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Museo Carlos Dreyer, Puno

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Museo Carlos Dreyer showcases an eclectic collection of art and archeological relics. Founded by Carlos Dreyer, a German-born painter and art enthusiast, the museum hosts his collection of paintings and artifacts. Learn about the history of Puno by viewing items from the pre-Incan, Incan, and colonial era. View the three preserved mummies, excavated from the nearby Sillustani archeological site, or check out the weapons, stonework, gold items, and other trinkets from ancient Peruvian civilizations. Upstairs you can admire paintings and sculptures made by various local artists during the colonial era. Using our online itinerary creator, Puno attractions like Museo Carlos Dreyer can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Despite its name only contains a painting of Carlos Dreyer and a few photos in white and black of some of his other works. Brings some others works of friends painters yours and some parts archaeological that the authorities have coupled in your House to exhibit them.
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  • It is not an anthropological museum but has interesting pieces, is a good visit in the Centre of Puno
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  • This museum is just off the Plaza de Armas, and is worthy of a visit if you are into museums. If you aren't, you may consider missing this one. There is a small section of pre-Inca culture pottery and...  more »
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