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Museo de Cuauhnahuac

Address: Cortes Palace | Leyva 100, Cuernavaca, Mexico
Phone Number: 52 777 312-8171
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Ranked #7 of 13 Attractions in Cuernavaca
Type: History Museums, Museums
Owner description: This museum has exhibits on pre-Columbian indigenous cultures and the Spanish conquests.
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Type: History Museums, Museums
Hours:
Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Owner description: This museum has exhibits on pre-Columbian indigenous cultures and the Spanish conquests.
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Austin, Texas, USA
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132 reviews 132 reviews
56 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Visiting the Museo de Cuauhnahuac, also known as the Palacio de Cortes, was totally enjoyable. The "salas" allow you to see artifacts that allow you to better understand the history of the state of Morelos. Much care has been taken to explain the different periods of time and to display the artifacts in attractive manners. Additionally the murals by Diego... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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136 reviews 136 reviews
71 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Funny the beeing right in the city it is not very visited. I find it interesting and warranting the time spent there. Is a very classical pre hispanic center, with pyramids, temples and a good deal of history to it. Really if you are in Cuernavaca visit it.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

One of the top things to see in downtown cuernavaca. A place to see any day of the week except monday. It doesn't cost much and you can likely see it all in 90 minutes.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

see my notes for palacio de Cortes as both are the same.

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