Bruning Archaeological Museum, Lambayeque

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History buffs love Bruning Archaeological Museum, a preeminent museum focusing on the nation's pre-Hispanic era. Explore the collection of Hans Heinrich Bruning, a German anthropologist of Peruvian history and collector of antiquities from Incan and precolonial civilization. You'll see displays of ceramics, mummies, artifacts, and textiles that date back around 5,000 years. Pay special attention to the room that holds Bruning's photography and findings of the era for extra insight into his methods. To visit Bruning Archaeological Museum and other attractions in Lambayeque, use our Lambayeque vacation planner.
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  • Describes the different stages of evolution of the man who populated the Peru, it has three floors, there was a room related to sexuality in the old settler of this area.
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  • Nice Museum that makes us feel very proud of our heritage, very good experience visit this family, everything, very well signposted,!
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  • The Bruning Museum is a private collection of many artifacts from the Mochica, Chimu and Wari culture. In its various rooms you will be able to observe exquisite works of art in goldsmithery, in gold ...  more »
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  • Quite fun
  • Very good display of the pre-Inca Moche culture. It has an area with their huacos in homage to sex.
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  • Very good Museum
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  • Interesting museo👍✌
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  • Just come and you won't regret it
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