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Museo de Antropologia de Salta

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Great museum, amazing preservation of the 3 mummies

The mummies were amazing. We like the upstairs section with the descriptions of the various... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2017
Sydney, Australia
very interasting

the museum was very interesting and gave as a very good view of the civil war in the region of... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2016
Croton on Hudson, New York
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25 Feb 2017
“Interesting but needs some tourist orientated work”
11 Feb 2017
“Great museum, amazing preservation of the 3 mummies”
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Reviewed February 25, 2017

While not displeased with our visit there was really just one large room and not any why near the information we expected to see. Does a reasonable hod on showing providing info on NW Argentina culture and ethnic groups. No English or guide available during...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed February 11, 2017

The mummies were amazing. We like the upstairs section with the descriptions of the various volcanoes.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank asharabi
Reviewed December 30, 2016

It is a very complete museum that has an innumerable number of pre-Inca pieces. It also has a very wide schedule from 8 to 7 pm and has guided tours in Spanish and English.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

I am not sure if they were working on the exibition and part was closed or it really was that small. It was pretty much just one room with few pieces in. Only text in Spanish, so we were not even sure what we looked...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 1, 2016

A must! Very educational and fascinating! Buy your artesan souveniers in the gift shop! Much better quality.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed May 12, 2016

the museum was very interesting and gave as a very good view of the civil war in the region of salta points of view we did not know

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank sow606
Reviewed August 17, 2015

Well done and very interesting museum. It was enjoyed by all 4 of us. Small, but excellent and nicely organized.

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed August 5, 2015

This museum is closed for renovations. It is not indicated on their website. It was disappointing after the walk up there but I felt sorrier for the people behind me who pushed bikes the whole way up .

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed April 1, 2015

We took a cab to here and climbed the steps. Guy cleaning the steps told us it was closed for renovations. Nothing on their website said it was closed. Annoying!

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank MikeDorsey
Reviewed December 25, 2014

Be sure you're in good shape to make the climb up to this museum. The structure is very attractive, but the exhibits are minimal and I was not impressed.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank MsEnergy
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