Set in a fine converted colonial house one block northwest of the Parque Central on the Calle Atravesada, Mi Museo is a private collection of more than five thousand pieces of pre-Columbian ceramics, the oldest of which dates back to 500 BC. There’s not much labelling, but the jars, plates and urns of various sizes, mostly depicting birds, crocodiles and toads, are intriguing.

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