Temple of the Sun

About the Temple of the Sun

The Archaeological Museum of Sogamoso is a must see is that preserves the majority of what remains from the Muiscan culture. In this museum you will find Muiscan mummies, clothing, pottery, jewelry, three real shrunken heads, as well as a large diversity of artifacts related to the Muiscan and other Colombian indigenous cultures. Outside you can observe ethnographic replicas of houses and their most important temple, the Temple of the Sun,which was built by the members of the Muisca culture to honor the Sun.

How to get there?

By foot or by taxi.

How long does it take?

From Finca San Pedro it is a 20 minute walk or a 5 minute taxi ride.

How much does it cost?

From Finca San Pedro a taxi costs approximately $4.000 and the museum