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Museo de sitio Huaca Rajada - Sipan

Sipan, Chiclayo 14000, Peru
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Chiclayo Private Archeological Tour: Huaca Rajada, Tucume and Sipan Royal Tombs
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Sipan, Chiclayo 14000, Peru
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We visited the Museum and the Huaca, where the important burial of the Lord of Sipan and other rulers and members of the Moche elite were found. The Museum is located about 1 hr. from Chiclayo by taxi. It exhibits around a 100 of Moche...More

1  Thank Amancae
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

This museum is well worth a visit - as much as the archeological site where the tomb of Lord Sipan was found. Highly recommend it!

Thank Gabrielle C
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Don't miss it when in north Peru. Very rich in artifacts from Sipan. We had the pleasure to visit it with a knowledgeable guide who made it an unforgettable visit

2  Thank ahva63
Reviewed 6 May 2017

First you walk along the site and see all that is here and then you go into the museum that explains the site and shows copies of what was found. Puts everything in context and is well worth the time. Would be interesting to see...More

1  Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This museum is on the site of the huaca at Sipan where all the gems in the Museum in Lambayeque were taken from. The museum traces the history of the people in the area and the indigenous of the country. The first section is in...More

1  Thank TheProdigitalSon
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Although the Mueso Tumbas Reales in Lambayeque holds the main collection of the Señor the Sipan grave, one has to visit this museum and Huac (or pyramid), where the tomb was found, to have an idea of the magnitude of the discovery.

Thank Jean D
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

While it is impressive, much of the overall archeological site remains buried and not excavated. So it's a bit of a waste as we wish there was more to see. The actual museum where they have placed the Lord of Sipan's archeological finds are impressive,...More

Thank RachelLeePuah
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Great museum, almost everything has English descriptions. Definitely my high light of Lambayeque. The entrance for students (with Isic) is only 3 soles which also include archeological site. Don't miss it.

Thank Anastasia K
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is an amazing museum! The collection is incredible: huge and nicely displayed. Most descriptions are in Spanish only; however, a few have English translations as well.I wish I had had longer to spend there. Our guide seemed to be in a hurry, so we...More

Thank travelfan1307
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Worldwide known as the site where the "Señor de Sipán" was found, allows the visitor to known the structure and construction process of these pyramides. The surrounding area is not urbanized and you can be lucky observing some of the natural fauna and flora of...More

Thank GVC-BCN
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