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The North Coast and Northern Highlands Sights

Museo Cassinelli

  • Av. Nicolás de Piérola 607 Map It
  • Trujillo

Updated 09/15/2014

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This private museum in the basement of a gas station has a 2,800-piece collection, mostly concerning indigenous cultures. Of note are some spectacular portrait vases from the Moche civilization and whistling pots, which produce distinct notes that mimic the calls of various birds.

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Av. Nicolás de Piérola 607, Trujillo, Peru

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  • S/6
  • Daily 9:30–1 and 3–7

Updated 09/15/2014


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