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Torture tour.

We decided to try it for videos... it is a good tour; tour guys are very friendly and know how to... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
jaimepI5861HY
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Palm Springs, California
via mobile
STRAIGHT OUTTA HELL AND CATHOLIC HISTORY

How to review this place? First, there are very few opportunities out there in the world to see... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
Dr_JP858
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San Diego, California
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Jan 15, 2019
“Torture tour.”
Aug 21, 2018
“STRAIGHT OUTTA HELL AND CATHOLIC HISTORY”
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Calle Antiguo Camino a Valenciana S/N., Guanajuato 36023, Mexico
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

We decided to try it for videos... it is a good tour; tour guys are very friendly and know how to brake the ice. It is an accord sensation once you are inside and listening all the info.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jaimepI5861HY
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

How to review this place? First, there are very few opportunities out there in the world to see something like this that depicts the atrocities committed in the name of the Catholic church and God. From that perspective, if you have the stomach for it,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dr_JP858
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Before visiting this museum, I had no idea that the Spanish Inquisition operated this "outpost" of torture for 300 years beginning around 1520. There are several rooms and the guide we had was well informed and respectful, so I don't understand reviews that there was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AixTex
Reviewed July 26, 2017

I cannot believe this place has any visitors. The place looks super fake. One thing that amazed me from Guanajuato is the lies per minute rate of most tourist guides. I will be going back to Guanajuato, but never again engage in any kind of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank louiegrandson
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

It was the worst place I visited here in Guanajuato, it was just one room with supposed original torture instruments which you can't really see and the guides were really rude.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank BanditSobek
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Unlike the Museum of the TOrtura in Mexico City, we were allowed to take pictures here. I understood the guide perfectly. He described the torture devices in detail and told us how the Marques was able to keep this torture a secret during the Inquistion...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Marta E
Reviewed May 1, 2017

It's definitely not worth it, and the tour guides make very unpleasant jokes about the tortures. It barely has any genuine pieces, the tour guides evidently don't know much about history because they give very imprecise or wrong information. I was truly disappointed.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank tichyeia
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Must go here. It is rich in history. Very fun to go here. I loved the explanations and the narrations. We went in a semi big group and it was a blast to see everything and travel through it.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank dvnnov
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

It has few historical pieces, the best is the students that are conducting the tours, it last around 20 min, including the tip for the guide it is around $3 usd. As part of a paid tour is ok, driving 20 min on your own...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Lalo_estebanes
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