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Museu Historico Regional, Cusco

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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4/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web
Travel from pre-Incan cultures to the colonial period at Museu Historico Regional, a small but popular museum. Situated in the original house of colonial-era poet Garcilaso de la Vega, the museum showcases in chronological order collections of pre-Incan, Incan, and colonial relics. Step back in time and view ceramics, textiles, tools, musical instruments, and other ancient artifacts, including a well-preserved mummy from the Nazca culture. Admire the colonial architecture, wander the peaceful courtyard, and observe period paintings, furniture, coins, and documents. To visit Museu Historico Regional and other attractions in Cusco, use our Cusco vacation generator.
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  • Included in the tourist ticket, this is a very nice museum, it would be 1 hour well spent, guidance is included and you learn a lot about Cusco, the Incas, the colonial times, a little bit about gastr...  read more »
  • As part of the combined tourist ticket it's worth popping into this museum but it doesn't really tell you anything you can't find out at better museums (eg Museo Larco in Lima). Some nice paintings an...  read more »
  • The Museum tells the history of Cusco and the entry is included in the ticket, and the tour is free, it's worth a visit if you have has available.
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  • I liked it
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  • Very interesting and nice
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  • Dos museus presentes no Boleto Turístico de Cusco, de longe o melhor - explicações didáticas nos painéis, boa apresentação das peças e ambiente modernizado
  • A very good Museum. It is worth to explore it.
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  • Very interesting and the tour is very cute
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