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Museo de La Arquitectura Maya

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Deepen your understanding of Mayan ruins

This museum is mostly about the architectural details--carvings and hieroglyphics--of Mayan... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Ian R
Pointe Claire, Canada
Excellent Mayan Pieces

This is a small museum located in Baluarte de Soledad (I actually left it out of my baluarte list... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Howard G
New York City, New York
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

A good museum if you did not have anything to do. he needs better attention 1 hour is here to tour it is in the city of Campeche

Thank pamuka m
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

The is a great museum with some very cool and very old maya artifacts. They have an excellent display in 3 different rooms and you can also walk up the ramp and explore the old wall. The views from the wall are epic and you...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 20 February 2018

This museum is mostly about the architectural details--carvings and hieroglyphics--of Mayan ceremonial sites, although it does have some information about larger-scale layout and construction of Mayan cities. It houses steles and carved panels from several sites along with interpretive drawings and explanations in Spanish and...More

1  Thank Ian R
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a small museum located in Baluarte de Soledad (I actually left it out of my baluarte list because I forgot this is one). The explanations of the pieces is very good, with drawings that help you identify figures in the worn away stone...More

Thank Howard G
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Whie what is here is quite interesting, you just feel like you need a little more to make this a very good or even great exhibit.

Thank John J
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This museum is great because not only does it have a lot (relative to its small size) of carved Mayan stellae and columns, but they are all accompanied by panels showing the carvings in more detail and explaining what each symbol or aspect of a...More

2  Thank Lizi S
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Is small, they will explained part of the local Mayen history, But u can see better if you go directly to de sourse and they aré impresive

Thank richard m
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I Just cant get enough of the Maya history and architecture, and it is so well presented in this museum,friendly staff too...

Thank Panchito45
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Very small but interesting museum. Some Mayan stelas and excellent exhibition of the jade masks and items found in Calakmul tombs.

Thank kartikmexico
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We considered this museum as very interesting about the architecture, before venturing out exploring palenque - calakmul en Tikal. We already did some ruins (chichen en ruta puuc). Descriptions are in spanisch though and englishc translations are somtimes inaccurate.

Thank Yannick W
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