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Wonderful museum

It is certainly worth while to visit this museum with a mix of all things zacatecno. A highlight is... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
elyem
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munich
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It was so cool until we realized that if you download the museum's app that you can see the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2017
alcalj
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Jul 21, 2018
“Wonderful museum”
Aug 6, 2017
“Download the App!!”
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This museum features a large collection of indigenous art, with a focus on the Huichol Indians.
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

It is certainly worth while to visit this museum with a mix of all things zacatecno. A highlight is the Huichol collection and the fantastic tapestries.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank elyem
Reviewed August 6, 2017

It was so cool until we realized that if you download the museum's app that you can see the paintings moving through your phone!! That made the experience even more cool than seeing everything as is. I would definitely go again - wonderful experience!!

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 16, 2017

Try to go to there while you are in La Bufa, nice history museum, it is cheap and nice. I love Zacatecas.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Juan R
Reviewed April 8, 2017

For one who speaks only limited Spanish, I was still able to gain an appreciation of the history of this area. It would have been helpful if videos had subtitles, however the other displays were well done. The Huichol art was truly amazing.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank jgbalderas
Reviewed October 18, 2016

The visit to the museum was interesting and I particularly enjoyed seeing all the early coins and notes. the only disappointing part for me was that they had fabulous video's of the history of Zacatecas but it was all in Spanish.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Heather D
Reviewed May 10, 2016

This was a good museum to visit to learn more about the history of Zacatecas. I especially enjoyed seeing the Huichol art as they use vibrant colors and beautiful patterns. Mostly we saw their "string art" and I was hoping to see more of their...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed March 21, 2016

The Zacatecano Museum gives you a quick history of Zacatecas. They have a lot of info on the Huichol people. One of the museum employees suggested i watch one of the films they had to learn more about this group of people.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank travelerd2011
Reviewed January 5, 2016

It has a bit of history, art, religious items and indigenous art. So, it's highly recommendable if you want a bit of everything. I really liked the part of huichol art, it's big and colorful. For children, there's also an interactive part that seems quite...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

It is a nice place to get an overview about the city and the state of Zacatecas. Good explanation about "Huicholes" (local indigenous group) and some important events in Zacatecas history. However, this place needs more objects and more information about the building itself.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank memo D
Reviewed July 2, 2015

Very educational and told with great detail by local tour guides. A must to see and then make sure to hit the tram that gives you an oversight of the city. That day the King of Spain came in, there were plenty of activities going...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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