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Great Way to Learn About Mayan Culture

If you know nothing or even very little about Mayan culture and history, this museum is worth a... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2014
SedrikV
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Los Angeles, California
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Beautiful

This is a *great* museum -- excellently designed, and well thought out. The exhibits were set into... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2018
nicha_pickles
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Vancouver, Canada
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Dec 19, 2017
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Reviewed November 24, 2018

This is a *great* museum -- excellently designed, and well thought out. The exhibits were set into a useful context and the displays were visually stimulating, making for an informative and engaging experience. Wonderful layout. Loved this place.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

The museum is great, but this listing has an incorrect address. It's located further up the main street across from the market. The other listing is correct.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Take a look all Maya culture in huge place with all amenities , very good place to spend time with all family and time to do something different between the beaches and the city.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed June 21, 2014

If you know nothing or even very little about Mayan culture and history, this museum is worth a visit. You could probably blow through it in about 1 hour but give yourself 2 and you'll walk away with a better experience. It's 3 floors, very...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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Reviewed March 14, 2013

Great museum with an extensive history of the mayan culture. One could spend hours delving into all the interactive screens explaining the language, calendars, etc. Excellent variety of displays and lots of information pertaining to each display. Very reasonable admission fee. The bathrooms could use...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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Reviewed January 16, 2013

If you know nothing about the Maya and love to see reproductions and reconstructions, then this is the place for you. All the labels are in Spanish and English and there are several exhibits that are quite informative (a video showing a series of stelae...More

Date of experience: January 2013
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Reviewed November 23, 2011

I'm not a huge fan of museums, but I enjoyed looking around this one. It's pretty small, easy to cover everything in an hour and has a nice feel to it. Pegged as interactive in the guide books, it really wasn't. The little TV monitors...More

Date of experience: November 2011
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