Museo Momias Chinchorro, Arica
(4.6/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Explore petroglyphs, pottery, textiles, mummies, and even olives at Museo Momias Chinchorro. Partnered with the university, the museum shows the cultural and anthropological development of the region over the past 10,000 years. The museum is best known for its exhibit on Chinchorro mummies--mummified remains of people of the South American chinchorro culture that lived in Peru and Chile, the world's oldest mummies. Explore exhibits on the textiles and clothing of highland shepherds and their hunting equipment, petroglyphs of pre-Hispanic art, and the historical production of olives. Use our Arica trip itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Museo Momias Chinchorro and other attractions in Arica.
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  • Beautiful museum that worth knowing... place not to be missed. Learn about our culture and admire the different techniques, make us asombremos skills that kept.
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  • This is one of the Northern culture. The Museum is very cute, just lack that information panels are available in English. I loved the Azapa Valley.
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  • It is a place which based its attractions in the own mummies more old ones of the world must pay the transfer but is worth
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