Museums & Churches

10 Museums Worth Your Time In La Paz

Home to some of Bolivia’s best museums and galleries, La Paz provides visitors the chance to learn about the...

Museo de Metales Preciosos

Located in the former home of Bolivian revolutionist, Apolinar Jaén, is a museum containing an impressive collection of...

Museo del Litoral Boliviano

Whilst many museums are dedicated to the triumphs of war, Bolivia is one of the few countries in the world which...

Casa de Pedro Domingo Murillo

Located on Calle Jaén’s museum trail lies a historic mansion, once home to the martyr of Bolivian independence; Pedro...

National Museum of Ethnography and Folklore (MUSEF)

Housed in the 18th-century Marquis de Villa Verde Palace, is a surprisingly modern museum showcasing the regional...

Plaza Museum of Contemporary Art (Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Plaza)

Situated on the Prado, in a grandiose late 19th-century mansion, is a museum dedicated to Bolivia’s modern arts scene. ...

Museo de Coca

Located on Calle Linares is a unique museum dedicated to the notorious and controversial coca leaf. Known to many as the...

Museo de Textiles Andinos Bolivianos

Tucked away in La Paz’s Miraflores neighborhood is a private museum showcasing the county’s most complete collection of...

Museo Costumbrista Juan de Vargas

Located on the corner of picturesque Jaen Street is a charming museum containing photos, colonial artifacts, ceramic...

Museum of Musical Instruments (Museo Instrumentos Musicales de Bolivia)

Situated right in the middle of the famed Calle Jaen is an impressive museum suited to music lovers of all ages. Founded in...
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