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Museo Popol Vuh

6 Calle At 6 Av. | Zona 10, Guatemala City 01010, Guatemala
+502 2338 7896
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6 Calle At 6 Av. | Zona 10, Guatemala City 01010, Guatemala
+502 2338 7896
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very good museum that it can not be missed. It has a chronological exhibition of the findings of the Maya culture in Guatemala and the area of Mesoamerica. It is possible to learn about its culture before and after the Spanish conquest....More

Thank stoneJerusalem
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This is one of the best museums I have seen so far. It is so interesting. All the information is in Spanish and in English. The rooms are not too loaded but still have a lot to show. There is a lot of information and...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Excellent museum, worth taking the time to visit while in Guatemala City. Nice collection of Mayan pottery and jewelry

Thank fdunlap
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Collections from Guatemala that were part of a collectors view of his pre-Columbian values. The museum also offers periodic exhibitions and lectures.

Thank Anabel-2013
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This small museum is a wonderful place to spend an hour or more looking at Mayan artifacts from the earliest Mayan settlements to the Spanish Colonial era. Everything is nicely displayed in chronological order with descriptions and explanations in both Spanish and English. The museum...More

1  Thank ElleLaJolla
Reviewed 6 February 2017

What a good overview of Mayan archaeology - lots of fascinating artifacts. It was nice that the signs were in English as well as Spanish. It costs 2 bucks for a photo permit - get it!!

1  Thank JustLinky
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This is an interesting museum for anybody, but a must for those interested in the Mayan culture. It's only a few rooms but the artifacts are borderline awesome. We were fortunate to have a guide with us and that was a huge advantage. In addition...More

1  Thank Sungron
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Smaller than the National Museum, so a bit easier to digest. Full of important and beautiful objects, well laid out and clearly labelled with good lighting in a super well organised museum. Take your passport to be let into the University grounds. They are lush...More

1  Thank Museumlynn
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The museum is quite small but encompasses the entire history of the Mayan civilisation from Pre Classical America to the 19th century. Worth a visit just to get a mini history and the artifacts are very effectively exhibited.

Thank alec s
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This Museum had one of the best collections of Mayan Artifacts simply amazing, I would definitely do it again, for those that appreciate the history of the Maya you have to see this exhibit.

Thank DiverDog50
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Cuanto cuesta la entrada al museo, para extranjeros?
24 January 2017|
Response from Terrón Gómez A | Property representative |
La entrada cuesta Q35 para nacionales y extranjeros. Q15 estudiantes y Q10 niños. Saludos, Horario: 9:00-17:00 horas de Lunes a Viernes y Sábados de 9:00-13:00 horas.
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