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El Museo Bocamina San Ramon

Guanajuato, Mexico
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Ranked #18 of 31 Attractions in Guanajuato
Type: Museums
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  • English first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

This is a must see in the city. You get to see how silver was brought up plus you get to go down into the mine.

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North Battleford, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

The mine is interesting to see, but not having enough Spanish to understand the guide's explanations was a definite disadvantage. There are few fluent English speakers here, but we did find one to take us on the city tour. Augustino was excellent in English.

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Austin, Texas
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

A world within a world. Gardens of every type, and stately villa. History buffs heaven. At least a two hour visit, and there's a little drink bar to help you out when you get tired and thirsty. Worth the time.

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60 reviews 60 reviews
31 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Great location for pictures, and a trip into an actual mineshaft....great photo op at the bottom! Try a drink after you ascend! Love the P-ing miner statues....another good photo op!

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Los Angeles, California
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177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

You can see two mines in the same area, this one and San Cayetano. When we arrived it was pouring rain so we had to wait to enter the mine. We basically had a private tour since there was no one else due to the rain. The price for the entrance is very inexpensive. Expect to walk a lot of... More 

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