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Museo del Tesoro

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Great History of Bolivan Mining

Tour guide was excellent (in English), well laid out tour with succinct delivery which gives you a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GreenVikings
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Very nicely presented

Went to this museum in the morning around 9:30. The English tours are available but you might have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
107kathrynd
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La Paz, Bolivia
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The museum is a tribute to beauty. Shows the art and technique of gold, silver and gemstones from Bolivia.
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Plaza 25 de Mayo Nro 59 | Interseccion Calle Aniceto Arce, Sucre, Bolivia
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All reviews precious stones mining history private tour great museum french guide gift shop at the end slide show tour takes about an hour tour starts guided visit interesting visit nice tour interesting place worth a visit main plaza silver jewelry
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tour guide was excellent (in English), well laid out tour with succinct delivery which gives you a great overall history of Bolivia

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this museum in the morning around 9:30. The English tours are available but you might have to wait. We just took the Spanish speaking tour and understood most of it. Signs in the museum are in English. You cannot freely walk, you must...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 107kathrynd
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

The visit of this museum was not planned, but we were very happy at the end. The guide is very interesting and professional and the different steps very well organised. I recommend this museum in Sucre !

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank tatitariz
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Museo del tesoro is located in one of the Sucre main square side , on the first floor . This lovely house completely refurbished in 2006 host an amazing museum formed by 4/5 rooms. My experience start with a few minute waiting in a lovely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Davidewind
Reviewed 22 October 2018

The tour starts with telling you the history of the building and its location on the main Plaza. Then you visit several rooms to see the treasures and how they were obtained. WELL worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank QuienSabe1
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This museum is well worth a visit and is full of interesting gems. They also sell 'Bolivianite' or amatrine as it is known scientifically in the shop at reasonable prices. It does close for a long lunch though so make sure to check opening times.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

A friend and I visited Museo Del Tesoro (the Treasure Museum) and loved it. The tour (which is mandatory) is around 20 BOL and takes 45 mins. You’ll go through some history of the museum itself and then a walk through a mining room, silver...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TravellingAl87
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I recommend you have guides in several languages, it is very nice and interesting, It's a bit more expensive than other museums in the city but it's worth it, and you can not take photos

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nicole j
Reviewed 10 July 2018

You can learn a lot about Bolivian history and richness in this museum, the place is nice, not exhausting like other museums and the guide we had when I went there was very good.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Abi B
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We had a tour in French with a very good guide. He knew how to catch us and we enjoy our visit. I recommended to all, very interesting and price is good for the quality of the visit!

Date of experience: June 2018
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In the museum you can see genuine and unique Bolivian gems; You can learn about the different techniques used in gold, silver and precious stones from extraction to finished jewelry made. The museum also shows the social... More
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