Carchi and Imbabura Museums

Museo David Paltan Montufar 708, San Gabriel ; Tel: +593 990112 Monday to Friday 07h00 to 13h00 Museo Carlos Emilio Grijalva Argentina and Sucre, Tulcan; Tel: +593 980266 Monday to Friday 07h15 to 13h15…
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Carchi and Imbabura Museums

Carchi Province Museums

San Gabriel

  • Museo David Paltan
    Montufar 708, San Gabriel ; Tel: +593 990112
    Monday to Friday 07h00 to 13h00


  • Museo Carlos Emilio Grijalva
    Argentina and Sucre, Tulcan; Tel: +593 980266
    Monday to Friday 07h15 to 13h15

Imbabura Province Museums


  • Museo de Las Culturas
    García Moreno 1341 (Junto A La Hostería Mesón de Las Flores), Cotacachi; Tel: 0993826154
    Monday to Friday 08h00 to 17h00 – Saturday and Sunday 09h00 to 14h00


  • Museo Sierra Norte Del Ecuador
    Sucre 721 y Oviedo, center of Ibarra, on block from Central Park, Ibarra; Tel: +593 262952
    Tuesday to Friday 09h30 to 18h30 – Weekends and Holidays 10h00 to 18h00


  • Museo Arqueologico Atahualpa
    Centro Cultural El Cuartel in room 5, Flores 7 -55 y Olmedo, Ibarra; Tel: 099813056
    Monday to Sunday 09h00 to 12h00 – 15h00 to 17h00


  • Museo de Arte Religioso de Santo Domingo
    Calle Bolivar, plazoleta Bayaca, Ibarra; Tel: +593 42324283
    Monday to Sunday 08h00 to 12h00 – 14h00 to 18h00


  • Museo Banco Central del Ecuador Ibarra
    Antonio Jose de Sucre, Ibarra; Tel: (06) 295-2777
    Monday to Friday 08h30 to 17h00 – Saturday and Sunday 09h30 to 16h30


  • Museo Viviente Otavalango
    Old San Pedro Factory, Pedro Perez P. 12-30, Otavalo Tel: 099 385 3344
    Monday to Saturday 09h00 to 17h00


  • Museo Mindalae Otavalo
    C. Juan Montalvo &, Otavalo; Tel: 099 980 3841
    Tuesday to Saturday 09h00 to 17h00


  • Instituto Otavaleño de Antropología
    Av. de los Sarances and Pendoneros, Otavalo; Tel: 095 950 7119
    Monday to Friday 08h00 to 16h30

*Please keep in mind that, since hours of operation can change overnight and without warning, it is always best to call in advance to make sure that the museum you would like to visit will indeed be open when you show up.

Museums(by Province): Pichincha (Quito) | Carchi & Imbabura | Bolívar, Chimborazo, & Tungurahua | Azuay & Loja | Guayas (Guayaquil) | Esmeraldas & Manabí |

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