The mission of the Institute of Maya Studies, Inc. (IMS) is to help spread knowledge on the pre-Columbian cultures of the Americas, with an emphasis on the study of the Maya. The IMS was founded in 1971 and is affiliated with the Miami Science Museum.
IMS publishes IMS Explorer monthly, a newsletter with news and commentaries on work done by Maya experts. IMS also presents two lectures each month on relevant topics in the field of pre-Columbian studies. Our lecture programs are presented on the second and third Wednesdays of the month at the Miami Science Museum.
If you are not a member, we request a $6 donation. For information, please call our Maya Hotline at 305-279-8110.
Lectures and Events are presented at 8 p.m. at
The Miami Science Museum 3280 South Miami Avenue Miami, Florida Across from Vizcaya. Parking is free.
If you would like to become a member please visit our official website.