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Museo Maya de Cancun

Hotelera Cancun Quintana Roo Blvd. Kukulcan Km 16. 5 | Esq. Gucumatz, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 885 3842
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Cancun Day Trip: Museo Maya and El Rey Ruins Tour
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  • Average10%
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Hotelera Cancun Quintana Roo Blvd. Kukulcan Km 16. 5 | Esq. Gucumatz, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 885 3842
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

As a history teacher I found this site very interesting. The site is well preserved and the artefacts on display are quite stunning.

Thank JasonDoz
Reviewed 25 July 2017

So surprised that more is not made of this museum. We enjoyed our time there. Beautiful architecture, interesting displays and in the adjacent landscape there are trails leading thru an indigenous forest to Mayan ruins. Also a nice gift shop on site and some local...More

Thank MichellesWanderlust
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This was the first planned stop on our trip. We were able to walk through the doors right when the facility opened. The modern and clean architecture made the galleries much more attractive. The ruins also created an authentic experience.

Thank messofelegance
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A must If you appreciate Mayan history. Or if are in a hurry of time or don't want to get expenses visiting sites as Coba, Chichen, EkBalam or Tulum. Visiting museum ruins(San Miguelito) has historical information about Cancun area. Museum collection is great, periodic expositions...More

Thank TheBlueRey
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We arrived to our hotel 5 hours early and the Museum was just across the street. It was a great place to go to while waiting for the time to get our hotel room. It was very interesting. I particularly enjoyed the walk around the...More

Thank Miaallison
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit when you need a break from the sun! Single floor museum has a nice collection of artifacts. The museum has an easy to navigate floor plan, beautiful views and is well air conditioned! Major informational signs are in both Spanish and...More

1  Thank Michele P
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great starting place to explore and know about the mayan culture.Also there is an arqueological site right on the museum grounds.

1  Thank AmtheExplorer
Reviewed 7 July 2017

A well maintained site. Walking distance from The Royal Carribean resort. Directly at the R-2 bus stop for the Captain's Cove restaurant. The museum is upstairs. At ground level is an actual archeological site with Mayan ruines including a small pyramid. Iguanas are easily found...More

2  Thank David B
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Am a history buff and drug my husband to check it out since it was very near our hotel. After reading reviews we made sure we took pesos for entry and it was in fact required. The building has interesting architecture and the layout with...More

1  Thank amycweir
Reviewed 29 June 2017

There's no shortage of Mayan sites in the Yucatan peninsula, and it may be a great experience to get next to the ruins, but if you are genuinely interested in learning more about the culture, be sure to visit here. Admission costs are low. You...More

1  Thank TR26
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7 August 2017|
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Response from rbgvegan | Reviewed this property |
The museum operates regular business hours 9-5, most likely.
Don C
28 February 2017|
Response from WayfaringPair | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we do not know if there are guides or not. We do recall that English language signage has improved since the first year.
26 January 2017|
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Response from WayfaringPair | Reviewed this property |
Bus drivers will nod "Yes" even if they don't speak English. It is part of being nice in Quintana Roo. Ask to get off at the Captains Cove, or Museo Maya de Cancun.