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Casa Popenoe

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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We had a great tour. Eugenie gave an outstanding guided tour. It was very interesting and she was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lequesteau
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Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
A beautiful home! A must see

I would highly recommend that when visiting the lovely city of Antigua Guatemala, that you visit... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018
Terri S
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Antigua, Guatemala
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Casa Popenoe appeals to the inquiring mind. It prompts us to ask questions about ideas, about passion, about commitment; about history, art, science, beauty, austerity, proportion. What role does each play in human development? In the development of...more
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6ta. Calle Oriente, No. 16 La Antigua Guatemala, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great tour. Eugenie gave an outstanding guided tour. It was very interesting and she was very knowledgeable. It's an amazing place with an amazing history.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lequesteau
lalolem17, Manager at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review! We are always happy when our visitors find the house and the guide superb. We want to give a great experience to our tourists and show them a bit of a House in Antigua.

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

We tried, we tried but did not realise how difficult it would be to visit Casa Popenoe - there is no info on trip advisor or lonely planet. We simply turned at the Casa today according to the published opening hours and were turned away,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank StevieCCD
lalolem17, Manager at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are so sorry we couldn't give you a tour the day you wanted. We offered you the tour the next day of the day you wanted it, but you were not able to make it. We were going to give you the tour no...More

Reviewed October 17, 2018

I would highly recommend that when visiting the lovely city of Antigua Guatemala, that you visit this house. It is so full of the history of Antigua and Guatemala. Eugenia, our tour guide who speaks english very well, had a vast knowledge of the history...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Terri S
lalolem17, Manager at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you liked Eugenia's tour, she likes the house very much and shows it with knowledge and passion. We receive kids from schools and they just have to pay 10 quetzales each. But unfortunately, most of the time...More

Reviewed October 10, 2018

Although I currently live in Antigua, this was my first guided tour. I love the colonial architecture of this city. Casa Popenoe does not disappoint. Most of its history was new to me. Our guide, Eugenia Bester, was wonderful! She took time to explain not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeanne S
lalolem17, Manager at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thank you very much, We are so glad that you loved the tour. Eugenia is one of our best volunteers and she is always researching more and more about Wilson Popenoe and his family. We are so proud of Antigua and its heritage and will...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018

The most authentically Guatemalan Colonial operating house in Antigua Guatemala. The herb garden is beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank JorgeWyld
lalolem17, General Manager at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

We are glad you liked it! thank you for the review.

Reviewed May 24, 2018

Such a beautifully restored place, with so much fascinating history presented by a guide who knows the history and radiates her devotion to the project that has preserved it. It's definitely on my list of hidden gems...

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank peripateticjim
lalolem17, Gerente at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Thank you very much for your Review, we are pleased that you recomend us. We always want to give our best here. Loren

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Casa Popenoe is a lovingly restored home in downtown Antigua. We had a wonderful tour from Oliver Stephens who gave us so much great information about the history of the area and the family that worked so many years to bring the home back to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank missglasses
lalolem17, Manager at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Thank you for your Review, we always expect to do our best and when our costumers are happy, we are happy too! We are happy you made it on time for the tour!

Reviewed March 18, 2018

I stumbled upon this visit looking at things to do in Antigua and was lucky enough to get my reservation from the next day approved. I had the chance to make the visit with a family from the capital, which was a treat by itself....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank guaso2000
lalolem17, Gerente at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Thank you for your review, we are always happy when our visitors like the tour and the house. Loren

Reviewed March 9, 2018

We found our tour of Casa Popenoe one of the most pleasant surprises of our time in Antiqua. we thoroughly enjoyed our tour.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank RPCVPanama
lalolem17, Manager at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Thank you for this great review. We are always trying our best to make this tour a special one.

Reviewed February 13, 2018

This was one of my two highlights of Antigua in a nine day stay. The curator and guides are superb, interesting and very knowledgeable.mthe home is a magnificent dwelling with beautiful antiques and interesting antiques throughout. This visit will enhance your understanding of the artistic...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Joan K
lalolem17, Manager at Casa Popenoe, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018

Thank you! We are glad you liked the house, our goal is to give the best to our visitors.

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Bob G
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Response from lalolem17 | Property representative |
Hello, we charge 1o dollars or 80 quetzales per person and the tour is about 1.5 hours.
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