We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Do not miss if Ancient History interests you”

Didactic Museum Antonini (Museo Antonini)
Book In Advance
More Info
US$45.00*
and up
Antonini Museum Tour in Nazca
Ranked #8 of 32 things to do in Nazca
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: See an aqueduct, replicas of tombs and artifacts from major archaeological sites at this museum, which depicts the lifestyle, religion, politics and economy of the Nasca people.
Baltimore, Maryland
Level Contributor
23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Do not miss if Ancient History interests you”
Reviewed 15 January 2012

Great small museum of the ancient history of this part of Peru.
Grounds, though small, are lovely. We especially liked the 1500+ year old waterway in the rear yard. It is an oasis in dry, dusty place. It was odd that they had no place to sit and rest a bit.
BTW, it is about 5 blocks from the main plaza. Interesting walk if you do not mind a bit of heat and dust too much. There are plenty of cabs if you do.
Do not miss if you are an archeologic history buff.

Visited January 2012
Helpful?
Thank Wilson-House_Balt
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

151 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    46
    66
    28
    10
    1
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Level Contributor
43 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“interesting museum”
Reviewed 2 January 2012

Interesting to see the artifacts from all the cultures

Visited January 2012
Helpful?
Thank SusanitayRicardo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Cusco, Peru
Level Contributor
29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Lovely little museum, but hard to find!”
Reviewed 19 November 2011

It was a lovely little museum with lots of pottery and information about excavations in the area. Also in the garden there was a mini replica of the lines in an old aqueduct. Definitely worth a visit, but it is about 1.5km out of the plaza de armas and you will think you are leaving everything behind, but keep going and you´ll see the big red and white sign on the right hand side.

Visited November 2011
Helpful?
Thank Gemma J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Vienna
Level Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“I can't recommend it!”
Reviewed 19 April 2011

The staff at the front desk is unfriendly and don't care at all. The english translation doesn't fit with the pictures and showpieces, many pages were simply missing. The garden is nice but very small. I really would't recommend this museum, it's simply not worth an entrance fee of 15 Soles and it is kind of boring.

Visited April 2011
Helpful?
1 Thank Pressbaum
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Didactic Museum Antonini (Museo Antonini) also viewed

 

Been to Didactic Museum Antonini (Museo Antonini)? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing