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Museo Etnografico Andres Barbero

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Address: Avda Espana 217, Asuncion, Paraguay
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+595 21 441696

This museum has a great collection of indigenous artwork.

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interesting and unique museum

The museum wasn't easy to find, because there isn't really a sign outside, and the city map we got from the hotel had it incorrectly located. Once we did find it we originally... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2015
Santiago, Chile
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Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

The museum wasn't easy to find, because there isn't really a sign outside, and the city map we got from the hotel had it incorrectly located. Once we did find it we originally thought it was closed, because the entry was padlocked. However, the sign said "Abierto" and there was a bell to ring. So we rang the bell and... More 

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Reviewed 27 September 2013

Not much to rescue this little out of the way museum. It is on the edge of being in the center, so only go there if you have NOTHING else to do. The collection does include a series of photographs which are pretty cool - taken in the fifties of Chaco tribes' ceremonies (you can probably find these online -... More 

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Winchester VA
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Reviewed 27 February 2013

This small collection within a small, hidden library does not receive many visitors. The items are mainly indigenous and include burial urns, feathered costumes, canoes, weapons and other relics. We loved it!

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