Museum of Textiles

Local nameMuseo de Trajes Regionales
LocationSan Cristóbal, Mexico

Museo de Trajes Regionales is located in San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico. The museum displays more than 100 costumes and dress from the indigenous populations of Chiapas. This is unique because typically all clothing and personal possessions are buried with the dead. Jewelry, musical instruments, costume accessories, religious objects, hats, masks, animal skins and statuettes are on display. The tour is given by the museum collector and owner Sergio Castro Martinez, a knowledgeable local humanitarian. He describes the locations, dress, ceremonies, ways and daily life of the indigenous.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Museo_de_Trajes_Regionales

Official website http://www.yokchij.org/the-collection.html

Phone +52 967 678 4289

Address Guadalupe Victoria 38, 29240 San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

Coordinates 16°44'13.496" N -92°38'29.865" E

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