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Casa Garcilaso

Plaza Regocijo | at the corner of Garcilaso and Heladeros, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 223245
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
15 May 2017
“Great guide!”
25 Jun 2017
“Part historical museum, part dedicated to Garcilaso”
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Plaza Regocijo | at the corner of Garcilaso and Heladeros, Cusco, Peru
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+51 84 223245
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Interesting if you want to learn the history of one of Cuzco more famous sons that had a lot of influence both in Cusco as well as in Spain with his writings and novels both of the New world and the old world. Interesting building...More

1  Thank Ricardo B
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

The museum is divided in different parts, only the first one was very well presented. The rest of the visit was still very interesting thanks to our great guide, Hugo.

Thank Severine M
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

This Casa of the Inca Garcilaso is included on the Tourist Ticket (see Museum of Regional History). Small overall but includes some interesting exhibits. I didn't know the history of this inca-spanish chronicler but the casa provides information ans a short movie about his life...More

Thank TomasEC
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

This museum exhibits an interesting collection of archaeological objects from pre-Inca and Inca culture. It provides a well constructed illustration of the natural and archaeological history of Cusco and the Sacred Valley. It also has a collection of colonial paintings and furniture. It tells about...More

Thank Amy V
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

Room was amazing and the location is the best, it was warm, friendly, quite and the service and staff were exceptional, the service was excellent and the staff was very friendly, helpful and attentive. The Hotel is however very recommended.

Thank kimy v
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Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

It's a tiny little museum, good for a quick cultural outing. The first flor was very enjoyable and we could learn a lot about the prehispanic Peruvian peoples, but the second flor was just Christian sacred art, with all the white-washed saints and their pink...More

Thank Lucianadgm
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Reviewed 27 March 2008

At this museum you can find several items from the Inca Empire, but unfortunately you won't receive information about Garcilaso de la Vega, the owner of this house and an important cronist of the Inca Culture. I was a little disappointed about this museum, the...More

3  Thank Laugol
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