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Tulum museum - History and culture of Tulum

Are you looking for a museum in Tulum? You’ve come to the right place. The tropical spot on the coast has a number of impressive museums. These museums mostly have to do with the history of the Maya, which is still visible in Tulum today. You also have and impressive museums about the art typical of Tulum. We have listed the nicest and most impressive museums of Tulum for you.

Tulum museum

1. Mystika Immersive

Mystika Immersive Tulum

The Tulum museum Mystika is an immersive experience that takes visitors back in time to the ancient Mayan city of Tulum. Guests are greeted by a Mayan shaman who leads them on a journey through the jungle, to the sacred temple of the sun god. Along the way, they encounter animals and plants that have been preserved for centuries. The shaman then leads them into the temple, where they are surrounded by the sounds and sights of Mayan civilisation. The experience is completed with a light show that illuminates the temple and creates a truly mystical atmosphere. The Tulum museum Mystika is an incredible way to learn more about Mayan culture and history, and it is an experience that will stay with you long after you leave.

€22,50 (450 Mexican Pesos)

Buy Ancestral Fun Day Admission and also get access to the Tulum ruins.

Monday – 10:00 to 20:00

Tuesday – 10:00 to 20:00

Wednesday – 10:00 to 21:00

Thursday – 10:00 to 21:00

Friday – 10:00 to 21:00

Saturday – 10:00 to 21:00

Sunday – 10:00 to 20:00



SFER IK is a must-see for anyone interested in the art of the Tulum region. The museum houses an impressive collection of unusual art typical of the city. Visitors can experience what it is like to be in a ‘cocoon’ with influences of nature. The staff are knowledgeable and passionate about the history of the Tulum region, making SFER IK a great resource for anyone interested in learning more about art in Tulum.

€10.- (200 Mexican Pesos)

Exquisite place to take beautiful photos.

Monday – 10:00 to 22:00

Tuesday – 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday – 10:00 to 22:00

Thursday – 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Friday – 10:00 to 22:00

Saturday – 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Sunday – 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

3. Museo de la Cultura Maya Park

Museo de la Cultura Maya Park Tulum

The Tulum Museum, also known as the Museo de la Cultura Maya, is a must-see for anyone interested in learning about the ancient Mayan civilisation. The museum is located in the heart of Tulum, a stone’s throw from the main park. The museum houses an impressive collection of artefacts, including pottery, tools and jewellery. Visitors can also view ancient murals and learn about the Mayan belief system. The museum offers an interactive experience that is both educational and enjoyable. Whether you are a history buff or just want to learn more about Mayan culture, the Tulum Museum is sure to impress.

It is more like a park, but it feels like a museum.

Always open

4. Taquila INAH

Taquila INAH Tulum

Tulum is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mexico, and for good reason. The ancient Mayan city is home to some of the country’s best-preserved ruins, and the nearby beaches are simply stunning. If you’re planning a trip to Tulum, be sure to add the Taquilla INAH museum to your itinerary. The museum is small but packed with information on the history and culture of the region. Best of all, it is free to enter! So if you want to know more about this fascinating place, be sure to visit the Taquilla INAH museum during your next visit to Tulum.

€4.- (85 Mexican Pesos)

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Monday – Closed

Tuesday – 08:00 to 17:00

Wednesday – 08:00 to 17:00

Thursday – 08:00 to 17:00

Friday – 08:00 tot 17:00

Saturday – 08:00 to 17:00

Sunday – 08:00 to 16:15

Have you been able to choose between the different museums in Tulum? Do you go for modern art? Or would you rather visit a museum about the city’s history? Let us know so we can inspire even more people when it comes to museums in Tulum.

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