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Address: Cristo Rey Rd., San Antonio, Belize
Phone Number: +501 606-7806
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I own several pieces purchased over the last almost 20 years from this gallery. I always make time to include a visit here when I am in Belize. The carvings are true works of art... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 July 2016
sandygreenberg
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Redwood City, California
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Redwood City, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

I own several pieces purchased over the last almost 20 years from this gallery. I always make time to include a visit here when I am in Belize. The carvings are true works of art and they come in basic to exquisite

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Sak Tunich, is a wonderful place to meet local Mayan artist. They are conserving and preserving the Mayan culture. The Magaña's are building / creating there own Mayan site. Which is amazing. You guys should stop by and Either Ruben or Jose will give you a tour around the site for $2.5 USD

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Surrey, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

We stopped at 'Maya First' and were given a wonderful tour by Reuben of their carving projects that he, his father and brother have been carving. They have a lovely store which is a far better option for items that will remind you of your trip. In addition to this wonder, across the highway they have a project to save... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2011

Jose Magana creates amazing slate carvings, limestone statues, wood carvings and clay pots. He makes them all by hand and is happy to give you a short tour. The pieces are amazing and the prices are outstanding. If you have a couple of days he can also make custom pieces for you. See pictures for examples of slate carvings and... More 

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