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PROUD OF THEIR HERITAGE

This small historical museum on the Main Plaza in Santiago de Tuxtlas exhibits some beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2015
richb90
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berkshires, MA
Catemaco to Museo Tuxteco

Its an easy cab ride 40 pesos to the museum from Catemaco, the Olmec artifacts are very... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2013
592peterj
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Ridgeway, Canada
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Oct 3, 2015
“PROUD OF THEIR HERITAGE”
Dec 27, 2013
“Catemaco to Museo Tuxteco”
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This museum has a collection of Olmec artifacts among other things, including the remains of a real Olmec Indian skull.
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| Santiago Tuxtla, Santiago Tuxtla, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

This small historical museum on the Main Plaza in Santiago de Tuxtlas exhibits some beautiful and interesting artifacts from the pre hispanic Olmec civilization through the Spanish conquest era to the present. With luck the charming and knowledgeable curator will be on hand to enthusiastically...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2013

Its an easy cab ride 40 pesos to the museum from Catemaco, the Olmec artifacts are very interesting, much more than the large heads the culture is famous for, carved cats, other objects that defy description, except to say difficult to imagine how an ancient...More

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