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A Hidden Gem

This small museum located in downtown Oaxaca is well worth a visit. It is not found in most... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2017
canadianpotter
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Comox Valley, Canada
Lovely surprise

This is a special spot that was a complete surprise. As other reviewers mention, it is lovingly... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2017
Joan M
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Ontario
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Dec 16, 2017
“A Hidden Gem”
Nov 14, 2017
“Lovely surprise”
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

We were wandering around town photographing wall art when we came across this beautifully curated and lovingly maintained private collection, thankfully open to the public.

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Reviewed December 16, 2017

This small museum located in downtown Oaxaca is well worth a visit. It is not found in most tourist guides. Admission is by donation. The collection of jewellery is absolutely outstanding. There is also a room with regional costumes.

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Reviewed November 14, 2017

This is a special spot that was a complete surprise. As other reviewers mention, it is lovingly maintained. The guide tried his best to explain the exhibits and although we didn’t understand everything it was delightful. We were disappointed that there were no explanations in...More

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Reviewed March 1, 2017

Beautiful examples of jewelry, textiles, and other finds make up this private collection. I wish there was more information about the items. We wandered in one day and no one else was there. It was fun to walk around with the place to ourselves. The...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2017

A surprising private collection of jewelery, photos, folklore and antiquities in a well reconstructed house. Thank to the owner it's opened for the public.

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Reviewed November 13, 2016

We were wandering around town photographing wall art when we came across this beautifully curated and lovingly maintained private collection, thankfully open to the public.

1  Thank saberr
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