Friends of the
Ixchel Museum (FOIM)

Friends of the Ixchel Museum (FOIM) is an U.S. charitable foundation established in 1984 that promotes interest in the Mayan textile tradition of Guatemala and the work of the Ixchel Museum. FOIM supports projects that include renovations, field research and publications, thus contributing to the understanding, preservation, and protection of this important cultural legacy.

If you live outside of Guatemala and would like to stay connected, in addition to learning about activities in the United States, visit


Collect, document, rescue, exhibit and educate about Guatemalan indigenous textile heritage.


6ta. calle final, zona 10, Centro Cultural UFM Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala
(502) 2361 8081 al 2


Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sunday and Official Holidays: Closed

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