Exploring Around Huaca Pucllana


Mugging for the camera

Mugging for the camera

Not all of the Huaca Pucllana pyramid has been excavated and cleared.  Here’s an area still being uncovered:

Huaca Pucllana

Huaca Pucllana

As you wander around the pyramid you’ll find full size dioramas depicting the ancient Lima Culture people and how they constructed Huaca Pucllana.

Huaca Pucllana life size diorama

Huaca Pucllana life size diorama

You’ll also find depictions of Ceremonial dress and activities.

Huaca Pucllana life size diorama

Huaca Pucllana life size diorama

Within the Huaca Pucllana archeological site you’ll also find indigenous plants and animals in a small garden and animal enclosure area.

Alpaca

Alpaca

Fun Photo Friday will have some of my favorite shots from this area.  Until then click on any image below for today’s slide show:

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6 responses to “Exploring Around Huaca Pucllana

  1. These are awesome pics!

  2. Huaca Pucllana is such an easy-to-visit site in the middle of Lima, thanks for the great coverage!

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  3. Thank you for sharing these beautiful photographs of a rich but forgotten culture.