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Dzibilchaltun Museum

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Address: At Entrance to Dzibilchaltun Ruins, Merida, Mexico
09:00 - 16:00
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Tue - Sun 09:00 - 16:00

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

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Maple Ridge, Canada
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Maple Ridge, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Edina, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles 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

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Pensacola, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Yuma, AZ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Must do if you've visited the site. I would go to the museum after touring the site because it is air conditioned and of course the site is not. Trust me, you will welcome the coolness after your walk through the ruins. The museum provides a nice background of information related to the sites. It is well organized and can... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

The grounds and ruins are nice to visit here, but they museum was closed two hours early for no apparent reason. A guard also wouldn't let us see part of the ruins an hour before the closing time and wouldn't give us any reason for this, either. Our guide said he overheard the employees saying that they were having their... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

You must stop here in order to learn about the ruins and the cenote that are the main attractions of the park. The museum offers some replicas but they have some of the original artifacts found by archeologist.

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Ensenada, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

They have the museum laid out very well. Most of the descriptions are in both Spanish and English. The seven dolls found on the site are displayed there.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We expected the Dzibilchaltún Museum to be a bore, but it is anything but. It's a small, tidy, and very well designed museum in the ruins, with some remarkable items on display and good descriptions throughout. Along with the excellent ruins themselves, the museum makes for an excellent Mayan experience.

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