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Gold Museum Tour in Lima

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Key facts

Where: Lima , Peru Duration: Approx 3 hours

Highlights

  • See a dazzling array of gold artifacts of ancient Peruvian civilizations
  • This is one of the world′s largest private collection

Overview

One of the world’s largest private collections, Lima’s Gold Museum displays a dazzling array of pre-Columbian gold, silver and copper work of art. Created by Peru’s innovative metal-smiths, they range from the civilizations of Paracas, Chavin, Nazca, Moche, Wari, Lambayeque and Chimu to Inca. The museum also houses a collection of antique firearms from around the world.

Itinerary

This tour is available in two options: coach and private. The private option offers you greater convenience and flexibility of time.

You will be picked up from your hotel in Lima and taken in an air-conditioned vehicle for a sightseeing tour of Lima’s Gold Museum. A bilingual guide (English/Spanish) will accompany you on this tour.

The Gold Museum houses the private collection of Peruvian diplomat Miguel Mujica Gallo, and is one of Peru’s largest collections of Pre Hispanic art. From intricate artwork and fine craftsmanship to the sheer weight and richness of each piece, the museum will captivate you. Stroll amidst the gold, silver and bronze relics of civilizations ranging from the Paracas, Chavin, Nazca, Moche, Wari, Lambayeque and Chimu to Inca. See the gold embroidered ponchos, hundred of gold plates, masks, pottery, intricate weaving, fine textiles and a huge collection of unusual firearms.

At the end of the tour, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Lima.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

Approx 3 hours

Start time

Start time: 1400h (2:00pm)
Duration: Approx 3 hours

Meeting point

Your hotel in Lima. (Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)

Ending point

Your hotel in Lima

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick- up and drop-off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned private vehicle or coach
  • Private guide/driver (English-speaking)
  • Lunch

Exclusions

  • Beverages

Please note

Exact pick-up time depends on the location of the hotel
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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