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Joseph Toone Tours

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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About Joseph Toone Tours
Enjoy the best selling and award winning author, Joseph Toone, of the San Miguel de Allende Secrets book series on history, holidays, traditions and living here. Toone is San Miguel's resident expert making sure you understand why we do what we do in today's San Miguel and what is going on in town during your stay.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Joseph Toone is, as so many others have said, a wonderful storyteller. Facades of buildings, little statues in niches, snakes on columns, stories about saints & the many different Virgin Marys came to life as we walked around central San Miguel. This opened our eyes...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two other San Miguel de Allende residents and I went on a wonderful custom excursion yesterday with Joseph Toone. We visited a witch (she and her many dogs were very nice perhaps due in part to Joseph’s cookie offering) and the beautiful Atontonilco church which...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Joseph Toone doesn’t just spew facts, he tells stories. It never felt like I was in class, it was more like hanging out with a funny historical trivia buff buddy. I stayed engaged from start to finish of the tour. I highly recommend Joseph Toone...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the History/Culture tour our first morning in SMA--a perfect introduction to the culture and history of the area. Joseph's presentation was fascinating and thorough. Lots of wonderful stories and background information that made our surroundings come alive. He gave us wonderful suggestions about...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 29, 2019

Joseph is a treasure trove of information on the architecture, culture, and history of San Miguel. He is not your typical boring tour guide but a hilarious and knowledgeable one. He was one of the top highlights of our trip! Sign up for one of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

I took a tour of San Miguel's churches with Joseph Toone yesterday and I enjoyed it so much. I have lived full time in San Miguel for over 20 years and I learned so much from Joseph that I didn't know before. His vast knowledge...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

Joseph’s tour was fun and informative! The pace was perfect and we learned so much. I highly recommend it if you are visiting the area, or even if you live in San Miguel! I’ve been coming here for 17 years and was pleasantly surprised to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank delaneydyer
Reviewed July 5, 2019

This is our 3rd tour with Joseph. It's a must-do for visitors coming to SMA. Joseph is highly knowledgeable of the Mexico culture, churches and the history of the indigenous people and their independence from the Spanish. We find him very entertaining!

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Joyce B
Reviewed July 3, 2019

Recently joined Joseph on his Culture and History tour of San Miguel Allende and loved it. Joseph’s knowledge is vast and his method of delivery is most entertaining and engaging. I only wish I could remember everything he said during his tour - to compensate...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank WendyAKamdin
Reviewed July 3, 2019

I recommend anyone visiting San Miguel to take a tour with Joseph. He is interesting, funny and all around a great guy.

Date of experience: July 2019
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drthompson2015
March 4, 2019|
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Response from harveym598 | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the late reply Joseph is very passionate about San Miguel, you will love it (we also did the graveyard tour with him
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ezravasq
June 27, 2018|
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20ish?
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sassafrashawaii
May 4, 2018|
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Response from Joseph_Toone | Property representative |
Whoops, I just re-discovered this Q and A section. I give tours daily, no problem. Are you still here? I've a cemetery tour on Saturday. Joseph
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