Leymebamba Museum


Visit Leymebamba Museum, opened in June 2000, houses more than 200 mummies and their burial offerings recovered in 1997 from the Lake of the Condors by an emergency archaeological project run by the Mallqui Centre. The rescue allowed to recover for local history, a valuable archaeological collection was in danger of disappearing due to looters and vandals from unscrupulous visitors. In the museum are displaying different materials and ornaments that were found in the lagoon.