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El Centro Turistico Comunitario

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interesting and well organised

Interesting, the girls there gave us a guided visit, the textiles are very nice and give you a... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
Athens, Greece
Very informative small museum

This is a small place but has good displays of indigenous textiles. There is a woman weaving on... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
Black Creek, Canada
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11 Sep 2016
“interesting and well organised”
30 Aug 2016
“Very informative small museum”
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Interesting, the girls there gave us a guided visit, the textiles are very nice and give you a complete picture of bolivian traditional textile handcrafts

Thank Caterina-Cristina
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This is a small place but has good displays of indigenous textiles. There is a woman weaving on site. The local guide speaks a bit of English. There is an interesting video of a festival in Tarabuco.

Thank teamturtledmdm
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Concise exhibit of weavings and more from various Bolivian indigenous groups. Handwoven items for sale. Free tea and courtyard. The gift shop could not get any credit cards to process the day we visited.

Thank RockyMountainFamily4
Reviewed 30 April 2015

The museum is located near la Recoleta, a short walk up from the center. It is definitely worth to go there as the museum is very nicely set up. They offer you tea/coffee and they have booklets with translation in english/french and other languages of...More

Thank UpsidownEarth
Reviewed 31 January 2015

It' quite a hike to get to this museum but worth it. You can also take a cab! If you take your time to read all the descriptions of the pieces you will get so much out of the visit. If not, you'll leave wondering...More

Thank ChiquitaChiquito
Reviewed 15 January 2015 via mobile

It is a tiny museum lovely arranged but the art focuses just on textiles and a few instruments ... the mirador next to the museum is quite nice!

Thank Maddin B
Reviewed 7 January 2015

It's a bit of a climb from the city center to find this small museum, but it is well laid out and English options are available as everything is presented in Spanish. Staff is friendly and the gift shop is nice.

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Reviewed 16 November 2014

exceptional museum of textile art. Very well presented and explained. Exceptional collection of the different types of woven textiles made by the indigenes of the region of Sucre

Thank Patrice_VDD
Reviewed 15 October 2014

I was given a booklet with every letter of the museum translated into English... it looks like a lot but it's well marked and you can choose which parts to read. Very detailed history and cultural information, lots of nice woven fabrics on display. Definitely...More

Thank Sophie1776
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

We walked from the centre of Sucre to the Plaza Recoleta which is up hill all the way with an especially steep final climb. The museum is hidden at thee end of the mirador colonnade past some textile stalls. The lighting could be better and...More

Thank RodP136
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