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Museo de Cera de la Ciudad de Mexico

Address: Londres, 6, Mexico City 06600, Mexico
Phone Number: 52-5-5463784
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Ranked #45 of 390 things to do in Mexico City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: History museums, Museums
Owner description: Located in an old mansion, this museum chronicles the history of Mexico's capital city from the...
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Type: History museums, Museums
Owner description: Located in an old mansion, this museum chronicles the history of Mexico's capital city from the time before European contact to present day.

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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126 reviews 126 reviews
105 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

If you have time in DF, take a moment to know this place. It's very fun, but some of celebrities are not very similar and it has many other local celebrities. The tickets are a little bit expensive, but it's your chance if you've never been in a place like this.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Its a museum you would go if you have small children. They have a lot of celebrities, but the quality is not that of Madame Tussauds. There are very good recreations of celebrities, but some are not that good. Also there are a lot of national and latin celebrities, I went with foreign friends and 30% of the statues they... More 

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Acapulco, Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Most of the wax figures were very realistic. You can pose with the figures which are life sized. Lots of Mexican famous people but also included Americans such as Michael Jackson, Lady Ga Ga, Meryl Streep and Obama (would rather have seen George W Bush...no offense...just not a fan of Obama). We made a wax casting of our hands holding... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Poor quality of the display, cheap expressions not worth the time. The only thing which is awesome is the old mansion hosting this museum

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Mixco, Guatemala, Guatemala
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

The entry fee is well worth it considering you can include both Ripley's museum and this one in one ticket and get a discount. There is pretty much at least something for everyone to see here, even kids. Don't expect anything completely mind-blowing, but it is an interesting visit. Try to avoid food there, though. Expensive and not at all... More 

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Medellin, Colombia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
28 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

I think it was a waste of money and time, I did not like and find it interesting at all. Not even for the kids.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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141 reviews 141 reviews
75 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

They try to keep historical characters in mexican history with modern time stars and actors. Interesting to spend time and look at statues that look real. Kids have fun there.

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Excelent for adults and kids, I went with my kids ages 10 and 8 and they love it! The old building is beautyfull and The área is very nice, you can also get there by turibus it is absolutly wirth it. Next To The building is The ripley museo wínchester is also a lot of fun. Dont eat there The... More 

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Lima, Peru
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68 reviews 68 reviews
26 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

Is very desapointment. The level of the pieces are very low. You can´t compare it with the real caracter in a lot of cases. Not worth it.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

This is the second time we have tracked down this museum in the heart of the centro. This time was to see the Dr. Lakra exhibition. It was worth the effort. Excellent exhibition of this artist's work well displayed in this very old building. The last exhibit we saw was of Daniel Lazama. Both artists live and work in DF... More 

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