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Museo Interactivo de Economia

Address: Calle de Tacuba 17 Centro, Mexico City, Mexico (Centro)
Phone Number: 01 55 5130 4600
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Ranked #46 of 273 Attractions in Mexico City
Type: Museums
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Type: Museums
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Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Mexico City
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334 reviews 334 reviews
121 attraction reviews
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This is really an interactive museum. You could spend hours there. They teach you on economics, ecology, decisions, the world... There are organized workshops. Very good games and explanations. It is very good for children, teens and adults. Plan enough time as we went for an hour and we could just see one floor.

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Monterrey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

Its really entertaining. You have a lot of interactive expos. Great value for price. The first section is to have conscience in environmental issues.

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New Delhi, India
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This is four-stories of well planned, clearly stated, interactive learning. It includes information ranging from the environmental impact of our lifestyle and choices, to how money is printed. The recommended visit is a minimum of 1.5 hours; I stayed 4 and could easily have stayed longer. I would highly recommend it for adolescents and adults.

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London
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Great museum with lots of activities for kids and grown ups. I didn't do the market simulation but wish I had time. The place is well located, there are employees everywhere offering help and explanations which made a big difference. The games are great fun and the content is very interesting! I would highly recommend this place as it's a... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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69 reviews 69 reviews
19 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The interactivity of this museum is great. It is used perfectly to teach you financial related topics. The building is also worth visiting. In this instance, there is a very interesting numismatic showroom with interesting pieces: escudos, reales, banknotes from different eras as well as coins. Recommended.

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Santiago, Chile
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16 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I passed by this place a couple of times thinking, "who comes to Mexico to visit an interactive economy museum?" Well, I decided to give it a go after I read the great reviews on TripAdvisor, and it was definitely worth it. The museum is four floors full of interactive exhibits. The information on display is interesting both for children... More 

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Michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

If you want to lift your spirits on the state of the world, DO NOT MISS this. (1) If you are a person who believes that the old should be re-purposed, DO NOT MISS this. A restored convent with a fascinating history has become this beautifully designed and well-balanced structure carefully blending the old with the new. (2) If you... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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20 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

I visited this museum on a Sunday morning with my daughters (4 and 6) and my husband. I would recommend going as early as possible as it got quite crowded. It is all in Spanish, not sure if there are guides in English. The building the mueseum is housed is is beautifully restored and the exhibits are. Fun, interesting and... More 

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Huixquilucan, Mexico
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

Hearing Economy sounds boring however personal who works at MIDE is incredible besides technology that you can keep in touch it is first level gives you an amaizing experience, you can touch, get photos and participate in many activities they offer my open suggest to visit any kind, any age.

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Austin, Texas
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73 reviews 73 reviews
28 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2011

This is a fascinating museum that explores all aspects of economics from both historical and contemporary perspectives. The exhibits are predominantly hands-on and interactive and are geared to all ages from about ten years old and above. Different members of the same family will each take away and enjoy different components of the varied exhibits and hands-on activities. There are... More 

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