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La Esquina Mexican Toy Museum

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Address: Nunez 40, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Phone Number: 01 (415) 1522 602
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Wonderful Museum worth going!

Beautiful unexpected museum. Great collection! You can have a taste of the traditional toys and diverse regions of the Country.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
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Oakville, Canada
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Oakville, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Beautiful unexpected museum. Great collection! You can have a taste of the traditional toys and diverse regions of the Country.

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New York, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

I spent about a couple of hours one afternoon in this small, delightful museum. It's a lovely place to check out for both kids and grownups. The toys on display are beautiful examples of craftsmanship.

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Denver, Colorado
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Went with our 3 and 5 year old daughters, it's not big, but in a neat space and well done. They enjoyed it, especially the 5 year old. Wish they had a few more toys for the kids to play with...hard to look at so many toys and only get to play with a very few, but that was the... More 

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Carbondale, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

The Toy Museum, officially known as El Museo de la Esquina, is wonderful for both children and adults. Whether you view the objects as toys or as folk art, they are fascinating and wonderfully creative. The museum has several theme rooms, as well as exhibits showing the winners of recent competitions. There is also a children's play space and a... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

A most for older Mexicans who played with hand-made toys. A very good and well taken care of selection of Mexican toys.

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Rosarito, Mexico
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18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

A Museum to see with. Holden or family a long walk up the hill. Very inexpensive but a small tour for an afternoon and then dinner with family. Take comfortable shoes the hill is steep up there are great little shops,to see on the way

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Austin, Texas, USA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Visiting the Toy Museum was a treat! Exquisite work was visable from many regions. Competitions in toy making rendered beautiful work and the top prizes are available for viewing.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

So glad my friend took us to this museum. Full of amazing dolls, toys and folk art. I really enjoyed it. It offers quite an extensive collection

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Very interesting to visit this museum. Really neat. This is also on the list of places to visit when you go.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

This little museum harbors a great collection of Mexican typical toys. No barbies here. Everything handmade and beautiful. Very nice setting, clean and new.

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