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Museo Arqueologico Pio Pablo Diaz

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Address: Cacique Juan Calchaqui s/n, Cachi, Argentina
Phone Number: (03868) 491080

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This small museum has a great collection of stone petroglyphs and other items from the pre Hispanic era. Very interesting and well worth the visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 9, 2015
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This small museum has a great collection of stone petroglyphs and other items from the pre Hispanic era. Very interesting and well worth the visit.

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Don Lorenzo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This museum should not be missed. There is an especially good collection of pottery and stone pieces covering a wide period of time. The items are well displayed and the explanations informative. Personally I would like this informative material to be presented in a larger print format. I was squinting all the time. But the explanations were worth the "tired"... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

Cachi is a small town Tourists go through while enjoying the spectacular drive from Salta to Cafayete If you're there , don't miss this little gem of a museum It's a glorious potted history of the area - with one wall casually displaying amazing and very old carvings on stone done by the PreHispanic people And they're friendly cheerful people... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

When you arrive to cachi, long trip, you can visit all you can. Very nice musuem with a lot of petroglyph. A real pleasure

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is the kind of museums that call your attention and gives you a very good information. To catch the rich information at this museum you have to read carefully all the information and follow the right order of the exhibition then you will realize the amazing value of the place. Pay attention to the small details and try to... More 

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Tarija, Bolivia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

A great little place to spend 15 minutes when nothing else is happening during the siesta which lasts from 1:00 to 6:00 pm.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Visit this museum in front of the church, with very interesting pre columbian pieces and historical explainations

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

This little museum in the beautiful town of Cachi is very special. You really get the feel of the ancient past of the area. The curator was very helpful in trying to explain the genuine Diaguita petroglyphs to me, as it was all in Spanish. These date way back to before Inca times and are displayed impressively around the sunny... More 

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