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Casa Museo Gene Byron

Calle Real s / n, Guanajuato 36253, Mexico
+52 473 733 1029
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For me and many of my friends, the Sunday noon Chamber Music concerts are a weekly must! The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jürgen B
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Ciudad Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico
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Nice old hacienda home

The Casa Museum of Gene Byron is the former home of a Canadian artist which has been converted into... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
lisaannem
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Vancouver, Canada
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Calle Real s / n, Guanajuato 36253, Mexico
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+52 473 733 1029
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For me and many of my friends, the Sunday noon Chamber Music concerts are a weekly must! The concerts they offer at the “Gene Byron” range from jazz to classical music, presented by first class musicians from Mexico and abroad. After the concerts, they offer...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

The Casa Museum of Gene Byron is the former home of a Canadian artist which has been converted into a museum a 15 minute taxi ride from the city centre. The Casa contains a small concert hall on one level in which musical events are...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Saw a Cuban Jazz Concert there. The ticket was about $70 pesos which included an hour concert, snacks and wine afterwards. Great experience!

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Reviewed December 4, 2017

We went for Sunday music, which was excellent. It was a treat for us that one musician was from our home country, England, though she works for the Guanajuato university orchestra. We were too hungry for drinks and refreshments after the concert so we headed...More

1  Thank Bernadette P
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Reviewed July 27, 2017

Before you visit, read about Gene Byron. The staff are really great about giving details in regards to the property, free tour. The grounds a lush and lovely. Wonderful place for pictures, so have your camera ready. We were able to enjoy a gentleman playing...More

1  Thank novemberdecember
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Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Great way to take a quick trip out of Guanajuato (about 20 minute from center) and escape into a garden oasis. Our tour of the house and garden didn't last long and was not too extensive, but we enjoyed seeing something beautiful. We did stay...More

1  Thank John V
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Reviewed June 29, 2017

I wish I could review this charming old home based on an interior tour, however we went early to a Sunday concert thinking we’d be able to tour the house before or after the concert but that didn’t seem to be available. I will say...More

1  Thank 2WorldGypsies
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Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

I only visit this place for the Sunday shows. The show and artists have been excellent at the 3 shows I have been to so far. Nice touch.. wine and snacks after the show in the garden.. great meet and mingle time. It is a...More

1  Thank im44
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

I've never been to this place before, it was quite worth it. I absolutely loved it. The museum was quite beautiful, and the guide was really helpful. You can take as many photos as you want, and the architecture of the place is lovely. The...More

4  Thank Alejandra R
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Reviewed June 12, 2016

This was our third or fourth trip to GTO and wanted to get out and explore the area a little more. What a treat the casa is. It's a colonial era home remodeled in the 60's with colonial and modern antiques. I LOVED the aesthetics...More

2  Thank well_traveled_b
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