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Nice Place

Interesting place on the grounds of the Santa Rita winery with beautiful South American... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
New Mills, United Kingdom
Amazing pre Columbian collection

I was surprised by this personnel collection housed on the grounds of the Santa Rita Vinyard. It is... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2019
Susan M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting place on the grounds of the Santa Rita winery with beautiful South American tapestry's/ponchos, carvings and vases and engaging painting's, worth having a walk around whilst your waiting to sample the vino.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

I was surprised by this personnel collection housed on the grounds of the Santa Rita Vinyard. It is quite extensive for a private collection and beautifully curated. It neatly describes the indigenous history of native Chilean peoples and the social and cultural impact of Incan...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan M
Reviewed December 27, 2018

This modern building is on the grounds of the Santa Rita winery. It houses an impressively large collection of Chilean artifacts, including many pre-Columbian treasures. It covers lots of the native populations.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed November 24, 2018

What a surprise to find such a quality museum with free admission on the grounds of Santa Rita. We learned this was the private collection of Richard Claro. There are over 3,000 artifacts from the pre-Columbian past of Chile, exhibited in a contemporary setting with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda Y
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

An impressive well kept private collection available to all public. They did a good job with the museum!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carolina R
Reviewed April 29, 2018

we enjoyed the light, modern, well-organised pre-Columbian museum. Definitely with a visit. We also visited the pre-columbian museum in Santiago, and though this is smaller, it is just as interesting.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tellus9
Reviewed December 28, 2017

This little museum has a superb collection of pre-Columbian art, really approaching the collection of the pre-Columbian museum in Santiago, but more concentrated on Chile and the Andes, as the name suggests. They have a better collection of gold artifacts in this collection, but not...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed June 24, 2017

We were taken on a day's winery tour. When we arrived at Sata Rita we noticed the museum and went inside. Could not understand why it was not officially on our itinerary. It is modern, well laid out, has explanations in English and tells the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank djpend
Reviewed May 6, 2017

Really surprising great museum with a very extensive collection of precolumbian art. Must go.. before wining at Santa Rita

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank BTwardy
Reviewed February 9, 2017

Free, new modern museum with an extensive collection of artifacts. Very organized and well planned. A must see!

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Terry H
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