Pumapungo Museum and Arqueological Park - MCYP, Cuenca

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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4.2/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web
Learn about Ecuadorian history through engaging exhibits built around actual historical sites at Pumapungo Museum and Arqueological Park - MCYP. Built around a convent from Incan times, the museum guides guests through Ecuador’s history. Observe the different exhibits such as the map of inhabited areas, plant life of the area, and descriptions of the indigenous people. Behind the museum you can find a snack shop serving waffles and ice cream as well as some gardens which are nice resting places, especially if you have children. Add Pumapungo Museum and Arqueological Park - MCYP to your Cuenca travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Cuenca tourist route planner.
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  • Well is a beautiful place you can see the pumapungo site for free kids can go in but no pets allowed you can see a small zoo that they have there different types of animals like llamas condor eagles f...  read more »
  • Pumapungo (in quechua Puma gate), is located in the historic centre of Cuenca. This Inca city is in the process of recovery and restoration. It is a wonderful place of study of the Archaeological Park, where he was once the convent of the virgins of the Sun and the Temple of the Sun. Furthermore, a park Ethnobotanical where surprised to see plantations made with recovered seeds to Indians and also birds and native animals are exhibited.
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  • Beautiful place with beautiful infrastructure very old part of who we are and where we come from ideal for people who likes history
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