Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino, Santiago

Categories: Art Museums, Museums
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4.4/5 based on 3,200+ reviews on the web
Step back into South America's pre-colonial history at Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino, which celebrates the continent's indigenous cultures and covers a period of about three millennia. See tapestries, ceramics, precious metals, and powerful religious icons, and consider picking up an audio guide, available in several languages, to enhance your experience. After your tour, grab a coffee and relax at the museum's excellent courtyard cafe. Using our world travel planner, Santiago attractions like Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Me and my wife visit the Museum! Well worth visiting! You can meet many things the past who dwelt in place! For a pause has great coffee that is inside him! Highly recommended!
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  • The museum is just beside the Plaza de Armas in a stately yellow building. The exhibits are very informative and laid out well. Lots if great paintings, cultural artifacts and a very informative discu...  read more »
  • a great Museum where you can see pre-Columbian art in a nice space, is located in the historical center of the city of santiago where they can meet the ceramic and textile artifacts used in civilizations before the arrival of the Spaniards (Christopher Columbus) very recommended.
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  • Priceless pieces of historical, cultural and artistic value are on display. Well organized is both educational and interesting. Right in the heart of Santiago, near Plaza de Armas, it's a must see.
  • A good selection, but a small museum. Great view/location for pictures
  • Amazing but small collection of archaeological pieces.
  • Very nice collection and the artifacts were described very well. A definite must see while in Santiago.
  • One of the best museums in Chile. Well laid out and filled with ancient and priceless artifacts.
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