Museum of Indigenous Amazonian Cultures, Iquitos

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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 online visit planner .
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  • Take the tour for an hour or so. The artifacts are wonderful and come from many different tribes. I was fascinated with the differences between ceremonial decorations.  more »
  • The staff very friendly. The fairly comprehensive exhibition, leave you take pictures. They even lend you a traditional costume and take you a picture with the. I recommend it
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  • During my visit to Iquitos I went to this museum. The interesting part is that you can find several sculptures resembling different amazonian tribes, all of them in real human-size... other interestin...  more »
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  • There are English explanations. Entrance fee was little bit expensive for the contents.
  • The staff was really helpfull and the museum was also well equiped and interesting.
  • Lots of information and artifacts from Amazonian tribes. Very interesting, and the English explanations are on point. Highly recommend.
  • Very interesting. It provides very good information.
  • Very informative, captions in English and Spanish
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