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Sculpture Museum

Ruines de Copan, Copan Ruinas, Honduras
+504 9849-0707
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Fabulous

Sculptures are in amazing condition. Great information in English and Spanish. The model of... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
Theresa N
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Not to be missed

We had the luxury of cool weather to visit the ruins and sepulcuras on separate days. On the third... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
bajabirdy
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Ruines de Copan, Copan Ruinas, Honduras
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"rosalila temple"
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"full size"
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"original sculptures"
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"tunnel entrance"
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"long tunnel"
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"first thing you see"
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"copan site"
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"each piece"
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"actual ruins"
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"maya civilization"
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"visiting copan"
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"replica"
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"stelae"
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Sculptures are in amazing condition. Great information in English and Spanish. The model of Rosalila is stunning. Definitely worth the admission and more. Original sculptures!

Thank Theresa N
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

We had the luxury of cool weather to visit the ruins and sepulcuras on separate days. On the third day, we visited the Sculpture Museum and that was the icing on the cake. The museum in laid out in a logical progression from ground floor...More

Thank bajabirdy
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

I was pleased with the signage explaining each display. The lighting and arrangements made for fabulous detailed photos. It was also peaceful and cool.

Thank Spock3
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Copan Sculpture Museum was built over a weak foundation. You can notice cracks near the beautiful entrance tunnel. The Rosa Lila Pyramid replica is amazing. But due to the same problem: weak foundation, it shows cracks, too. Ticket price seemed too expensive for me.

Thank carmengonzalezh
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

I enjoyed the museum, but then I like most museums. The long tunnel leading to the museum itself created a sense of mystery. Some of the pieces in the museum were replicas (the large red temple in the center gives one a good idea of...More

Thank Susan L
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

This museum is next to the car park and you can buy a combined ticket for the ruins and the museum. It is built into the side of the mountain and when you enter you walk along a tunnel and then it opens out into...More

Thank TravelbugVietnam
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

These are all sculptures that have come from the ruins themselves and moved to protect them from the elements. Many I might not have noticed at the ruins themselves because they were small or hidden by something else. I appreciated the full scale model of...More

Thank Beth_Moscov
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were exhaustedly the time we got to the museum but the sculptures shouldn't be missed. It is an unusual museum and well maintained. Definitely worth the time.

Thank Dkbogart
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

We enjoyed being able to spend some time examining the sculptures up close. The museum is cool and airy And so easy to navigate, with signage in English. The central mock up of the Rosalina temple reminds you that the structures you've just seen at...More

Thank Museumlynn
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

The Museum of Mayan sculpture adjacent to the parking are of the Copan Maya site is one of the highlights of my visits to Copan. I have been here several times and always enjoy looking at the very detailed sculptures. My favorite piece is the...More

Thank GeUP
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