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Museo Huacas de Moche, Trujillo

Categories: Ruins, Tourist Spots
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4.8/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web
When visiting the desert's two ancient temples, don't miss Museo Huacas de Moche, a museum showcasing artifacts recovered from the archaeological sites. Once the capital of the Moche culture, which thrived in the area from 100-600 CE, the temple complex has fascinated archaeologists and historians for years. The state-of-the-art museum--designed in a similar pyramid shape--houses some of the best finds from the temples,. Admire ceramics and ornate textiles, and learn about the Moche people, their way of life, traditions, and beliefs. Plan your visit to Museo Huacas de Moche and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Trujillo holiday planner.
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  • If you visit "las Huacas", you should visit this museum too. Conveniently located some steps from Huaca de la Luna, you will learn more about Mochica culture and history. It's a must 
  • great information, very tidy and clear. spacious and well lit, all information is available in English
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  • studying the moche culture is actually stunning by his knowledge of the spiritual world and divine, dominion over the lunar cycles for planting and harvesting of food
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