If you are an unconditional lover of Peru and fascinated by the pre-Colombian civilizations, then you do not want to miss the compelling exhibition coming this spring to Paris. Called “Machu Picchu et les Trésors du Pérou” – Machu Picchu and the Treasures of Peru – and running from April 16 to September 4, 2022, this immersive exhibition settles in the Cité de l'architecture et du patrimoine.
Displaying over 190 original pieces from one of the greatest Peruvian museums, the display tells us about 3,000 years of Pre-Colombian civilizations until the mystery of the Machu Picchu. Visitors can admire masterpieces and symbolical and archeological items gathered in Paris for the first time, some even never left Peru!
Described as one of the most impressive gold collections ever displayed, this exceptional installation will also be the occasion to discover a headpiece, a death mask, or even a silver crown… Brace yourself, you are about to enjoy a fantastic journey to discover the enchanting environment of the Incas and the societies from the ancient Peru that made the big history of the Andean civilization!
To provide visitors with an immersive tour, the “Machu Picchu et les Trésors du Pérou” – Machu Picchu and the Treasures of Peru – exhibition will deliver an immersive and astounding staging including the very first virtual reality expedition to Machu Picchu and an Escape Room (included in the exhibition).
So, are you ready to travel in space and time?
Dates and Opening Time
From 16 April 2022 to 4 September 2022
Cité de l'architecture et du patrimoine
1 Place du Trocadéro et du 11 Novembre
75116 Paris 16
Métro Trocadéro ou Iena