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Av. Vicente Guerrero 33
Av. Vicente Guerrero 33, Barrio del Cerrillo, 29220 San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chis., MexicoTHE TRAVELERS ACQUIRE THE TICKET IN THE HANDCRAFTED STORE, IT IS LOCATED IN FRONT OF THE MUSEUM, THEN THERE IS PROJECTED TO YOU AN INTRODUCTORY DOCUMENTARY OF 18 MINUTES. AFTER THE GUIDE WELCOMES YOU IN THE ENTRANCE OF THE MUSEUM TO START THE TOUR.
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    Na Bolom Cultural Centre
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    NA BOLOM IS A NON-LUCRATIVE CIVIL ASSOCIATION, FOUNDED BY THE FAMOUS DANISH ARCHEOLOGIST FRANZ BLOM, AND HIS WIFE THE CONSERVATION PHOTOGRAPHER GERTRUDY DUBY IN 1951. IT IS A BEAUTIFUL NEOCLASSIC BUILDING BUILT IN 1891, ORIGINALLY INTENDED TO BE A SEMINAR. THE HOUSE WAS RESTORED, FURNISHED AND INHABITED BY THE ARCHEOLOGIST AND PHOTOGRAPHER, WITH THE MOST EXQUISITE TASTE OF THE LARGEST COLLECTORS AND ITS DEEP FOOTPRINT IS APPRECIATED IN ALL CORNERS. PRECOLOMBIN, ETHNOGRAPHIC, HISTORICAL AND DOCUMENTARY OBJECTS LIVE IN HARMONY WITH ART IN ALL FORMS OF EXPRESSION, SPECIALLY THE POPULAR OF THE REGION, THE TREES, PLANTS AND CONSTRUCTIONS MADE OF THIS SPACE THE PREFERRED OF ALL THE CROSS OF ALL HOUSES. CULTURAL ELCENTRO THAT HOSTS A MUSEUM, HOTEL, RESTAURANT AND A LARGE BIBLIOGRAPHIC COLLECTION DEDICATED TO THE MAYAN CULTURE.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Av. Vicente Guerrero 33, Barrio del Cerrillo, 29220 San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chis., Mexico
Departure Time
11:30 AM
Duration
1m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Entry/Admission - Na Bolom Cultural Centre
Exclusions
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Na Bolom Cultural Centre
545 reviews
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X2822UOmarianac
41
Great place and food
We enjoyed the garden and the information about Bloom's good job in the Lacandon jungle, Moreover, the food in
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emafalc
Milan, Italy
23163
Charming museum
Half museum and half house from a couple of European who studied and took pictures of Maya people during '50 and
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roelgrol
Arnhem, The Netherlands
504343
Interesting visit
Having read about the Boom family, we went to their former mansion, e.g, the museum. It was a great peak into
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marlenec41
Mexico City, Mexico
61
No tour guide to understand it nice pieces no guide so it was hard to see it u. My own
No guide to understand the museum I had to walk it alone had nice pieces nice garden but no tour guide
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kikibri
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
12538
A quiet and good learning experience
Such a great place, in memory to the pioneers who explored this part of Mexico and who helped the Mayan people and
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ClarNicL
Zurich, Switzerland
1112
Really nice museum
Was a great way to get more information about the Lacadonians and two great people who dedicated their lives to
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archibalda
Acapulco, Mexico
302211
A pleasant surprise.
This lovely old and slightly crumbling villa, with it's attractive sunny and shady flowery courtyards, is a good
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HSJ2012
Whitstable, United Kingdom
7551
Well worth a visit
This museum is not only a fascinating glimpse into the lives of two European explorers, who worked with the
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alsofra
california
2415
wonderful museum
relaxing beautiful and interesting site had lunch with a beer very tranquil enjoyed the museum and walking around
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jelico8
Kansas City, Missouri
423147
cool place to check out
While in San Cristobal for our anniversary last year my husband and I visited the Na Bolom cultural centre. The
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Alma N
107
Very homey and casual
I loved the photos and the lovely gardens, this place is super informal, you can sit on a bench in a courtyard and
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amyjB5411XF
New York City, New York
5826
Terrific find!!
What a wonderful find! Because we walked through mainly residential streets to get there, it seemed out of the
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Joyce K
Silver Spring
3131
Our Favorite Place in San Cristobal!
Na Boliom is a wonderful center for culture and history, located in a large, old hacienda with many beautiful
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francescopM5821AI
3215
Worthy visit to understand the local culture
The house-museum is a tribute to the lives of explorer Frans Blom and his wife Gertrude "Trudy" Blom. The museum
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Annie H
Gabriola Island
17663
Worth a visit.
A bit of walk from the main part of town. Very interesting museum and house. They have kept things related to
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