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A good oportunity to learn about the different cultures

A very didactic explanation about the cultures, the Playmobil expo is very easy and funny, you... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
Toluca, Mexico
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This museum is small, it is also free. The main theme is leather and musical culture of the city... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
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Garcia Moreno 1341 y Bolivar, Cotacachi 100350, Ecuador
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

A very didactic explanation about the cultures, the Playmobil expo is very easy and funny, you Will enjoy it, about the Vudu is interesting. In general the museum have a great museography, they invite you to approach to art. About the staff is very Educated...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

This museum is small, it is also free. The main theme is leather and musical culture of the city. The street it’s on is closed off to traffic. There is also a beautiful white building next to it. It’s right next to the central plaza...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Monaco S
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

A very satisfying collection of early tools and implements of various types. I was especially drawn to the collection of old musical instruments and sheet music. Framed newspaper articles testified to the prominence and acclaim surrounding local musicians. The black and white photos of indigenous...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

Glad we stopped in and learned a bit about the area. Very beautiful place and informative. Lots of historic pictures and antiques. If your in the area this Museum is a pleasure to visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank JerriV
Reviewed December 19, 2017

Enjoyed learning about the Ecuadorian culture, very nicely laid out. Staff very friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Irene D
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Cotacachi has long been a musical center in Ecuador. The Cultural Center and Museum blends the history with present day education and workshop mission. Side-by-side there are historical exhibits of industry and culture. Many rooms on the upper level are setup as classrooms. There is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Archer1943
Reviewed August 8, 2017

A native coticachian brought me here and I was stunned. One of the most beautiful and quiet museums that I have been to. The staff was so friendly and the exhibits were beautiful! I highly recommend it.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Timoteo M
Reviewed March 26, 2017

This place had excellent exhibits and really helped me understand the culture of Ecuador and its history!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank tori10ga
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Excellent exhibits including detailed photos and artifacts demonstrating the leather making process that makes this region famous. Other exhibits document the history, development an people of Cotacachi.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank lynn258
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Cotacachi is located en thee kilometer 35 . This place is one of the best cities of the Imbabura. It is between San Antonio and Otavalo. This place is very popular for as culture and traditional foods. Cotacachi has many tourists from all over the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Javier M
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