Gran Museo del Mundo Maya / 4A Arquitectos | Ancient cities | Scoop.it
The Gran Museo del Mundo Maya (Great Mayan Culture Museum) is a museum located in the city of Merida , Yucatan in Mexico . It has four permanent exhibition rooms, multimedia rooms and a screening room for documentaries, all related to the Mayan culture. The museum is located at the beginning of the road from Mérida to the port of Progreso , next to the Convention Center Yucatan Siglo XXI where industrial complex was Cordemex...

 

Project name: Gran Museo del Mundo Maya
Location: Calle 60 Norte Ex Cordemex, 97110 Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico
Coordinates: 21.034659,-89.628387
Type: Cultural Center, Museum
Specific Use of Building: History Mayan Culture Museum
Total floor area: 22,600 sqm
National Competitive Bidding: 2009
Planning Year: 2010
Construction Year: 2011-2012
Opening: December 21, 2012
Status: Completed
Completion Year: 2012
Awards:
2013 Consejo Iberoamericano de Diseñadores de Interiores (CIDI) Award - CIDI Premio Iberoamericano - Category: Culture - Emblematic Buildings
2012 Partnerships Awards - Category: Best Pathfinder Project - Winner


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