Museo Miraflores, Guatemala City

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The Museo Miraflores is an archaeological museum in Guatemala City, dedicated to the display of artefacts from the ancient Maya city of Kaminaljuyu. The museum is open from Tuesday through to Sunday.

The museum was founded in 2002. The museum is located in Zone 11 of Guatemala City, in the southern part of the area once covered by the Maya city of Kaminaljuyu. It covers an area of approximately 1,200 square metres. Within the grounds of the museum are three preserved mounds.

The modern museum is located in a shopping area outside the city centre. It is privately owned and run by the Fundación Miraflores, a for-profit organisation. The museum is described with labels in Spanish and usually English too.
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  • Location is reasonable and there are many Korean restaurants (based on your own ..?) o n z a 7 in cases where the traveler is to visit is of course to have a decent hotel near seemed to be handy and don't have the disadvantage that there is only one drawback to the Tikal Futura stores a variety of good cinema so often.
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  • It is very interesting to see the pre hispanic civilization that used to live in Guatemala City. They also have different exhibitions regularly.  more »
  • Wierd place, this. Great artifacts and garden (mounds) but the place in one of the "bubbles" where only attractive people shop and eat, it could be any where in the world, this mall, and there, in it,...  more »
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  • Amazing place to get some Mayan culture. Is perfect for outdoor events as well
  • The place rescues the history of civilization that is acentaba where today is the city of Guatemala, it is worth giving a tour
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  • The variety of items they have are extremely interesting and activities also. But have very poorly organized everything as what events, it has the potential to grow as a Museum and is not known to take advantage of.
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  • Very nice, saved vestiges of the Center commercial Maya of the time
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  • Very nice and not so complete or broad as other museums but also informative
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