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Museo Inkariy, Urubamba

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At Museo Inkariy, a journey through 10,000 years of Peruvian culture and history. Opening its doors in 2015 after 13 years of developing the project, the museum aims for a comprehensive, entertaining, and educational tour through various Peruvian cultures, including the Inca Empire but also weaving through the Chavin, Nazca, Mochica, and Wari periods among others. Dress, customs, and iconic scenes are all recreated and examined in detail from each different period, giving you quite a thorough education in Peruvian history. For Museo Inkariy and beyond, use our Urubamba travel itinerary maker to get the most from your Urubamba vacation.
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  • The museum is very well designed and informative. They teach you about all of the Pre-Columbian groups who lived in Peru. The setup is great- for each culture you first walk through a room filled with...  more »
  • I was not expecting much of this private museum away from everything sitting in a field. I was blown away by the detail and work that makes this museum one of the highlights of our 23 day trip to Sout...  more »
  • This is a very good place to stop and visit the views from here are very beautiful ,also there is a very important ruins very close to the museum call Urco it is a temple where the ancient ones use to...  more »
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  • Great museum
  • This is a must stop visit prior to going to Machu Picchu. It puts the ruins in perspective.
  • Learn about pre-inca tribes in a brand new museum, just outside of Calca. Well worth a visit!
  • Great museum!
  • Very educational and realistic built museum. We learned a lot about Peru's history here.
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