The Bruning Archaeological Museum


Meet the small city of Lambayeque and visit one of the most fascinating treasures of America. We will take you to know the spectacular Bruning museum; an amazing place that lodges archaeological pieces of the different cultures that developed in the north of Peru, the museum shows a big variety of sculptural ceramics, of animals, deities and someone showing scenes of eroticism. Here you can visit a big impressive room of gold, which across the extraordinary jewelry reflects the high grade that the Moche reached in the gold work. The room of gold shows 500 pieces that are real work of art. The Museum also is provided with representations of rites and customs of the Chamanes Lambayecanos in real dimension.

Photo Gallery - The Bruning Archaeological Museum.

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09:00 h. you will be picked up from your hotel in Chiclayo by our local guide and later drived in private vehicle to the Bruning museum. We will visit the 4 levels with our local guide, initiating our trip in the room of exposition Hans Heinrich Bruning. In this room we will appreciate the important archaeological legacy historical left by this big German citizen so-called Hans Heinrich Bruning, who worked more than 50 years investigating the historical past of the ancient Peruvians and protecting our big legacy. Trough photographs we will be able to understand important passages of his life and works dedicated to the people Lambayecanos. In the following levels we will be able to see interesting pieces of ceramics of the culture Moche with more than 1500 years of antiquity. In the high part of the museum we will see also scenes of rites and customs of the Chamanes of the north of Peru. Here our local guide will explain on the life of the Chamanes and the credence of the people from Lambayeque. Finally we will visit the Golden lounge of Lambayeque, in which we will be able to appreciate extraordinary objects done in silver and gold. Here is the famous funeral mask of Gold Chimu. The culture Chimu was one of the most advanced in the art of the gold work and this museum shows several pieces belonging to this culture. We will see pectoral of gold, crowns, nariqueras, necklaces, adornments, felines represented in gold and many other works of big astonishment. Finally we will return the city of Chiclayo

End of the tour.

What is included on this day?

  • Pick up from your htoel in Ica or Huacachina.
  • Buggy machine equipped with safety seat belts.
  • A qualified off-road professional driver.
  • Sand boards.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Drop off at your hotel at the end of the tour.

What is not included?

  • Extras & gratuities.
  • Accommodation in Ica / Huacachina.

Tour Duration:

1 hour and 30 minutes.

Daily departures:

From 09:00 h. / 17:00 h.


  • On this tour you must bring light clothing, as the weather in Ica used to be very hot, especially in summer time (from December to March) when temperatures can reach 40º C / 104 ºF sometimes.
  • We suggest to bring sun block to avoid sun burning, a hat, a bottle of water and sun glasses.

Additional information:

  • All your personal information is required at the moment of your booking.
  • Confirmation of the excursion will be received at time of booking.
  • All tours are operated in English unless otherwise stated.

Travel voucher.:

  • You will receive an electronic voucher via e-mail once your booking is confirmed.
  • For every confirmed booking you will be required to print your electronic voucher for presentation at the moment we start the excursion. The electronic voucher acts as a confirmation for all the services you have requested.

Local Operator Information:

  • We will send you complete operator information, including phone numbers at your destination.
  • Our Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.


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Important: We need a minimum of 2 participants for this program.

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Royal Tombs of Sipan

Visit the Royal Tombs Museum Of Sipan

Mystery Peru will lead you to know one of the most impressive museums of all America. Visit with us the spectacular museum of real graves of Sipan, a wonderful sanctum constructed in the shape of a big pyramid truncates inspired by the architecture of the Mochicas. Appreciate the extraordinary collection of gold, silver and golden copper of the museum, a real sacred temple that it lodges kings of the Moche culture, which were found in tombs full of treasures and human beings sacrificed in his honor. Here you will meet the rests of the big Master of Sipan, a warlike considered boss semi god for his people, a supreme being found in a big pyramid of mud, intact for more than 1500 years.