Art Museum of Lima

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Since 1960, the Art Museum, housed in the former exhibition palace built in 1872, has been home to a vast collection of Peruvian Art: Chavín, Mochica, Nazca, Tiahuanaco, Chancay and Inca ceramics, Paracas fabrics, Chimú and Mochica gold and silver jewellery, paintings by the Cuzco School (17C), furniture, objects and ornaments from the colonial and Republican eras (beautiful collection of crucifixes and fans). The visit ends with several rooms devoted to 19C and 20C artists.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Paseo Colón 125

Phone:

+51 1 2040000

Price:

12 PEN

Opening hours

10am-8pm, Sat 10am-5pm - closed Mon

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