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Museo Maximo Laura

Santa Catalina Ancha 304, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 227383
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Beautiful tapestries

Incredibly beautiful woven tapestries. Definitely recommend going here. All of the tapestries are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Marc R
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Peruvian tapestries by Maximo Laura

Wow this place is awesome. The gallery is well set out on two floors with the looms upstairs under... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
mgrocks
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Museum of Contemporary Textile Art. Explore the private collection of tapestries by Award Winning Peruvian artist Maximo Laura, designated as Peru's "Living Human Treasure" by UNESCO.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Santa Catalina Ancha 304, Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredibly beautiful woven tapestries. Definitely recommend going here. All of the tapestries are uniquely showing ancient tales

Thank Marc R
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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Wow this place is awesome. The gallery is well set out on two floors with the looms upstairs under work. They are an amazing networks of colour and culture on every wall. This place is worth a look even if you think arts and crafts...More

Thank mgrocks
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

This we stumbled upon by chance as it was on the block of our hotel Maytaq Wasin. Original we thought it was oil paintings just passing by. When we entered we discovered the work of one of Peru's greatest living treasures. It is part Museum,...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

My teenage daughter and I stumbled on this museum after dinner one night. Nancy, one of the representatives, gave us a quick tour of the museum and explained Mr. Laura’s works. She was very knowledgable and helped us appreciate more of his works. There was...More

Thank Jshyoon
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Karin A, Gerente at Museo Maximo Laura, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2018

We are appreciate so much your visit. It's helpful to know your experience. We hope you return soon!

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Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

We were welcomed by one of the hosts named Nancy, who was very friendly and informative about the great craftsmanship of Maximo Laura. His work is displayed in a great way and some of it is available for purchase at reasonable prices. Keep up the...More

Thank Ronald H
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Karin A, Gerente at Museo Maximo Laura, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2018

Ronald, many thanks for your review. It's wonderful!

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Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

I havent heard about him, but that is my lack of culture! Obviously he must be a well renowed tapestry artist... and has such an incredible imagination!! The use of vivid colors is amazing! I would have liked to buy at least one of his...More

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Reviewed December 9, 2017

I liked it but I dont thing that is a museum, in fact I still dont get it. for me it wa just a pretty house

Thank Kevin B
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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

It was incredible to feel the beauty of Laura's artworks. If you are in Cusco you should visit this magical shop.

Thank Hatice O
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Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

We visited the museum during our time in Cusco and were blown away by the vibrant colors, the range of textures, the intricate designs and most of all, the absolute beauty of these textiles. We have never seen anything like it. Such talent and vision....More

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Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

I love the Maestro Maximo Laura's artworks and saw in live your fabulous tapestries. It was the most magic experience in my life. I invite to all people don't miss it if you are in cusco.

Thank María del Pilar B
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