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Poliforum Mier y Pesado

Open today: 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Visiting Orizaba and the Poliforum

Having local friends always pays off. I was taken (besides many other attractions) to the Poliforum... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Marlies A
Cricri Museum

It is an amazing journey to the childhood for enjoying with the family.The weather is perfect. This... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
Cristian Elodio G
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“Visiting Orizaba and the Poliforum”
Jul 21, 2018
“Cricri Museum ”
It was declared as a “National Artistic Monument” on February 2014. This building is of great architectural beauty and is part of the Mier y Pesado Foundation, also known as “The Castle of Orizaba”. It has museums, a restaurant zone, big gardens...more
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Oriente 6 | And Sur 31, Orizaba 94300, Mexico
+52 272 728 9136
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Reviewed yesterday

Having local friends always pays off. I was taken (besides many other attractions) to the Poliforum in Orizaba. It is an amazing place. First of all, entry is free. You can visit all the rooms in the building. Museum Cri-Cri is especially interesting for children...More

Thank Marlies A
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

It is an amazing journey to the childhood for enjoying with the family.The weather is perfect. This investments are what Mexico needs.

Thank Cristian Elodio G
Reviewed June 27, 2018

I visited Poliforum Mier y Pesado because I wanted to visit Cri-Cri's museum, I was surprised with the different things they have there, art exhibitions, chapels, restaurants. It is very interesting. Don't miss it.

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Reviewed May 19, 2018

It used to be a retirement home for the elderly and the local government bought the building for approximately 40 million (USD). The place itself is amazing, the view at the front facade is spectacular. It has several museums and they're all very interesting, specially...More

Thank Charlie P
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

After the “Teleférico” or cable cart, we visited the Poliforum Mier y Pesado, a great medieval looking castle with well maintained landscapes and fountain, the food variety is good, there is about 8 restaurants from tapas to Mexican and coffee shops. The museum is nice...More

Thank Pepe H
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

It's a wonderful place to eat and visit, it has a lot of museums and some sites to take a really good meals

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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

A great place for a meal, with multiple options to select from - typical or regional cuisine, desserts, coffee, top grill, there is a choice for everyone. The old grounds of a retirement mansion are picturesque and beautiful. There’s a museum dedicated to Cri-Cri, and...More

Thank LiliOT001
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place to visit at Orizaba. We went as part of a folkloric group from Puerto Rico during the Orizaba Folk Festival 2017. There are a big area with a nice fountaing at the front of the building. Kida can enjoy the...More

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