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Ranked #1 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: The park once belonging to an Iron and Steel Melting Company now is a cultural center containing museums, concert halls and... more » Owner description: The park once belonging to an Iron and Steel Melting Company now is a cultural center containing museums, concert halls and an amusement park. « less
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Ranked #2 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Cultural
A historic street in downtown Monterrey passing through the Plaza de los 40 Años and the Mexican History Museum.
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Ranked #3 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Wooded park on the top of a mountain overlooking the city of Monterrey; a great place to bike, hike and jog.
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Ranked #4 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Housed in a beautiful building designed by world-famous architect Ricardo Legorreta, this museum features works of major... more » Owner description: Housed in a beautiful building designed by world-famous architect Ricardo Legorreta, this museum features works of major Mexican and Latin American artists. « less
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Ranked #5 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Outdoors
Stunning and dramatic caves dating back more than 50 million years ago.
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Ranked #6 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Museums
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Ranked #7 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: History Museums; Museums

Casa Tibet of Monterrey is bringing the Maitreya Heart Shrine Relic Tour to Monterrey on March 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 2013. This rare event will take place at the Museo de Historia... more »

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Ranked #8 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
A touristy town with cobbled streets and colonial buildings.
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Ranked #9 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Educational Sites; Cultural
Modern, high-tech facilities make this university one of the best schools in the country.
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Ranked #10 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Mountains; Outdoors
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Ranked #11 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
Neo-classical church with a columned facade.
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Ranked #12 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
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Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #13 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Main plaza where most of the city's historical monuments, museums and hotels are located.
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Ranked #14 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
The whole family will enjoy this interactive science museum with Omnimax theater presentations.
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Ranked #15 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Museums
Owner description: Beautiful building first built in 1787 as Bishop Fray Rafael Jose Verger's retirement home; now houses a Regional History... more » Owner description: Beautiful building first built in 1787 as Bishop Fray Rafael Jose Verger's retirement home; now houses a Regional History Museum delineating Nuevo Leon's complex history. « less
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Ranked #16 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Convention Centers; Cultural
A large exhibition hall where hundreds of companies come to display their products.
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Ranked #17 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Taking center stage on Monterrey's Gran Plaza, this historical baroque cathedral took more than 150 years to complete during... more » Owner description: Taking center stage on Monterrey's Gran Plaza, this historical baroque cathedral took more than 150 years to complete during the 17th century. « less
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Ranked #18 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Mountains; Outdoors
Rugged mountain great for rock climbing.
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Ranked #19 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
One of the most beautiful basilicas in Monterrey, dedicated to the Virgen de Guadalupe.
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Ranked #20 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
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Ranked #21 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: History Museums; Museums
This educational landmark traces the history and life of the ancient Mayan, Toltec and other native populations.
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Ranked #22 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: ; Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: This museum outlines the history of glass and the glass industry, featuring some beautiful examples of 20th-century glass... more » Owner description: This museum outlines the history of glass and the glass industry, featuring some beautiful examples of 20th-century glass art. « less
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Ranked #23 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Parks; Zoos/Aquariums
Wildlife park featuring a drive-through safari and a children's petting zoo.
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Plaza 401 (San Pedro Garza Garcia)
Ranked #24 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
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Ranked #25 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Fountains; Cultural
Dedicated to life, this attractive fountain is a scenic landmark for visitors.
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Ranked #26 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Science Museums; Museums
Small museum displays many of the fossil remains found nearby.
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Ranked #27 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Cultural

Barrio Antiguo provides you a glimpse into the Monterrey of yesteryear. The houses and cobblestone streets are charming and full of little shops, antiques, restaurants, cafes. On... more »

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Ranked #28 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
Modern church known for its beautifully sculpted facade.
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Ranked #29 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Art Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums

Mexican Baseball Hall of Fame was inaugurated on 1973. Its objective is to honor the best Mexican players, directives, sport writers and umpires, elected through a Elector... more »

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Ranked #30 of 60 attractions in Monterrey
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
The city’s second oldest cathedral, dating back to 1830.
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