Who We Are

Centro Mallqui-The Bioanthropology Foundation Peru, is an institution dedicated to archaeological and anthropological research of Peru's ancient cultures. Directed by Sonia Guillen, Centro Mallqui manages museums in El Algarrobal, Ilo, on Peru's far south coast, and in Leymebamba, Chachapoyas, in northern Peru.



From left to right: Orchid (Stanhopea sp.) in flower in the Museum's orchid garden; Visitors at the museum; the Laguna de los Condores (Adriana von Hagen).