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Plaza San Martin
Peru

Plaza San Martín is dedicated to Peru's liberator from Spanish hegemony and 1st president, José Francisco de San Martín. The monument in the center of the square shows him victoriously riding on his horse. It was created by Spanish sculptor Mariano Benlliure.

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