Located near San Francisco Church, the Museo Hist贸rico Municipal features a naval museum and historical photographs of Arequipa. One of the museum's highlights is a series of caricatures and paintings by local artist Jorge Vinatea Reynoso (1900-31). Also on these grounds is the Museo Chibaya, exhibiting a collection of pre-Incan artifacts of the Chibaya nation that had resided in the Arequipa region.
Calle San Francisco 407, Plaza San Francisco
Historical museum, Archaeology
Foreigners: adult $3.75, student $2. Peruvians: adult $2, university student $1.25, children $0.40.
Relative price: Mid-Range
Open Hours from:Daily 9 a.m.
Open Hours to:Daily 5 p.m.
Travel Skills: beginner/easy.
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