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Museo Arqueologia

Sixto de Osuna 76, Mazatlan, Mexico
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small but filled with 'good info'

The Museo will give you the feel of the country and its people. Well explained..simple but effective

Reviewed February 13, 2017
Dorothy B
Invermere, British Columbia, Canada
Nice but small

Nice museum near old town Mazatlan. Close to Plazuela Machado and other art galleries. Nice walking... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2017
Monrovia, California
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Small museum in Olas Altas featuring exhibits of Sinaloan history and culture as well as several pottery displays.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good60%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Feb 13, 2017
“small but filled with 'good info'”
Feb 1, 2017
“Nice but small”
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Sixto de Osuna 76, Mazatlan, Mexico
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Reviewed February 13, 2017

The Museo will give you the feel of the country and its people. Well explained..simple but effective

1  Thank Dorothy B
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Nice museum near old town Mazatlan. Close to Plazuela Machado and other art galleries. Nice walking area.

Thank Foreign-native
Reviewed January 16, 2017

We went to this museum as one of the first stops in Mazatlán. After a little bit of problem finding the attraction, we spent a good 2 hours looking at the exhibits and displays. The cost of admission was great, 40 pesos per person. At...More

1  Thank craig t
Reviewed October 17, 2016

you will find this place quite good but only if you have an interest in history, especially Mexican history and particularly the history of Native Americans from this area of Mexico. because I have a great interest in these things (my grandmother was part Native...More

Thank Svaldez
Reviewed April 6, 2016

For such a small museum it had a wonderful collection. There were human remains, pottery and hand hewn tools on display. The information is displayed in both Spanish and English. I really enjoyed it for the price - approximately $4 CAD.

Thank TokyoRosie
Reviewed December 29, 2015

Dropped in while strolling old town. There are maybe twenty exhibits. English translations on all of them. The museum is located off a delightful little plaza. Ha a a drink at macaws across the way. Worth a half hour of your time and supports the...More

1  Thank Carl R
Reviewed March 30, 2015

Open Sunday! Close to Playa Olas Altas, Plaza Machado. Very small, well organized museum. Could use more articulation of detail. Features both the archeology and local art.

Thank Bea M
Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

A small but very well presented museum. Lots of artifacts from the Sinaloa area. Descriptions are in Spanish and English. We enjoyed it.

Thank Lynn L
Reviewed May 30, 2012

Three small rooms displaying artifacts from Sinaloa. The display descriptions are in English and Spanish. It's small but professionally done and very interesting. 35 pesos per adult and kids get in free.

3  Thank coquiOmaha
Reviewed March 13, 2012

small but has a lot of info in english and espnol.. take 30 min and check it out while walking around old town

Thank Maritza V
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