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Posted 9 July, 2013 by Stuart Torres in Heritage
 
 

Museums in Guatemala

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List of Museums
Archaeological Museums
Archaeological museums present the material remains created by man and societies that have existed in the history of mankind.

Museums Natural Heritage

Institutions are responsible for collecting, conserve, investigate and showcase agencies and representative samples of biological and bio-cultural diversity of the country in order to generate scientific knowledge and impart it to all levels.

Museums of Colonial Heritage

They are spaces for reflection, construction and dissemination of knowledge about culture
of the colonial.

Museums Industrial Heritage

Are those that are formed by the remains of industrial culture which are of historical value, technological, social, architectural scientist.

Heritage Museums

The historical heritage is the set of real, both tangible and intangible, accumulated over time. These goods can be of artistic, historical, paleontologic, archaeological, documentary, bibliographic, Scientific coach.

Ethnographic Heritage Museums

These reveal objects and tools is an expression or product of work activities, aesthetic and recreational, inherent in any human group, broadcast rooted and customarily.
Folk Arts and Crafts Sacatepéquez

Museums Religion

The Museum of Religious Art is one that is primarily composed of Sacred Art objects that are or were intended for divine worship and the devotion of the people that are in charge of the Church.

Houses Museum

Are museums, that domestic environments are the lifestyle of a particular time.

Museum of Science and Technology

They are museums with exhibits in the visitor creates incentives for knowledge and promote the scientific method and having a scientific opinion.

Museum of Modern Art

There are museums that preserve modern and contemporary production of paint, sculpture, prints and other visual arts expressions


Cultural centers and other institutions

They are entities that promote art and culture
APROMUSCO
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Museums in Guatemala City

• Museo Casa de la Memoria “Kaji Tulam” (6ta av 1-73 area 1)

• National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
• National Museum of History
• Postal and Philatelic Museum
• Children's Museum
• Mapa and Relieve
• National Museum of Modern Art “Carlos Merida”
• Army Museum
• National Museum of Natural History “Jorge A. Ibarra”
• Museum of the Merced
• Museum of Charity “Sister Cecilia of Charrín”
• Museo Archdiocese of Santiago de Guatemala
• Railway Museum
• Numismatic Museum of Guatemala
• National Palace of Culture
• Museo Popol Vuh
• Museo “Carlos F. Novella”
• Bodegas Museum nineteenth century
• Museo Ixchel
• Museum of Science and Technology-MUCYT-
• Casa Mima
• Arts Centro “Graciela Andrade de Paiz”
• Museum of the University of San Carlos MUSAC
• Natural History Museum of the University of San Carlos
• House Flavio Herrera

Museums in La Antigua Guatemala

• VICAL Museum of Pre-Columbian Art and Modern Glass
• Capuchin Museum
• Museum of Colonial Art
• Museum of Santiago de los Caballeros
• Old Book Museum
• Tour of Museums
• Museo de Jade
• Museo Casa Maya Music K'ojom
• Tissue House Museum
• Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Guatemalan Primitivo-
• Coffee Museum
• Arts & Crafts Popular Sacatepéquez
• St. John the Bishop Museum
• VICAL Museum of Pre-Columbian Art and Modern Glass
• Capuchin Museum
• Museum of Colonial Art
• Museum of Santiago de los Caballeros
• Old Book Museum
• Tour of Museums
• Museo de Jade
• Museo Casa Maya Music K'ojom
• Tissue House Museum
• Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Guatemalan Primitivo-
• Coffee Museum
• Arts & Crafts Popular Sacatepéquez
• St. John the Bishop Museum

Regional Museums

• Regional Museum in Santiago Sacatepequez
• Regional Museum of Trapiche, San Jerónimo, Baja Verapaz
• Regional Museum of Archaeology Democracy, Escuintla
• Paleontological and Archaeological Museum “Ing. Roberto Saravia Woolfolk”, Estanzuela,

Zacapa

• Agricultural Museum “Jorge Paiz Morales”, San Marcos, San Marcos
• Lithic Museum, Tikal, Petén
• Quirigua Site Museum, Izabal

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