Sculpture Museum, Copan Ruinas

4.5
#1 of 21 in Museums in Honduras
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. Put Sculpture Museum and other Copan Ruinas trip builder site attractions into our {2}, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Many of the original art from the archaeological site actually is kept in the museum. The museum is well-designed and very spacious to offer visitors a great experience. The quality of the exhibits...  more »
  • Since my last visit, some of the interpretative signs have been removed or lost. The sculptures are still amazing, but it was more interesting before when I could read more about the various pieces.  more »
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