MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta, Salta

Gain a new perspective on the Inca culture at MAAM - Museo de Arqueologia de Alta Montana de Salta. Dedicated to one of the most important archeological finds of the 20th century--the discovery of three sacrificed children at the top of the Llullaillaco volcano--the museum unravel some the mysteries of this fabled culture. You can come shockingly close to the institution's key attraction, the mummified and almost perfectly preserved remains of one the three children. Check the website for guided tours, the easiest way to experience the museum's exhibits. To find out how to plan a trip to Salta, use our trip itinerary maker.
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  • If you have time for one museum while in Salta this is the one! It is fascinating to learn about the incas. There are many tours and museums in Argentina to learn about recent History everything thing...  more »
  • Museum relatively small, but with a high-tech preservation. It should have better explanation in foreign languages; for example brochures in English; French; Portuguese and German at least
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