Rafael Larco Herrera Archaeological Museum
1515 Bolivar Av. Pueblo Libre district.
It was founded in 1926. It displays amazing galleries in a chronological way that show an exceptional perspective of 3000 years of development of pre Colombian history of Peru.
It has the finest collection of gold and silver of ancient Peru and the famous erotic art collection, one of the most visited tourist attractions in Peru.
This museum is one of the few museums where visitors can go along the deposits and appreciate 45000 archeological perfectly ordered objects which is an unforgettable experience. The pieces of art have been displayed in the most prestigious museums of the world and are considered to be worldwide pre Colombian art icons. It has 7 rooms: Gold and jewelry room, lithic room, the vault, pottery room, metal room, culture room, textiles room, erotic room and storage rooms.
Monday to Sunday (9:00 to 18:00).
Fee: General S/30,00; Reduced S/25.00; Students and sub 15 years old S/15.00.
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