Museum of Indigenous Amazonian Cultures, Iquitos

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4.1/5 based on 110+ 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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  • Great little museum on the malecon which provides a wealth of information about the indigenous peoples across Amazonia in particular. Spread over two floors, there are plenty of artefacts, excellent e...  read more »
  • Very well preserved and explained, for those who like to know about the history and culture of iquitos, this is an essential place
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  • This museum is absolutely fantastic. While small, it presents a wealth of information in simple, straightforward displays. Displays are divided by cultural groups and some interpretive information is ...  read more »
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