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Step back into South America's pre-colonial history at Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino, which celebrates the continent's indigenous cultures and covers a period of about three millennia. See tapestries, ceramics, precious metals, and powerful religious icons, and consider picking up an audio guide, available in several languages, to enhance your experience. After your tour, grab a coffee and relax at the museum's excellent courtyard cafe. Put Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino into our Santiago trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino Reviews
This museum is great and if you have limited time, do include it. The cafe is super with lovely contemporary and quick food and service. The museum is world class and has a brilliant collection well c... more »
This well presented museum takes the visit through the various stages of migration to and from central and south America from pre-history to post-Columbian times giving an insight into how the regions... more »
It's an amazing experience and a learning opportunity that every chilean should experience. The multitude of artifacts and the bilingual descriptions make of the museum a must see in the museum's route in Santiago. I highly recommend visiting the interactive experience, you won't regret it.
Very interesting permanent exhibitions on indigenous art and lifestyles, with explanations in both Spanish and English. Good range from different cultures from all Latin America. Free 1st Sunday of each month!
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