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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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This museum is delightful!

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Carbondale, Illinois
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Carbondale, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW 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 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

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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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 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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230 reviews 230 reviews
97 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 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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50 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 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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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Glasgow
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Lovely place to visit. Toys are wonderful and so inventive in the materials used. Great craftsman ship and skill. Will definitely bring a smile to your face.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I expected this to be a little museum, but it was surprisingly big and filled with wonderful Mexican toys and folk art. Fantastic place for kids and adults.

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Folsom, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

This little museum has one of the best collections of Mexican folk art I have ever seen. The toy collection is magical and the building itself is beautiful. Be sure to visit the patio on the roof too.

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Address: Address: Nunez 40, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Phone Number: 01 (415) 1522 602
Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende

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