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Address: | Santiago Tuxtla, Santiago Tuxtla, Mexico
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This museum has a collection of Olmec artifacts among other things,...

This museum has a collection of Olmec artifacts among other things, including the remains of a real Olmec Indian skull.

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This small historical museum on the Main Plaza in Santiago de Tuxtlas exhibits some beautiful and interesting artifacts from the pre hispanic Olmec civilization through the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 October 2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

This small historical museum on the Main Plaza in Santiago de Tuxtlas exhibits some beautiful and interesting artifacts from the pre hispanic Olmec civilization through the Spanish conquest era to the present. With luck the charming and knowledgeable curator will be on hand to enthusiastically guide you through the collection.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2013

Its an easy cab ride 40 pesos to the museum from Catemaco, the Olmec artifacts are very interesting, much more than the large heads the culture is famous for, carved cats, other objects that defy description, except to say difficult to imagine how an ancient people were able to carve such hard stone, as not all objects are made from... More 

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