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Museo de Filatelia de Oaxaca, A.C.

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Unexpected pleasant surprise

Spend about half an hour to explore the space, the gardens and the shop (great stamps and gifts... read more

Reviewed today
Sightsee809117
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Unique Gem

Don't let the concept of stamp museum fend you off from a visit. This free museum doesn't require... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
moviegeekjn
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Calle Reforma No. 504 | Centro Historico, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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+52 951 516 8028
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Reviewed today

Spend about half an hour to explore the space, the gardens and the shop (great stamps and gifts!) if you are not into philatelist. If you like and collect stamp you should allow a few hours. The collection seems global and vast.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't let the concept of stamp museum fend you off from a visit. This free museum doesn't require that you be philatelist or geek to enjoy it. The curator must also be a baseball / sports fan. There was a special baseball art gallery next...More

Thank moviegeekjn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful, small museum is one of the hidden gems of the city. Amazingly maintained, the hotel is located in a redecorated traditional house with three beautiful patios.

Thank MTorre
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Free entrance and super beautiful inside. Many rooms well decorated and organised and various areas for sitting and relaxing. Definitely worth the visit.

Thank EriBrunette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is beautifully laid-out with interesting exhibits and unexpected little gardens. The vault-like room with amazing stamps and letters was particularly interesting and the special exhibit on baseball was a nice surprise. Highly recommended.

Thank 134JenniferH
Reviewed October 3, 2018

You might think, "Do I really want to go to a stamp museum?" but YES YOU DO. This place is absolutely more than stamps. It's a beautiful stunning space. It's free (donation suggested)

1  Thank KaitlynReed
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Hardly a museum, part of a room at the stamp shop/post office. Lovely stamps for sale. 15 minutes maximum to see everything.

1  Thank 29carfrae
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful museum. I wondered who paid for all this, since the entrance is free. Yes, they have stamps! As a kid, I was passionate about stamp collecting, but I can see now that I got over it.

1  Thank Tautog
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We were shocked that this beautiful museum was free! The museum itself is gorgeous - there are lovely places to sit and there is a beautiful patio/garden area. The exhibits were really interesting and there were several English-language translations. Their stamp collection was really cool...More

1  Thank Eva K
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Also the only stamp museum. I didn't ever think this was something I would seek out. I noticed the excellent reviews on here and went. It was actually awesome and we spent a lot of time there. They had a room full of stamps in...More

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Response from Geraldine D | Reviewed this property |
Open every day 10am -8pm ....Monday to Saturday Sunday open 10am- 7.30 pm
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Response from calpoidog | Reviewed this property |
Completely agree! Surprisingly interesting! And free (donations accepted)
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