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Archeology

Manteño Whistling Bottle

Text: The Pre- Columbian Art Museum Casa del Alabado.  If we look to the past, we will find that sound objects have been persistent in the repertoire of artifacts created

Exhibición Temporal: Sonidos y Danzantes, una experiencia contemplativa y sensorial.

Texto: Museo Casa del Alabado  En el marco de su décimo aniversario, el Museo de Arte Precolombino Casa del Alabado se complace en invitar a la exhibición temporal “SONIDOS Y DANZANTES: una experiencia contemplativa

Temporary Exhibition: The Jama Coaque Dancers

Text: The Pre-Columbian Art Museum Casa del Alabado.  Among the pieces featuring pre-Columbian characters, the dancers are the most visually stunning.  They carry an extensive variety of objects over their bodies;

Temporary Exhibition: El tejido hablado

The Pre-Columbian Art Museum Casa del Alabado is pleased to invite you to the temporary exhibition “El tejido hablado” (The spoken cloth) by Tamar Guimarães, which will be on view until 31 December 2019.    El tejido hablado is the fifth chapter of the

The Untranslatable language of stamps

Text: The Pre-Columbian Art Museum Casa del Alabado Perceiving a pre Columbian art piece requires facing a completely unknown language for our time. The material, technique, and physical qualities of a work

Temporary Exhibition: Cabinet Pre-Columbian Humboldt

The Pre-Columbian Art Museum Casa del Alabado is pleased to invite you to “Cabinet: Pre-Columbian Humboldt” which will open on August 9 and remain open to the public until December 5, 2019.   As part of

Casa del Alabado: Animals and The Pre-Columbian World

Temporary exhibition: “Animals and The Pre-Columbian World”  The Pre-Columbian Art Museum Casa del Alabado is pleased to invite you to the temporary exhibition “Animals and the Pre-Columbian World”, which will remain open to the public until

Amulets: Timeless symbols of faith exhibited in Casa del Alabado

Throughout time, human cultures have used amulets… Small ornaments that are symbols of good luck and faith, thought to give protection against evil or danger. Our ancestors used them, and we still do… The museum Casa del Alabado, located in Quito‘s historic downtown, exhibits small but very representative figures belonging to Pre-Columbian Ecuadorian cultures.

Museums and Archaeological Sites to visit in Quito

Museums and Archaeological Sites to visit in and around Quito. Don’t miss the chance of placing one foot on the northern hemisphere and the other on the southern hemisphere of our planet in the Middle of the World site.