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Museo Tumbas Reales del Senor de Sipan

Av. Juan Pablo Vizcardo y Guzman, Lambayeque, Peru
+51 74 283977
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Lord of Sipán Royal Tombs Museum Tour
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Chiclayo Private Archeological Tour: Huaca Rajada, Tucume and Sipan Royal Tombs
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17 May 2017
“Great palce to visit near Chiclayo!”
7 May 2017
“Fantastic place - no photos allowed and just a tip of the history”
Av. Juan Pablo Vizcardo y Guzman, Lambayeque, Peru
+51 74 283977
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

I was reluctant to go, but it ended up being a very nice place to visit. The soroundings are not so good, but we travelled in our own SUV, so no problem. I was an amazing experience. The thing I didn't like is that they...More

Thank Dante R
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Whew...after the Bruning museum, this was a good step into the Mochica Culture and El Senor de Sipan. Some 12 or more tumbs, artefacts and history from those crazy adobe pyramids up and down the coast in lands of the Wari, Moche, Lambayeque, and more!...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Built as a Moche pyramid, it contains much of what was found in the Sipan site all restored and displayed on multiple foors. One of the best museums of its type in Peru. And certainly gives you further insight into the Moche people. And it...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

To begin with the museum replicates the "pyramid" which are flat at the top It's impressive to see all the ornaments that the rulers from the 3rd century in northern Peru had. The great gold and silver workmanship is just amazing even with today's standards...More

Thank Achongc
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

So Sipan. Pretty much as awesome as it gets if you want to play fantasy with tomb raiding and bedecking yourself in jewels. Start with an archeological complex not really discovered until 1987, with a spot of pre-looting. Discover 5 layers of burials. And have...More

Thank KarYntravels
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

This was a jaws dropping museum. The fortunate few who are able to see this treasure will enjoy an experience free from crowds.

Thank lindasusanmiller
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I´m pleasantly surprised and amazed by this museum. It had an incredible collection of exquisite artifacts found in the tombs of Señor de Sipán and the Elder Señor de Sipan. If you go, make sure to hire a guide for them to explain the story...More

Thank Claudia C
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This museum is only about 10 years old and has all the artefacts taken from the huaca at Sipan before the looters raided everything. 10 soles entry, you have to leave your cameras at the cloakroom. The first level about the history of the indigenous...More

Thank TheProdigitalSon
Reviewed 16 February 2017

It is one of the best museums in Peru. Here you can see all the objects made in gold and silver of the Lord of Sipan, the old Lord of Sipan. The great advance in the techniques of orfrebreria is very surprising, there are earmuffs,...More

Thank elCabllero
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Unless you know about the pre-Inca history of Peru, you don'y have an idea of how developed the Moche civilization was. Something totally different than visiting Cusco and Machu Picchu.

Thank Jean D
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does anyone know if there are some kind of translators or guides in the museum?
3 July 2016|
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Response from DanielPlant | Reviewed this property |
There are, some tourism students are offering translations at the entrance. The same for Bruning Museum.
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