Parque Kennedy - Parque Central de Miraflores

Parque Kennedy - Parque Central de Miraflores

Parque Kennedy - Parque Central de Miraflores
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Located in the heart of Miraflores, this park displays local art and jewelry and makes a great place for a family dinner or an ice cream treat.
Duration: < 1 hour
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  • Ben F
    Bloomington, Indiana1,479 contributions
    The Place to Be
    You never know the sights you’ll find, the people you’ll watch, or the experiences you’ll remember here. The bulk of Lima’s social and Vitamin D scene is arguably centered around Kennedy and 7 de Junio. The clean, safe grounds will quickly invite you in and make you crave for your return.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled solo
    Written July 14, 2023
  • GBJ-Cookies
    South Shields, United Kingdom1,582 contributions
    Cats
    Basically two seperate parks in the centre of Miraflores surrounded by shops, restaurants and bars. Artists sell their goods here while the parks cats are the real stars of the show. If you are peckish treat yourself to some famous picarones, freshly made donuts. The grounds are well maintained and security patrols keep a watchful eye over the park.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written July 20, 2023
  • brmusicman
    Chicago, Illinois3,191 contributions
    Lots of cats in this quirky park…
    This is a quirky little park in Lima, an easy walk from the hotels in Miraflores. The main feature of the park: CATS! Lots of them. They appear to be cared for by the locals, despite living outside. They’re friendly and pretty funny to watch. The park was in great condition, a nice little patch of green in the busy city. City workers were busy cleaning and planting and the like during our visit, a sign of the pride that Lima takes in its public areas. Probably not a must-do for your visit (unless you’re really into cats), but it was a fun little diversion in our day.
    Visited November 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written December 8, 2023
  • Christian M
    Copenhagen, Denmark4,030 contributions
    That was the Cat's Meow!?
    Parque Kennedy itself isn't particularly thrilling. It's a tree-lined city square without major attractions. But then you spot the cats. Lots of friendly, lazy, relaxed cats. And believe it or not, they are wild cats that authorities provide food and water for, creating a safe haven for them. A nice thought. If you or your kids enjoy cats that purr when you pet them on the belly and behind the ear, Parque Kennedy is worth a quick visit. Lima's elegant, quiet cathedral is right next door and also deserves a little visit. Rarely have I seen more genuinely praying people than here. Whether they're praying for themselves or the cats, we don't know.
    Visited January 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written January 31, 2024
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Christian M
Copenhagen, Denmark4,030 contributions
Jan 2024 • Couples
Parque Kennedy itself isn't particularly thrilling. It's a tree-lined city square without major attractions.

But then you spot the cats. Lots of friendly, lazy, relaxed cats. And believe it or not, they are wild cats that authorities provide food and water for, creating a safe haven for them. A nice thought.

If you or your kids enjoy cats that purr when you pet them on the belly and behind the ear, Parque Kennedy is worth a quick visit.

Lima's elegant, quiet cathedral is right next door and also deserves a little visit. Rarely have I seen more genuinely praying people than here.

Whether they're praying for themselves or the cats, we don't know.
Written January 31, 2024
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advcards
Reno, NV3,582 contributions
Jan 2024 • Couples
Lots of cats we counted over 30 in our stroll through the park and they do have some restrooms not the cleanest ever but definitely restrooms. There’s also a little plaza park right next to it so it really doubles the size.
Written January 24, 2024
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Stacy S
Salem, OR21 contributions
Dec 2023 • Family
For our son, the cat lover, this place was paradise. There’s so many cute, friendly kittens there. We were very careful about petting them, but they were super fun to look at. Beautiful park and a beautiful day.
Written December 20, 2023
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

brmusicman
Chicago, IL3,191 contributions
Nov 2023 • Friends
This is a quirky little park in Lima, an easy walk from the hotels in Miraflores.

The main feature of the park: CATS! Lots of them. They appear to be cared for by the locals, despite living outside. They’re friendly and pretty funny to watch.

The park was in great condition, a nice little patch of green in the busy city. City workers were busy cleaning and planting and the like during our visit, a sign of the pride that Lima takes in its public areas.

Probably not a must-do for your visit (unless you’re really into cats), but it was a fun little diversion in our day.
Written December 8, 2023
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Juan J G
Miami, FL174 contributions
Nov 2023 • Couples
Colonial style park centrally located and surrounded by restaurants and shops. The park is unique in the sense that there are dozens of street cats that live there, they are fed by locals and tourist and they are friendly and liked to be pet. Currently a section of the park is having a book fair where you can find almost any book that you can think of.
Written November 26, 2023
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Scribblegrl
New York City, NY4 contributions
Sept 2023 • Couples
So many cute kitties!! And they're very food motivated, so bring them a yummy snack and watch as they climb all over you!
Written September 30, 2023
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meurquidi
La Paz, Bolivia118 contributions
Aug 2023 • Couples
There is not really that much to see in the park… except lots of kittens willing to play with you. Must see for cat lovers.

You can also help feed the kittens while they wait to be adopted.
Written August 14, 2023
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Rob M
Barrhead, Canada43 contributions
Jul 2023 • Family
The kids were missing our cat. We found a park fully of very friendly, well-behaved felines. The cats seemed to like the attention and when they had enough wandered out of reach into the flower beds.
Written July 30, 2023
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GBJ-Cookies
South Shields, UK1,582 contributions
Jun 2023 • Couples
Basically two seperate parks in the centre of Miraflores surrounded by shops, restaurants and bars. Artists sell their goods here while the parks cats are the real stars of the show. If you are peckish treat yourself to some famous picarones, freshly made donuts.
The grounds are well maintained and security patrols keep a watchful eye over the park.
Written July 20, 2023
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

Ben F
Bloomington, IN1,479 contributions
Jun 2023 • Solo
You never know the sights you’ll find, the people you’ll watch, or the experiences you’ll remember here. The bulk of Lima’s social and Vitamin D scene is arguably centered around Kennedy and 7 de Junio. The clean, safe grounds will quickly invite you in and make you crave for your return.
Written July 14, 2023
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

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