Monumento a Los Heroes, Valparaiso

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See a grand and touching tribute to those who fought and lost their lives in the War of the Pacific at Monumento a Los Heroes. Inaugurated in 1886, the memorial houses the remains of Captain Arturo Prat, a celebrated navy officer and one of Chile's national heroes. The white plinths and black statues neatly contrast one another, creating an arresting visual effect and drawing attention to the sacrifices of soldiers who perished during one of the most dramatic periods in South American history. Our Valparaiso online route maker makes visiting Monumento a Los Heroes and other Valparaiso attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Sadly much of the square was closed because of the protests but this was an impressive monument and one that we would have liked more access to.It was erected in 1886 to remeber the two battles of Iqu...  more »
  • Monument in conserved care even. We stroll around the place where we take beautiful pictures. The guide explained everything about the monument.
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  • A very fine place in Sotomayor square
  • Well impressive statue near the port
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