Museo de Antropologia de Salta, Salta

(3.6/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Come face to face with millennia-old mummies at Museo de Antropologia de Salta. The attractive museum displays the less-than-ideally conserved mummies, as well as a range of artifacts from the indigenous peoples who lived around Salta before colonization. Climb up a steep hill to get to the museum, which also serves as a scientific research institute and regulatory body in the fields of archeology and paleontology. Bring a Spanish speaker along with you, as the museum doesn't offer any information in English. Use our Salta vacation builder to arrange your visit to Museo de Antropologia de Salta and other attractions in Salta.
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  • While not displeased with our visit there was really just one large room and not any why near the information we expected to see. Does a reasonable hod on showing providing info on NW Argentina cultur...  more »
  • The mummies were amazing. We like the upstairs section with the descriptions of the various volcanoes.  more »
  • already had said rather I love visit them museums because I love that feeling of thinking that can put me in the history a while... If that is something that you called it attention... then have to visit this place!
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  • Very interesting.
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  • It is an interesting Museum, it seems to me that you need a bit of assistance, has or had a mummy, it was unfortunately not cared, you should go to see it.
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  • A good place, but needs urgent maintenance.
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