Maya Exploration Center: Education Through Exploration
Staff and Associates
MEC Director Dr. Ed Barnhart [e-mail] has over two decades of experience in Mesoamerica as an archaeologist, an explorer and an instructor. He is a Fellow of the Explorers Club, has published many papers and appeared in over a dozen documentaries about ancient Maya civilization. Read more

Research Associates

» Dr. Edwin Barnhart
» Dr. Christopher Powell
» Alonso Mendez
» Carol Karasik
» Chip Morris
» Dr. Kirk French
» James Eckhardt
» Dr. Michael Grofe
» Lilia Lizama
» Dr. David Hixson
» Dr. Gerardo Aldana

Don't see Mesoamerica from the window of a moving bus. Maya Exploration Center works hard to build itineraries that maximize your time "on the ground" not in a bus.
Suggested reading books can be bought at JungleCasts with Dr. Barnhart