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Museo De La Coca

Plazoleta San Blas 618, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 501020
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Who knew? Great!!

Stumbled upon this little museum and it was a little gem! Lots of history, artifacts and products... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Port Hawkesbury, Canada
via mobile
More gift shop than museum

This museum has free entry for a reason, it takes about ten minutes to walk through, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“small museum” (11 reviews)
“gift shop” (7 reviews)
“worth a visit” (9 reviews)
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Plazoleta San Blas 618, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 501020
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this little museum and it was a little gem! Lots of history, artifacts and products for sale. Who knew the history of Coca was so interesting! Free admission too,,

Thank 944michelem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum has free entry for a reason, it takes about ten minutes to walk through, the information given is interesting but often poorly translated and before you know it you're in a reasonably priced gift shop full of coca products that you may or...More

Thank PatrickVogel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish we had more time to take a class. The visit was lots of fun and included a brief history of how chocolate is made and a yummy taste testing experience.

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

very nice place to learn the culture of the Incas about coca and its derivatives, located 5 minutes from the main square

Thank Xivich
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This museum was just a few rooms on the store to entice you to the store. The store had a number of free samples and class that you could take at an extra cost. Still worth stopping at.

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This museum is really run down and not very informative. Our group found multiple inaccuracies and assumptions. You could learn more valuable information by just googling the history of coca and Peru.

Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This wee spot is easy to find, & definitely worth a visit. Coca exhibits are interesting. Samples are delicious. The friendly staff is eager to help. When we visited there was a small children's cooking class going on! Have a cup of coca & sit...More

Thank evelynhazzard
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Someone has put a lot of thought and effort into how to make coca the topic of a museum exhibit, lauding it's qualities while integrating the legacy as the ingredient of cocaine. Ultimately, it's a successful exhibit for a reasonable ticket price.

Thank All_Things_Seen
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We wanted to take a cooking class and saw we cook learn about chocolate and then make some. Gladys explained about how the bean is harvested , fermented and then shipped. We roasted the bean , ground the bean tasted it and saw how even...More

Thank Jacqueline R
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This museum has a breakdown of everything coca and cocaine from happy Incas chewing on coca leaves to first ever recorded snorting coke case to celebrities such as Freddy Mercury story about his falling of love in cocaine. The good, the bad, the everything. Also...More

Thank marvah
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