El Norte Chico Sights

Museo Arqueológico de La Serena

  • Cordovez and Cienfuegos Map It
  • La Serena
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 01/11/2016

Fodor's Review

Housing many fascinating artifacts—including an impressive collection of Diaguita pottery—this museum is a must-see for anyone interested in the history of the region. The Archaeology Museum contains one of the world's best collections of precolonial ceramics. Also here is a moai (carved stone head) from Easter Island.

Sight Information


Cordovez and Cienfuegos, La Serena, Coquimbo, 1700000, Chile

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51-267–2243-tickets; 51-267–2210-central desk

Sight Details:

  • 600 pesos (includes the Museo Histórico Gabriel González Videla)
  • Tues.–Fri. 9:30–5:50, Sat. 10–1 and 4–7, Sun. 10–1

Published 01/11/2016


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