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Sculpture Museum, Copan

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Head to Sculpture Museum and surround yourself with the ancient Mayan sculptures and architecture of Copan. The museum houses some of the best original and replica pieces representing Mayan culture. Enter the museum through a dramatic tunnel, which helps you feel like an archaeologist exploring an underground site. Inside, you can inspect over 60 different exhibits, 3,000 sculptures, six restored buildings, and some of the most important stone carvings from the site. The vibrant Rosalila structure stands as the museum’s centerpiece, a wonderful replica and a superb example of Mayan decorative styles. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Copan holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Sculpture Museum and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The stelae in the plaza that are not covered are mostly replicas. The originals reside in the museum that is located at the entrance of the archaeological park. If you enjoyed the site and want to see...  more »
  • If you enjoyed your visit to Copan Ruinas, visiting the adjacent Sculpture Museum at the entrance of the archeological park is a must see. The museum has a great collection of Maya sculpture, organise...  more »
  • excellent musée à Copan pour une entrée en matière avant d'aller visiter le site ,bonne documentation et le guide fait le reste pour vous imprégnez d'une ancienne civilisation