Some of the best pre Columbian artifacts you will see anywhere. Separate Pre Colombian erotic art section. A beautiful peaceful setting, with a great restaurant too! Spend a couple of hours or the whole afternoon.
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We visited with four children, ages 15, 13, 9 and 6. The museum offered us a tour catering to children of various ages and it was a big hit. They have a beautiful collection of ceramics and tapestries. Quite possibly the best in Perú. The...More
Great place! You can book a private tour at the Reception Desk (we had to wait 1 hour, but that was fine). It cost 30./S for two. I highly recommend the restaurant - excellent food, atmosphere and service. Manuel and Jesao were awesome. Wonderful afternoon...More
Prepare to spend at least 2 hours to walk through all the exhibition rooms even without a guide. Fascinating information and great collections everywhere. Must visit their garden café if time permits--a truly beautiful place.
My daughter and I visited Museo Larco today. The Museum is beautiful with an amazing collection of pre-Columbian art, beautiful gardens, and a wonderful restaurant. Gabriella was our tour guide and she was wonderful. She spoke excellent English, was extremely knowledgeable about the collection. We...More
You'll find an amazing art collection that will most likely impress you quite a bit. For me, it was a perfect start in my Peru trip as I went to the museum in a private tour on my second day. Afterwards, I felt equipped to...More
Our visit to Larco museum was included in a private tour. The grounds were gorgeous, beautiful flowering trees and amazing cacti. The museum was well curated. We ate at the cafe and enjoyed their delicious seafood and friendly and attentive staff.
Go to this museum before visiting other museums in Lima, Peru to obtain a well rounded view of Indian life and history. This private collection by a man who dedicated his life researching Peru history is outstanding. The place describes each exhibit in various languages...More