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Gold Museum Tour in Lima

Available in English Hotel Pick up included

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    Approx 3 hours

  • Start time

    Start time: 2:00pm
    Duration: Approx 3 hours

  • Meeting Point
    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)
  • Ending Point

    Your hotel in Lima

Key Highlights

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

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

  • 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.

Inclusions

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

Exclusions

  • Beverages

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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