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Convent de San Bernardino de Siena

Calle 49 # 238 | Barrio de Sisal, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 2160
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“light show” (13 reviews)
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Calle 49 # 238 | Barrio de Sisal, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 2160
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Reviewed February 22, 2016

A nice easy walk from the centre of town. The church has a beautiful wall behind the alter, other than that it looked like all the other churches. The light show at night was spectacular! Problem, for me was, it was in Spanish! I was...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2016

Quiet and peaceful walk around the building and grounds. Lots of opportunity for epic photos. To reach the convent from the central historic district, walk down the Calzada de Los Frailes past delightful restorations of colonial style buildings. There is a small entrance fee. Stroll...More

Thank just1backpack
Reviewed February 17, 2016

we really enjoyed the light show that takes place several evenings a week. We highly recommend watching it.

Thank mom2kai_eli
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit if you have too much time in Valladolid. But not the most interesting place I've been to.

Thank elodie50a
Reviewed February 5, 2016

We went to the convento for the sound and light show, which was unfortuately cancelled that evening. We did tour the church and were impressed with the frescoes from the sixteenth century which have survived in some nichos. The altarpiece is from the 18th century...More

Thank John J
Reviewed February 2, 2016

beautiful colonial convent, not far from the centre of town. best visited while taking a walk, the garden is also nice.

Thank heley187
Reviewed January 26, 2016

We went to the free light and sound show recommended by our hotel on a Saturday night at 6:30pm. It was awesome! Would have been great if there were signs at the gift shop or somewhere prominent to know when the show was happening.

Thank ReneeW4
Reviewed January 25, 2016

We didn't expect much but were pleasantly surprised, the lighting and atmosphere as the sun is setting is pretty amazing and would recommend this time of day to go. Its nice just to wander round and take in the building, and a pleasant stroll from...More

Thank dazed_dizzy
Reviewed January 23, 2016

We visited the convent during daylight hours - it was interesting enough. We then happened upon the light and sound show around 8:30 in the evening. It was free and fantastic! We saw no information telling us this would occur either in other reviews or...More

Reviewed January 16, 2016

Valladolid has two main historical attractions - the historic centre or plaza mayor as well as the convent of San Bernardino - looks a lot more impressive at around 5 or 6 pm as the lights come on and the sky is dark blue! Don't...More

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Susan M
What time does the light show start?
November 8, 2016|
Response from Tony A | Reviewed this property |
it's not every day and it's at different times , it's Mexico.. when we were there the lights were down for 2 hours
Esperemos que actualicen la información... Nadie me dio razón... Hable a la ofic de sisal y no supieron. Me dijeron que hable al municipio y no supieron darme el numero... Entre al Face a buscar info y hay como 5 facebooks de Valladolid... Todos abiertos hace como 3 años y la ultima actualización en noviembre del 2015... Entonces?????
March 27, 2016|
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Response from MarujaValladolid | Property representative |
Hola jpizarro Los horarios para visitar el Convento de San Bernardino de Siena son de Lunes. Viernes de 10am a 6pm. Normalmente el espectáculo de video Noches de la Heroica Zaci, son Miércoles 8pm, Viernes 8:30pm, Sábados... More
Habrá proyecciones hoy sábado 26 de marzo????
March 26, 2016|
Response from María Inés M | Reviewed this property |
Hola!! Que yo sepa hay proyecciones todos los días, anoche fue misa de resurrección entonces pues tal vez no haya! No estoy segura
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