Maya Adventure

The Maya of Chalchihuitan and Pantelho


Maya of Chalchihuitan and Pantelho

Chalchihuitan and Pantelho are Tzotzil Maya communities on the tropical edge of the Chiapas Highlands. The nearest market is in the town of Chenalho, and weavers from Chalchihuitan and Pantelho have begun to innovate with designs seen at the Chenalho market.

Maya of Highland Chiapas


Science Museum of Minnesota