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Museo Maximo Laura, Cusco
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Discover the revered output of a modern Peruvian great at Museo Maximo Laura, dedicated to the life and works of Maximo Laura, a world-renowned tapestry and textile artist whom the government declared an "Amauta (Grand Master) and National Human Treasure" in 2010. Fusing traditional Peruvian elements with modern art, Laura's colorful style incorporates symbolism, ancestral weaving techniques, myths, and rituals. Bring your visit alive with a guided tour in English as you enjoy Laura's abstract and visually arresting designs. By using our Cusco itinerary builder, you can arrange your visit to Museo Maximo Laura and other attractions in Cusco.
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  • A good Museum, impressive work. really beautiful. Loom is designed to add an authentic atmosphere. Visit. Exhibits are worth it to look at them.
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  • I know when I travel I like to see how the people live now, not in some stereotype of the past packaged for tourists. Maximo Laura has fused the traditional Peruvian weaving techniques and colors with...  more »
  • Maximo is one of the most daughter after South American artists and this museum does an amazing job of showing off why he is. 
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  • Exquisite taste and very refined
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