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Museo Quechua

Closed Now: 09:00 - 20:00
Open today: 09:00 - 20:00
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Excelente, hermoso, neat, pretty, a propper museum

I love this Museum. this is one of my favourites in Cuzco. It is free to enter. I have seen that... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
VictorinoffH1
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Cusco Region, Peru
Lovely Museum

The museum was gorgeous and our guide was friendly, knowledgeable, attentive and engaging. The... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Jennerik
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“small museum”(12 reviews)
“free entry”(7 reviews)
“gift shop”(4 reviews)
About
Museo Quechua is a museum next door to the Famous Qorikancha temple that shows 3000 years of history and culture of the Quechua cultura, We are focused geographically on the Cusco Valley and its inhabitants that includes Inkas, pre-Inkas and present...more
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Calle Zetas 109 | Junto al Templo Santo Domingo, Cusco 00518, Peru
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+51 974 790 301
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this Museum. this is one of my favourites in Cuzco. It is free to enter. I have seen that they always change their collection and it is impressive to see so much talented artist in Cuzco. Este museo es hermos, muy cuidado, muy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Wamanhotel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo Quechua, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Estimado Victorino. Gracias por visitarnos, nos dio mucho gusto recibirlo y mostrar que en Cusco tenemos mucho mas de nuestra...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

The museum was gorgeous and our guide was friendly, knowledgeable, attentive and engaging. The coffee shop and fountain were a great stop afterwards. I understand about the gift shop aspect some people complain about but I felt it was more of a way of showcasing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jennerik
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

This “museum” is quite nice but in my experience more a shop. There are price tags on most items and an employee walked with me to sell stuff. And prices are quite high, I saw books with the usd price crossed through and they sold...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank zuppiat
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

It's a store masquerading as a museum, which seems to be a popular business tactic recently. Throw in a couple very small exhibits and some new chotskies made to look old and quickly transition into sweaters, scarves and gifts. That said, it was an ok...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The sign at the entrance on plaza Santa Domingo says "free entrance 3000 anos de historia". What have you got to loose, so we went in. What a surprise!! This private museo is well lit,beautiful displays of agriculture,weaving, textiles, carvings, and more. As you walk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Amazing to see the culture and also it has a nice store for gifts, books and all related to the Quechua culture. I loved it and the guide was a local girl who knew everything,

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David V
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Quechua refers to the indigenous people of Peru and other South American countries and this charming museum showcases the life and history of the Quechua people and of Peru. We were guided through the museum by Erika. She was very friendly and pleasant and she...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank xtn
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Very nice little museum with friendly guides. IF you have time to spare, please visit. Guide very knowledgeable about Quechua history.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mierthiel
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This was a great museum to visit- mostly because the staff were very well -informed and took the time to share valuable and interesting information about the history of Quechua, and also it's relevance in the present-day. Un gran museo para visitar- los empleos era...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sukha9
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This museum features a few vignettes of quecha life. It is really just a front for a shop at the end of the tour

Date of experience: August 2018
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Dear Daniele. Yes, it is open every day of the week throughout the year. regards. German C.
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Dear Brein. It is open from 09:00am to 21:00pm. Regards. German C.
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