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Museo Amano, Lima

Museo Amano - Lima, Peru
Museo Amano
Calle Retiro 160, Lima, Peru 18Map
+51 1 441 2909
Neighborhood: Miraflores
Overview

Museo Amano houses the valuable private collection of Yoshirato Amano. The collection was opened to the public in 1964 and contains one of the most extraordinary collections of pre-Hispanic textiles in Lima today. Each room in this private house belonging to Amano contains a different collection. These collections include pre-Hispanic textiles, old quipus, ceramic pieces, and a wonderful collection of artifacts from the Chancay culture originating from the Peruvian coast. To visit this beautiful museum, you need to call in advance and arrange an appointment. There is no fixed entry price; visitors pay whatever they feel is appropriate. Opening times depend on when appointments are scheduled.

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Museo Amano General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
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