (96.5%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Catedral Basílica de la Virgen de la Asunción
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Juan Antonio Ugarte Pérez
Website
www.arzobispadodelcusco.org

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cusco (Latin: Cuschen(sis)) is an archdiocese located in the city of Cusco in Peru.

History[edit]

Special churches[edit]

Plaza De Armas (main square). The Cathedral lies on the left and the Jesuit church ("Compañía de Jesus") is on the right.

Ordinaries[edit]

Suffragan dioceses[edit]

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