Museo Regional de Yucatán, Palacio Cantón, Merida

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Learn about the fascinating Mayan civilization at Museo Regional de Yucatán, Palacio Cantón. Spread across two floors of a grandiose mansion, the museum hosts an extensive exhibit of Mayan history and culture. Roaming the first level you can view numerous relics, artifacts, sculptures, and other items, all with informative placards explaining their history. See a representation of their burial ceremonies, explanations of their mathematical system, chronologically presented tools, and a large exhibit on the recent history of the civilization. Take a look at our Merida trip planning app to schedule your visit to Museo Regional de Yucatán, Palacio Cantón and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • His exhibitions are amazing. The space is spectacular. The pieces it houses are really amazing. Each Expo is always well curated and beautiful
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  • This mansion is chock full of beautiful Mayan statues and parts of structures. There are 2 floors of viewing and it is just a must-see if you are at all interested in Mayan artifacts.  more »
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