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Museo de Historia Mexicana

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Address: Dr Coss 445 | Zona Centro, Monterrey 64000, Mexico
Phone Number: 2033 9898
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: Museum delineates the history of Mexico from pre-historic times to the...
Museum delineates the history of Mexico from pre-historic times to the present.
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Nice building and exhibition

I enjoy coming here every time I can. They have this great exhibitions that kids enjoy to walk around. There is a train kids can walk inside. There are paintings that are well... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Having visited a lot of museums, this one is about average, however definitely a must-go in Monterrey. But there was barely any English explanation, so if you don't speak Spanish, a guide would help a lot

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Monterrey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I enjoy coming here every time I can. They have this great exhibitions that kids enjoy to walk around. There is a train kids can walk inside. There are paintings that are well presevered.

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Gilbert, Arizona
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19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We came here to see the King Tut exhibit, and toured the entire museum. We drove by it a few times without seeing it. We ended up asking and it turned out we were literally in front of it. Some bigger signs for non locals would be nice. We parked and it turned out to have very nice access (wheelchair... More 

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Vancouver, BC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Great museum with many historical items. Well laid out and after the museum, a wonderful walk along the canal

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Miami
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

The museum is very hi-tech. While it doesn't have a huge number of exhibits, they are carefully selected, interesting, and their presentation is simply superb.

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Taquara, RS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Very nice place! The museum is well organized and they have great objects from the Aztec Empire. Besides, the building has a nice shape and the inside is really beautiful.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

If you like history this is a good place to spend a morning. It is small . it has a permanent exhibition and also temporary exhibitions. It is well kept. Please do not expect this ti be similar to the Mexico city history Museum. The content in Mexico is very different and many times larger. In Monterrey there are not... More 

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Monterrey, Mexico
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Air conditioned museum, great for any time of the year. They are wonderful to have interesting exhibitions. I enjoy the second story Mexican history exhibit.

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Staff was so helpful. I asked if their were English speaking guides. They didn't have any at the moment but a guide found me in the museum and walked me around for a while and asked if I needed help ordering lunch too. Nice exhibits and history of the area. Great way to learn about the history of culture of... More 

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Charleston, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is an incredible museum! It's intuitive, interactive, and very creative. You walk through all of Mexico's history in a fun, beautiful setting. I can't rave enough about this museum!

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Additional Information about Museo de Historia Mexicana

Address: Address: Dr Coss 445 | Zona Centro, Monterrey 64000, Mexico
Phone Number: 2033 9898
Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Nuevo Leon  >  Monterrey
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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