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Museo Arqueologico Nacional Bruning

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Calle Huamachuco, Lambayeque, Peru
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The museum reviews the history of the region along the years and the old cultures and the differences in the crafts, mostly ceramics and metals. On the downside, there is not much information and in most cases other than seeing the exhibitions you don't get...More

Thank Ofek O
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Brüning is a smaller version of Sipan, just one block walking away. It is a nice stroll from one to the other. Nice presentation, nice collection and they allow you to photograph everything! It is a good idea to do first this museum and then...More

Thank GoneForLong
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Not large, but very good exhibitions of chi but and Mochica culture, pre Inca, with nice timelines and exhibits showing differences in the artifacts over time. Nice mummified exhibit, many pots and artifacts. Close to Lambayeque center park and old city. Well worth the stop....More

Thank JeffreyK
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This museum holds large collection of pre-Inca pottery and gold pieces. Pieces were collected and acquired by a German explorer, Brunning. Get a tour guide to get the most out of the collections and history. Entrance fee is 8 soles, sound $2.75 USD

Thank p26duque
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

The Museum is in Lambayeque, close to the Sican and Sipan Museums, about half an hour by taxi form Chiclayo. ALl these museums are worth visiting to understand the Northern pre Inka civilizations of Peru and their outstanding pottery. Most of the exhibits were collected...More

Thank Amancae
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Well organized museum, with a lot of learning tables and good display of pre-Inca culture relics. Definitely worth a visit while in Lambayeque or Chiclayo

Thank roberto_dalmasso
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Here you'll find a very interesting exposition of a large collection of pieces of our national treasure, not just Moshe culture but other too. For kids and teenagers will be a fascinating experience and will let them see and learn how our ancient culture were...More

Thank Rrebatah
Reviewed 7 May 2017

There are more than just the Inca in Peru. Fantastic insight into the history of the coast over 4000 years ago. Artifacts, history, legend, and more. A great place to combine with the museo de tumbas reales de sipan across the carretera! Wow. Boats, foods,...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The Bruning Museum is a private collection of many artifacts from the Mochica, Chimu and Wari culture. In its various rooms you will be able to observe exquisite works of art in goldsmithery, in gold and silver. Also there is the lady of chornancap, whose...More

Thank elCabllero
Reviewed 3 November 2016

After going thru the Museum Reales de Sipan, I went to this museum. Great displays, interesting scenes of various aspects of those civilizations, fishing, homelife, spinning and weaving, pottery making. Great pottery displays plus an adults only erotica section!

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