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Museo Inka, Cusco

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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3.9/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web
With a neatly and informatively displayed permanent collection, Museo Inka lets you learn about the culture and civilization that rose here in the early 13th century, dominating the region until the Spanish arrival in the late 16th century. Set in a site containing ancient Incan foundations, the museum showcases a good array of artifacts, including jewelry, pottery, textiles, and mummies, as well as educational models and reconstructions. Buy handicrafts made onsite by highland Andeans employing traditional weaving and carving methods to make pieces that represent excellent souvenir ideas. Using our custom trip planner, Cusco attractions like Museo Inka can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Museum pays a lot of attention to historical sites. has a number of mummies and especially many drinking cups, beautifully decorated. There is an inca woman who gives a weaving demonstration, in which you realize that every handmade cloth a work of months, especially if there are many figures in preventing
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  • An exception class on the Inca Empire. Has a wealth of details about the history of this people. Worth knowing him prior of tours to archaeological sites.
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  • Very cool, when you get there if you tell, you expect form groups and have a guide who accompanies you, there's a lot of good stuff, including the pre inca population. Valley super worth the local culture
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  • As seems to be common I couldn't take any photos inside. That being said it's a stunningly complete look at pre-Incan to Incan history and world be excellent for school kids and any visitor interested in hour this great empire rise and fell
  • Small museum that is definitely worth the entrance fee. Pre-inca and info on other sites not just Macho Picchu. Lovely setting. Not all exhibits translated into English. Mummies were cool!
  • Old school little museum. We really loved it. Especially liked the mummies and learning bits of history I didn't know. I learned a lot and appreciated the museum's laid back vibe in a lovely old building with a central courtyard.
  • Amazing history of all Peruvian culture, Qechwa, Nazca, Inka...beautiful relics. Only 10 Sols
  • Awesome artifacts describing how the incas built Machu Picchu (without the help of the aliens) worth the visit if you already went to Machu Picchu. 10 soles
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