Museo de Arqueología de Durango Ganot-Peschard

Chihuahua & Central North Mexico

This small, somewhat dated museum has fascinating displays and a collection of artifacts from the different indigenous peoples who've lived in the region since the Paleolithic era. Particularly impressive (and a little eerie) is an exhibit of deformed skulls and funerary items of the Aztlan tribe. Kids may enjoy the re-creation of an archaeological dig, complete with dim lighting, skeletons and pottery.

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