Nice free museum in a colonial building. When I was there, there was an exhibition of traditional masks. The rest of the museum was empty (maybe in renovation ? )
It is a small museum that charges no admission fee. We found some pictures that gave us an idea of how the people from that are used to live. There was an exhibition about masks and costumes.
This gets my vote for the best small museum ever! The masks are displayed in a dark gallery and are individually displayed and illuminated in a very artistic and dramatic manner. Each is accompanied by a description of the area of Bolivia/ festival it relates to. This is not in English but there is also a small photo of that... 更多
Took me awhile going around in circles to find this place. The name of the place is MUSEF, that's what it says at the entrance. It has 3 small halls: Masks, another room I can't recall, and the third hall upstairs is devoted to the Uri Chipaya culture. The story of the Uri Chipaya is amazing, living in the area... 更多
When we went in August 2015, there was a great mask exhibit. They have several dark rooms with amazing masks from all over Bolivia higher by lights on the wall. Worth a short visit.
Lets say that the main high point is that this museum is free. The mask collection downstairs is really nice with lots of colour. You get to understand a bit more of the culture and beliefs of the Bolivian people. Upstairs there is another room with information about the Uru Uru community which is interesting but a bit dated. It... 更多
The group of us came across this museum by accident. We were actually wondering around for a different one and came across this one. When we realized in was free and could secure our stuff in a locker for free as well we decided to give a try. The masks are interesting, fun and unique. The displays are all in... 更多
If you want to know more about the culture of Bolivia and its many many native tribes, this is a... 更多
The displays are wonderful and the museum supports the development of weaving within the area so this is a must... 更多