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Royal Tombs of Sipan Museum: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The preInca cultures here were highly developed and this museum contains the amazing artifacts from the tomb of the Moche lord of Sipan. The museum is dimly lit to enhance the displays. Take your time and enjoy this.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Suzanne T
Reviewed 26 August 2019

This modern Museum hosts the invaluable artifacts found in Huaca Rajada's Moche culture intact burials, mainly those of the Lord of Sipan and the Old Lord as well as the warrior priest. The artifacts and textiles are magnificent works of art and are presented in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Amancae
Reviewed 18 May 2019

This museum opened in 2013 is certainly well worth a visit. About 90% is in Spanish so a good guide is essential. All of the artifacts are the originals and because there is a very large collection of gold, silver and other priceless items, the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank cab68
Reviewed 30 April 2019

The photographs of the actual burial sites as they were opened and the juxtaposition of the actual artifacts found at each site is mind-blowing. Here is a case where the grave robbers had not gotten to the graves before they were discovered. It's worth a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank fl0rsy48
Reviewed 21 March 2019 via mobile

I have recently visited this museum. I was quite disappointed as most of the things has been written in Spanish. No available english translation. You can't really appreciate and learn about this culture, unless you are fluent in Spanish. I have asked to use my...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Molodaya
Reviewed 19 March 2019

This museum is a Top Ten in the world! The reason are the pieces of gold and silver that are displayed in their rooms. The Lord of Sipan, The Old Lord of Sipan and the Great Priest are in the museum. Their bodies and their...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alicia C
Reviewed 19 March 2019

Lots of historical artifacts, as well as being shown as they were laid out when found. Many different types of items, as well as much information in an easy to see and understand format.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jerrynu26
Reviewed 14 January 2019

Fabulous exhibits, cleverly laid out to take the visitor down and down, each level revealing even more treasures. Good lighting allowing you to see the smallest details, no cameras or phones (hurray!). Could have spent all day there and definitely one to 'see before you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 January 2019

Truly remarkable! such a pleasure to visit a museum without anyone trying to take photos or selfies! [you leave all bags etc in a safe deposit before entry]. The layout, taking you through the excavation, with a replica tomb at the base is a wonderful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Pippa65
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

The museum is well off the beaten track, but really is fantastic. Up there with Tutankhamun’s treasures. No cellphones or cameras at all. A must see if you’re in northern Peru!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Pippa65
14 November 2018|
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Response from hbkm | Reviewed this property |
From Chiclayo it’s only a few minutes drive away, maybe half an hour. Lambayeque is like a suburb of Chiclayo. The hotel will certainly be able to call you a taxi, so getting there and back shouldn’t be a problem.
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Response from DanielPlant | Reviewed this property |
There are, some tourism students are offering translations at the entrance. The same for Bruning Museum.
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