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The Maya Calendar and 2012


The Maya Calendar and 2012

Illustrated talk by Claudio Obregón Clairin, Instituto de la Cultura y las Artes de Cancún, Mexico

With December 2012 fast approaching, many people familiar with the Maya are asking: will this be the end of the world? Claudio Obregón Clairin, a renowned researcher on the Maya, will explore some of the theories surrounding the Maya calendar and 2012, and explain what they really mean.

MAYA LECTURE SERIES—This series of lectures explores the world of the Maya people, and how their culture continues to resonate with us today.

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Date October 25, 2012 - October 25, 2012
Fees and Booking Individual lectures: $10 for Adults and $8 for Members. Lecture package: $25 for Adults and $20 for Members. Please visit the Museum Box Office or call 819 776-7000. Unless otherwise indicated, simultaneous translation (English to French) will be provided.
Location Theatre, Canadian Museum of History
Audience Adults
Event Type Lecture, Special Exhibition
Program Adult, Special Exhibition Programs

Event Times


  • In English
  • In French
In English
Thursday, October 25, 2012 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Thursday, October 25, 2012 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
In French
Thursday, October 25, 2012 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Thursday, October 25, 2012 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

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