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National Museum of Anthropology

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Considered one of the world's most comprehensive natural history museums, this famous institution houses four square kilometers of exhibits in 23 exhibition halls.
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Avenida Paseo de la Reforma y Calzada Gandhi s/n | Col. Chapultepec, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
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Reviewed today

Excellent - a must see. Many artifacts, especially of the Teotihuacan pyramids. Very well laid out. Easy to get to.

Date of experience: February 2019
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A well laid out national museum that helps you understand Mexico. The daily limitation on tickets is a plus as it is not crowded. Certainly a must do.

Date of experience: February 2019
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If you are interested in mezo-american history and culture, this is the place for you. We were there for almost three hours and two of my traveling companions are not museum people.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed today

Not being a culture vulture or up on history I wasn’t sure how long I’d last in this museum. Surprisingly I just absorbed the history and knowledge. The four hours our group was given to see the museum was perfect. We saw most of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the most breathtaking places to go in the whole world. It is truly one of the best places To go.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Let’s be clear....this is a fabulous museum! Our opinion is based upon visiting museums all over the world. The exhibits are well presented in a spacious way in a very well designed structure. If you use Google Translate properly for translating Spanish to English, one...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jwhitehouse
Reviewed yesterday

This is among the better museum I have ever visited and the place has so much to offer, that you will hardly get done the first time and for me it joins the renk of Met in NYC, where you can just go back multiple...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ulrik J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We toured the Museum with a Mexican guide. I highly recommend this as there is so much to learn about the pre Hispanic cultures. We spent several hours there. If time permitted, I would have returned to spend even more time there. Amazing artifacts!! And...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kk1647
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A nice place where you can learn many things about mexicam history. You need a hole day to appreciate.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Almir C
Reviewed 2 days ago

I can't say enough good about the museum and the helpful staff (at least those I talked with). It is really well organised and user friendly and the exhibits are well done. But the real reason it is so special is the contents. There are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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I agree with the Uber option best way to get around.
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The museum Offers guided tours in a variety of languages including English. They say to Book in advance but we were able to Join one on the day we visited. One hour in one room for an in-depth discussion. A good addition to... More
Emily H
July 18, 2018|
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Response from Roberta R | Reviewed this property |
It closes quite early - around 5 p.m. I think