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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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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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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 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
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Super reasonable price, I think it was around $4 usd. The best thing for me was the garden, with benches, as it was a super hot day, and the garden felt a welcome 10 degrees cooler. We also enjoyed the exhibits, of course, many of...More

1  Thank ann marie j
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This area is very big. There is an archaeology site that is well shaded and there are artifacts in the exhibit hall. The price is reasonable at 70 pesos a person

Thank Diana T
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Our extended family with three adults and three children ages 4 to 7 went to this museum last week. Our hotel checkout time was at noon and our shuttle pickup time was 2pm so we needed a way to spend the few hours between. This...More

1  Thank vangogh88
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We had a great time visiting the Museo Maya. It is right in the hotel zone and only 70 pesos per adult, they accept visa/mastercard and pesos. NOTE the museum is closed on Mondays. The main signs about the history are translated into English, but...More

Thank melissap27
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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.