The Austin-Lima Sister Cities Committee focuses on providing cultural and humanitarian exchange opportunities for citizens of both cities.
Lima, the capital of Peru, is its largest city. Lima is a center of finance and industry and is home to the Callao seaport. The Historic Center of Lima, which encompasses many of Lima’s historic monuments, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Austin Community College summer study abroad program in Lima focused on archeology, anthropology, and culture
Fiesta Patrias celebrations
Annual exhibition of Peruvian art
Donation of supplies to schools in Lima
Please contact Carol Hayman for more information about the Austin-Lima sister city relationship