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Museo Antiguo Palacio de Iturbide

Av Francisco I. Madero 17 | Centro Historico, Centro, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
+52 55 1226 0247
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Beautiful Hacienda With Some Amazing Paintings

The museum is free and was a nice break from all of the people walking the streets outside. There... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2017
JBMW002
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Ensenada, Mexico
Great places to visit in the historic center

This museum for us was a random stop through centro histórico and Im happy we stopped there because... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2017
Tre'Shaun N
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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Built in the 18th century, this large home provides visitors a look a traditional baroque architecture.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Av Francisco I. Madero 17 | Centro Historico, Centro, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Reviewed May 27, 2017

The museum is free and was a nice break from all of the people walking the streets outside. There were some beautiful old paintings including one that was 2-3 stories high and very impressive. Most of the paintings are hundreds of years old. On the...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

This museum for us was a random stop through centro histórico and Im happy we stopped there because it was beautiful and worth the sights. It's free to get in as well. This is something you don't want to pass up in El Centro Histórico.

Thank Tre'Shaun N
Reviewed March 29, 2017

If you love baroque painting at its best then the Villalpando exhibit is a must. For those familiar with his work you will find paintings that are in private collections as well as others that were unknown to experts. Absolutely magnificent.

Thank Alienor
Reviewed February 12, 2017

The nativity scene display is a must see for anyone interested in the folk art of of Mexico. The subject matter may not be a draw for everyone, but it is almost beside the point- rather it offers a vehicle to see the incredible range...More

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Reviewed February 1, 2017

There was a nativity exhibition that was absolutely marvellous and would enchant visitors of all ages.

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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

This Palace of Iturbide is on Madero Pedestrian Walk . It's a must not only for its interior art work or special exhibitions but for the home. There are guards at entrance but I was allowed to enter with water and small string backpack. According...More

Thank scubamom1234
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Banamex has transformed the palace of Mexico's first (but not last) dictator into an essential space for large temporary exhibits designed to showcase Mexican culture throughout the ages. A current exhibit on Mexican fashion from the 40s to the present is jaw-dropping in both the...More

Thank Kirk E
Reviewed July 9, 2016

Stumbled in on a beautiful fashion show and saw as much of the building as possible and we were delighted! A wonderfully rich 18th century Mexican palace.

Thank _jeffreyharakal01
Reviewed April 30, 2016

We spent 7 weeks tooling around North America last September/October/November, and I am still doing TripAdvisor reviews as I edit my 3,000-odd photos. As a consequence, I'm having trouble remembering exactly where this museum/palace/gallery was so that I can tell you, because you simply must...More

Thank seagullrob
Reviewed April 3, 2016

The building itself makes the visit worthwhile. Additionaly the exposition by Javier Marín: " Terra: La materia como idea" displays amazing modern sculptures. The placeis also know as Palacio de Cultura Banamex.

Thank Renato P
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Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro
Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings
and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico
City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio
Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas
Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to
admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit
the wide variety of markets and plazas where any
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