The temple of the sun at the Maya city of Palenque, Mexico.

Maya Research Project

Go on a journey to discover some stories of the Maya world, from Victorian explorers to modern technology.

In collaboration with Google Arts & Culture, the British Museum has digitised and contextualised its Maudslay Collection of Victorian casts and photographs of ancient Maya sites.

You can visit the Maya heritage project page in English, Spanish and Portuguese by selecting the appropriate link below.