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Museo Ixchel del Traje Indigena, Guatemala City
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Admire an elaborate display of indigenous Guatemalan clothing and textiles at Museo Ixchel del Traje Indigena. The museum features an impressive collection of different hand-woven fabrics originating from 120 highland villages, some of which date back to the 19th century. Also on display are various sculptures, photographs, and paintings, including works by Andres Curruchich, a prominent Guatemalan folk painter. Understand how the fabrics are made through interactive weaving displays and educational videos. Take a break at the cafe, then browse for souvenirs at the bookstore and gift shop. Make Museo Ixchel del Traje Indigena part of your personalized Guatemala City itinerary using our Guatemala City tourist route planner.
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Este museo tiene una enorme coleccion de vestuario indigena tradicional de los diferentes pueblos guatemaltecos. Vale mucho la pena darse una vuelta, lo unico malo es que cierran muy temprano (como a ... read more »This museum has an enormous collection of traditional peoples different Guatemalan indigenous costume. Is worth much the penalty give is a turned, it only bad is that close very early (as to them 2 pm) then recommend visit it in the morning to remove you advantage,show original
Ce musée réflète l'identité de la population maya d'aujourd'hui. Il met en évidence l'art des femmes à travers les tissages, broderies et assemblages des couleurs. Un musée très complet. Ne ratez surt... read more »This Museum reflects the identity of today's Mayan population. It highlights the art of women through the weavings, embroideries and blends of colors. A very comprehensive Museum. Don't miss the three videos at the end.show original
Un gran museo dentro de la Universidad Francisco Marroquin, en la zona 10 de la ciudad, con amplio parqueo y en tu visita puedes observar los diferentes trajes típicos de los departamentos y municipio... read more »A large Museum inside the Universidad Francisco Marroquín in zone 10 of the city, with ample parking and during your visit you can observe the different traditional costumes of the departments and municipalities of Guatemala.show original
Phil WatsonAwesome, good history of indigenous costume and art of Petterson was amazing also!show original
David ReyesThroughout history and culture, is impressive but I have attended several times and similarly situated staff for the explanation they made bad mode or disdain, considered what is corrected that is better distribution of all and would be on the full one of my favorite museums.show original
Llanira GranadosHello good afternoon, could provide me guidance please complete, I need to know if they have available the traditional costume of San Pedro Sacatepéquez, for an exhibition at the College of my daughter.show original
Milton LopezMore than the beauties of Guatemalashow original
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