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Address: Tito Yupanqui # 42, Copacabana 10229, Bolivia
Phone Number: 59122243601
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The museo del poncho exhibits a broad variety of textiles and clothing from...

The museo del poncho exhibits a broad variety of textiles and clothing from Bolivian Andean commmunities; these particular pieces belong to the male attire. It allows the visitor to understand that the poncho is more than just a weaving. It allows visitors to explore the magic of discovering the Bolivian Andean textile.

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Unique part of history!

This is a rather small museum that is a little hidden away, but it's about one block up from the Lake Titicaca coast. It has hundreds of different clothing styles and examples and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Alice C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is a rather small museum that is a little hidden away, but it's about one block up from the Lake Titicaca coast. It has hundreds of different clothing styles and examples and has good translations into English. It's a great place to see why the poncho and the textiles/clothing styles of the natives of Lake Titicaca are recognized by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The museum shows you the different pieces of traditional dress from various areas in Bolivia, it also tells you about what they mean and the designs. I enjoyed it :)

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