Folk Art Museum of Yucatan

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Set in a building dating back to the early 20th century, the Folk Art Museum of Yucatan is a folk art museum in Merida that has garnered raves for its permanent collection as well as rotating exhibits. Displaying the works of artisans from various places spread all over Mexico, the museum is a popular spot on the tourist trail. Learn more about the lives and culture of the Maya people, from a glimpse of the clothes they wore to how they made ceramics, all sorts of information can be found here. Pottery, sculptures, woodwork and glass-works are also exhibited here. Educational services for the young and old, as well as tours for the public and school groups are organized as well. If you are in the mood to know fascinating details of Yucatan history and culture, do so by heading to the Folk Art Museum of Yucatan.

Location:  Calle 50-A, Suite 487 x Calle 57

Business hours:  Tu-Sa 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Su 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.