Wari: Lords of the Ancient Andes

June 16–September 8


More than 1,000 years ago, before the Incas, the Wari ruled Peru.

The Gift of Food and Drink


Presents vessels likely used in official Wari feasts and then shattered

The Wari Realm


Demonstrates the spread of Wari iconography to the highlands and coastal regions of Peru

The Art of Regalia


Examines the ceremonial clothes and accessories worn by Wari lords

Offerings and Ancestors


Explores objects buried in funerary and votive contexts