Museo de Instrumentos Musicales, La Paz

(4.6/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
A real treat for impassioned music lovers, Museo de Instrumentos Musicales boasts the most complete collection of instruments in the nation. You could spend hours exploring the seven rooms holding over 2,000 items, including percussion, string, and wind pieces. Look for the more unusual devices like volcanic rock flutes, guitars made from armadillos, and a panpipe made from palm leaf. Children may be interested in the interactive exhibit, where visitors can play ancient instruments made from wood, bone, turtle shells, and toucan beaks. With our custom trip planner, La Paz attractions like Museo de Instrumentos Musicales can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • The Museum may lie in the most colonial city street, but we're not sure to navigate by skipping the step. The entrance fee is really very low and really having a good time to discover the richness of Bolivian and international instruments. Can even be fun to try out a few instruments.
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  • At least five rooms full of South American instruments, plus a room of international instruments and miniatures, this was a very interesting place to visit. Different music plays as you enter each roo...  more »
  • The place is perfect to go with children. They can play some instruments! For The musician and not musician it nice to spend 1 hour there. 
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  • A nice and very cheap experience. It won't take much more than a hour to visit this place and I think it's worth your time.
  • Good collection of musical instruments from all over the world. Partial because some exhibits were donated by my family :-).
  • A perfect musical place. Museum with automatic sound and light.
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