Mystery of the Mayan Medallion

In this immersive exhibit, you are transported to Palenque, Mexico, where an archaeological team has mysteriously disappeared from a dig site while investigating a priceless jade medallion buried in the ruins. Parents and children can follow clues the team left behind to locate the precious medallion.

This exhibit uses the mystery and intrigue of the Mayan empire to explore math, science and history in a unique and interesting way sure to capture the attention of all who visit.

Visitors will learn about the culture of the Mayans and the science behind archaeology.

Exhibit Details


3,000-3,500 sq. ft.

Content focus

STEM, Mayan History

Target Audience

Children up to age 12, Families, School Groups


- Archeology Field Station
- Biology Field Station
- Astromathematics Field Station
- Tomb Area
- Observatory

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