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Dzibilchaltun Museum

At Entrance to Dzibilchaltun Ruins, Merida, Mexico
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LOVED the museum!

Felt like we waltzed back into Mayan history! The displays are amazing, each had a detailed... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Armando L
Very nice collection

This place is holding a very nice collection of mayan artifacts and the influence of the spanish... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Juan307
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At Entrance to Dzibilchaltun Ruins, Merida, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Felt like we waltzed back into Mayan history! The displays are amazing, each had a detailed historic explanation - plus the air conditioning was a great plus!

Thank Armando L
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This place is holding a very nice collection of mayan artifacts and the influence of the spanish colonization The artifacts of this place are unique and everybody interested on the subject should visit it The only down side is that the whole entire exhibition does...More

Thank Juan307
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed this museum. There are exhibits from the local ruins and the area. Some of the exhibits are outside. Small but lots of information. Captions in English and Spanish.

1  Thank Suanne P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a great place to begin your visit to the site. It has a map of the site and brief descriptions of the sites. There is a very clean restroom, a small gift sop and some local vendors outside the door. After the walk...More

Thank CruisinNana2015
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

The museum is in two large rooms that have glass walls. The path up to the museum from the ticket both has many stelae re covered from the site with name plates. The seven dolls from the Seven Doll Temple are on display here. They...More

Thank ScottnCheryl
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Interesting Artifacts for you to see before or after you visit the Dzibilchaltun Site. Information about the House of the Seven Dolls

Thank Sandy11653
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It will add a little time to your trip to the ruins but it is very worthwhile! Enjoy it while you are here!

Thank catherineh56031
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

The museum was set up nicely. It has things from the region-not just that site. There was also a section with artifacts from more current times. We enjoyed it.

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The remains of the large city that once inhabited this place near Merida are not as large as other sites. However, they are more approachable, and quite lovely. The nearby cenote is great for a cooling swim

Thank Lynda D
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The museum at Dzibilchaltun is a nice little museum but very little is in English so knowing Spanish would be a big help.

Thank BAppelt1
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