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Central Mexico and Gulf Coast - Museums

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Ranked #31 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: The preserved home of Mexican architect Luis Barragán allows visitors to view a primary example of his famous architectural... more » Owner description: The preserved home of Mexican architect Luis Barragán allows visitors to view a primary example of his famous architectural style. « less
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Museo Regional (Queretaro)
Ranked #32 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
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Ranked #33 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: The birthplace of Ignacio Allende, one of the leaders of the War of Independence, is now a museum dedicated to this national... more » Owner description: The birthplace of Ignacio Allende, one of the leaders of the War of Independence, is now a museum dedicated to this national hero. « less
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Ranked #34 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: ; History Museums; Museums
Owner description: Located in an old mansion, this museum chronicles the history of Mexico's capital city from the time before European contact... more » Owner description: Located in an old mansion, this museum chronicles the history of Mexico's capital city from the time before European contact to present day. « less
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Museo Posada (Aguascalientes)
Ranked #35 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
This museum displays the work of José Guadalupe Posada, a famous local artist.
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Ranked #36 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Religious Sites; Missions; Museums
This museum of religious art served as a secret convent during the 19th century when convents and monasteries were banned.
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Dos Estrella Mine (Tlalpujahua)
Ranked #37 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
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Ranked #38 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
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Ranked #39 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
Built in the 18th century, this large home provides visitors a look a traditional baroque architecture.
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Ranked #40 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Science Museums; Museums

The Universum is filled with hands-on science exhibits that are entertaining and educational for the whole family. Plan on spending at least a couple of hours here. more »

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Ranked #41 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: ; Children's Museums; Museums
This children's museum has tons of interactive exhibits and an IMAX theater.
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Museo de San Miguel de Allende (San Miguel de Allende)
Ranked #42 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: History Museums; Museums
Owner description: The birthplace of Ignacio Allende, a hero of the Mexican Revolution, is now a museum that documents the history of the... more » Owner description: The birthplace of Ignacio Allende, a hero of the Mexican Revolution, is now a museum that documents the history of the region from ancient times through independence. « less
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Parque Museo La Venta (Villahermosa)
Ranked #43 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Natural History Museums; Parks; Museums

This exterior of the museum was designed by poet Carlos Pellicer Camara.  All of the monuments found in the museum were discovered in "la venta" huimangillo tabasco while oil... more »

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Ranked #44 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
The headquarters of the city's postal service, this huge castle-like structure is a striking architectural site.
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National Museum of Death (Aguascalientes)
Ranked #45 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
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Ranked #46 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
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Ranked #47 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
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Museo del Cafe (Coatepec)
Ranked #48 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
Owner description: Our Coffee Tour Museum was the first to immerse visitors in the coffee world in Coatepec, Ver. We have being educating and... more » Owner description: Our Coffee Tour Museum was the first to immerse visitors in the coffee world in Coatepec, Ver. We have being educating and entertaining more than 10,000 visitors per year on a wonderful tour. Visit our museum collection and learn the art of professional coffee tasting (the tour includes a coffee tasting example). Conclude your tour with our gift store. « less
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Ranked #49 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
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Ranked #50 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Castles; Historic Sites; History Museums; Natural History Museums; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Museums
Owner description: Located in the Castle of Chapultepec, a structure which has served as everything from a military academy to the home of the... more » Owner description: Located in the Castle of Chapultepec, a structure which has served as everything from a military academy to the home of the Mexican president, this museum specializes in Mexican art and culture. « less
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Museo del siglo XIX (Guanajuato)
Ranked #51 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
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Ranked #52 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Museums

The house was built just before the Mexican Revolution, and had a turret added during revolutionary times so that a watchman could alert the owners if soldiers of whatever faction... more »

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Museo de Cuauhnahuac (Cuernavaca)
Ranked #53 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: History Museums; Museums
This museum has exhibits on pre-Columbian indigenous cultures and the Spanish conquests.
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Ranked #54 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #55 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Gardens; Specialty Museums; Museums
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Museo Silva Federico (San Luis Potosi)
Ranked #56 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Art Museums; Museums
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Ranked #57 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
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Ranked #58 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Art Museums; Museums
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Ranked #59 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
Category: Museums
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Museo Del Estanquillo (Mexico City)
Ranked #60 of 210 Museums in Central Mexico and Gulf Coast
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