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Museo Historico Naval

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Address: Calle Arista between Landero y Coss and, Veracruz, Mexico
Phone Number: 2-931-4078
Description: This museum documents the history of Mexico's navy.

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This is so newly updated that your guidebook may not mention how spectacular it is. You can view yourself in the rigging of a ship, captain an aircraft carrier, sit in a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 2, 2015
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New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This is so newly updated that your guidebook may not mention how spectacular it is. You can view yourself in the rigging of a ship, captain an aircraft carrier, sit in a helicopter (if you are 12 or under). Totally worth the small admission price.

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Desert Hot Springs, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Most interesting to know how a hand full of teen agers defended their city and school against the American invasion of 1914

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

At 30 pesos the entrance, this is a great deal, the building is beautiful , the quality of the exhibits are fantastic , the navy staff are very helpful and superbly dressed. Definitely a must to visit

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Really enjoyed the musuem. There is nothing in English so I imgine you might have to get a guide if you don't speak or read spanish but the exhibits are very informative with some exquisite models. Really recommend it and the section of the East west trade route through veracruz to Acapulco for the Philippines was facsinating. Plus it was... More 

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Wimberley, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This museum is run by the Mexican Navy. Everything is absolutely spotless and there is a lot to see, starting in pre-hispanic times up through today. Clearly a lot of thought and pride went into this museum. Covers Mexican history which admittedly can be quite confusing. All the indoor exhibits are cool and dark and can be a delightful relief... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Nicely done presentation of Mexican naval history. Some excellent multimedia rooms. Well thought out and informative, I guess One major complaint. All of the explainaions of the exhibits are in Spanish. No English. When we toured the Luoce and the Orsay in Paris last month, 75% of the exhibits or more were into and sometime four languages. Draw your own... More 

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Brownsville, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

very informative many things to see they give a good tour its in the center of the town easy walk to very nice outing with the family also no cost

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Great place, every Mexican citizen must go over there and spend some time learning about Veracruz's history. The place is impeccable, it was extremely clean and organized. All the rooms have a dedicated topic regarding a time frame on Mexico's History. I learned a lot of things about Veracruz's people. I highly recommend to visit this place with your family.... More 

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Puerto Vallarta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The Naval Museum was recently renovated and it looks impeccable. It has all kinds of items in their exhibit, audio, video, interactive as well as historical items. After the tour is completed you can pay a visit to their souvenir shop and of course, the coffee shop. The coffee shop has been nicely decorated and they have several things on... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The remodeled museum now charges an entrance fee. However, the fee is well worth the intersting, well presented exhibits.

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Address: Calle Arista between Landero y Coss and, Veracruz, Mexico
Phone Number: 2-931-4078
Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Veracruz  >  Veracruz

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