Museum of Indigenous Amazonian Cultures, Iquitos

(4.1/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Observe how Amazonian people interacted with animals, plants, forests, rivers, and lakes at Museum of Indigenous Amazonian Cultures. The museum invites visitors to learn more about the culture of more than 40 indigenous Amazonian tribes, specifically the Peruvian Amazon tribe. The museum features ethnographic displays and collections of clothing, feather art, ceremonial objects, musical instruments, and tools. The displays recount the religion, daily life, ceremonies, and traditions that shaped the tribes' relationships with the forest. To visit Museum of Indigenous Amazonian Cultures on your trip to Iquitos, use our Iquitos vacation planner.
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  • Clothing of the yaguas and other communities, as well as its history, way of life. It can be guided or individually since each sector there is information to view.
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  • Very good for knowing about tools and lasa weapons of the different tribes of the Amazon. Very interesting
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  • The entry I think it costs 10 soles. I paid 5 to be students. THE Museum is near the waterfront and the main square. It is also open in the evenings. It is highly recommended if you want to know and understand the culture of the Amazon.
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