Yucatan and Campeche States Sights


Museo de Arte Popular de Yucatán

Museo de Arte Popular de Yucatán Review

Facing the Plaza Mejorada, this museum is funded by the Banamex Cultural Foundation, and offers a comprehensive introduction to different kinds of Mexican art craft including ceramics, textiles, stone work, cardboard art, woodwork, and glass. Even if you don't want to see the whole museum, take a look in the gift shop, which sells shawls, baskets, dolls, and masks. Prices are a bit high, but so is the quality of the crafts; even if you don't buy anything here, a look around will inform your purchases at area markets.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Calle 50 No. 487, between Calles 57 and 59, Centro, Mérida, Yucatán, 97000 | Map It
  • Phone: 999/928–5263
  • Cost: $2
  • Hours: Tues.–Sat. 10–6:30; Sun 9–2
  • Location: Mérida
Updated: 03-08-2013

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