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Museo De La Coca

Closed Now: 09:00 - 19:00
Open today: 09:00 - 19:00
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Interesting History

Very interesting to discover the history of Coca in this quaint little museum. Most displays are in... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Jochoc
,
Blacktown, Australia
via mobile
"Bean to bar"

We are a family of four. We did the "Bean to bar" workshop and had a blast. It took two hours and... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
bdaltybenn
,
Uxbridge, Canada
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“gift shop”(10 reviews)
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Plazoleta San Blas 618, Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a super interesting little place which we stumbled upon by accident. The entry is s /10, but it includes a coca candy and a cup of coca tea, so it seemed like a great value! There was lots of information about the mythology,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kira B
Reviewed 12 November 2018

When you know how Incas take care their spirit, you have to know more about this sacred plant, visit this museum guys.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank matthew c
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Very interesting to discover the history of Coca in this quaint little museum. Most displays are in English and there is a little Shop with lots of Coca products. Worth the 10 sol entry.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jochoc
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Got a free perk from our tour operator to participate in the chocolate workshop. Expected the worst but was pleasantly surprised- it was a real blast! Our leader (Gill?) was an hilarious stand-up comedian. Go for it if you can afford the time.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sam W
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We were surprised that there were so many people in such a small buidling. It was almost impossible to get through the doors. But I totally understand this....because CHOCOLATE!! This isn't as much of a museum as it was a tourist shop. We were able...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Iamkay
Reviewed 17 September 2018

I brought pisco sour with coca leaves to Switzerland. I was stopped on the border and pisco was confiscated for a drug test. Now it turned out that I have to pay a huge fine for bringing illegal substances even though I was ensured that...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Anna Z
Reviewed 5 September 2018

small store selling regional chocolates from around Peru. I would not think it's a museum at all......

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrea K
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Get a nice warm delicous hot cocoa drink here. It is situated on the Plazoleta San Blas road which is the road we took many times from Plaza de Armas to the San Blas area. The counter guy let us sample various chocolates and gave...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Minnie S
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We are a family of four. We did the "Bean to bar" workshop and had a blast. It took two hours and we got to take home a bunch of chocolates we made. The host/chef was hilarious and my family now has several slang terms...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bdaltybenn
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

It was great fun to make your own chocolate and hot chocolate by peeling, roasting and grinding. It’s good value for money as you also get to take away what you’ve made.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brett0401
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