Do not go there with great expectations. It is just a small museum. All the informations are spanish, so it might be a good idea using dictionary or translater.
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This museum is part of Templo Santo Domingo. I highly recommend seeing it. There are so many interesting pieces to look at and wonder about times gone by. Also the building is quite beautiful as are the vistas from the grand arched windows. The ethnobotanical...More
A really great collection of pre hispanic artifacts displayed in a historic building next door to the Santo Domingo church. One of the highlights is the collection of jewellry found in a tomb at Monte Alban
this museum is great is the perfect place to understand Zapotec culture the pieces are in perfect shape and the guide explanation is a must
From the outside, seems like a small museum. Once inside, it's packed full of exhibits and views of the botanical gardens. Only had an hour, should have allowed for more time. So many artifacts and paintings that we could have spent all day. Security is...More
The museum was amazing--more exhibits than we could manage in a day, many from Monte Alban. The explanations were all in Spanish--I didn't check to see if there were English audio guides. The building itself was worth a look and there is a cactus guardian...More
This museum, and the building it is in, are amazing. To think humans were well organized and developed before the Church came in is amazing! This is a great example of the prehispanic culture and the monuments and momentos they left behind. Worth the time...More