Historians hypothesize that the Moche paintings could represent artists’ attempts to experiment with portraying movement or narrative.
The man was caught carrying “Juanita” in a food delivery backpack.
Peruvian history is a contentious subject, and the authorities in charge of writing its first drafts should not be taken at their word.
Hundreds of visitors were evacuated from the Incan site over the weekend.
The newly discovered Nazca lines depict humans, cats, killer whales, birds, and snakes and date between 100 BCE and 300 CE.
Huaca Pintada comprises a rare mixture of elements of two northern Peruvian civilizations.
Visitors to the Museo Larco in Peru learned how to perform self-tests for prostate and testicular cancer by touching the genitals of replicas of pre-Columbian huacos.
Excavation at a site in the southern Peruvian town of Quilcapampa uncovered artifacts related to hallucinogenic beverages.
A show of over 200 Inca objects and a VR expedition will debut at the Boca Raton Museum in South Florida, a hub of Peruvian heritage in the US.
The repatriated item, an “Echenique Disc,” is recognized as the symbol of the city of Cusco in Peru.
The spider is thought to be associated with rain and fertility rituals that might have taken place in the shrine and its attendant complex of buildings.
Chinchero, in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, is home to a dozen Indigenous cultures as well as 15th-century Inca ruins.