Mayan Artifacts Exhibit Coming to North Las Vegas | Arts & Culture
Treasures from Mexico's ancient past will be featured in a display coming to North Las Vegas City Hall.
The Expo Yucatan 2013 exhibit will open at 4 p.m. Oct. 15 with at a special ceremony. The display will feature 120 museum replicas handcrafted by Mayan artisans and narrative descriptions by an expert in arts history.
To coincide with event, there will be a series of workshops by artisans from the Mayan Peninsula showing off the ancient arts, including embroidery, hammock making, painting and more.
The workshops will be held at the Discount Mall, 2201 Civic Center Drive, behind the North Las Vegas City Hall.