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Museo Inkariy, Urubamba

(4.7/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
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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  • We were taken to this museum by our private tour guide as part of our tour of the Sacred Valley. It sits by the man highway just outside of Urubamba on the way to Pisac. The museum does an outstanding...  more »
  • The owners of the Museum have been inspired when they created this beautiful and fun place. It is quite an experience, you'll be surprised. The kids also have fun. Do not miss it. There is a cafeteria to rest in place and a restaurant outdoors by reservation for lunch.
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  • Impressive Museum I welcome find a place so it arouses interest in visitors that already somewhat didactic tradition that leaves you intrigued is not recommended
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  • 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!
  • That's great!! He recreates scenes from the life of the major ancient civilizations of the Peru. One of the best museums facts in the region! For those who want to know more than 5000 years of civilizations in the Peru!
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  • It is one of the best thematic museums which must be viewed. Very good, impressive.
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