American Archaeology

26.11.1999 to 08.01.2017
Ethnologisches Museum

The exhibition "American Archaeology" presents the great diversity of pre-Hispanic cultures in Meso-, Central and South America from 2,000 BC to the first half of the 16th century.

Exhibits include unique stelae from Guatemala with carved reliefs, painted stoneware vessels of the Maya, Aztec stone figures of gods and a selection of gold objects from Central America, Colombia and Peru.

The display of South American archaeology including the Goldkammer, or gold room, is closed.

Visitor entrance

Lansstraße 8 / Arnimallee 25
14195 Berlin

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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon closed
Tue 10:00 - 18:00
Wed 10:00 - 18:00
Thu 10:00 - 18:00
Fri 10:00 - 18:00
Sat 11:00 - 18:00

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