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Museo de las Momias de Guanajuato

Explanada del Panteon Municipal s/n, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0639
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Cool visit but a long walk

Very cool place to have a quick look at the mummies. Not for the squeamish but an interesting thing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nicole S
via mobile
Okay but small

Nice to see but a small museum. Not much explanation of what we are seeing. I didn't learn much... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
The Slow d
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good30%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Explanada del Panteon Municipal s/n, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0639
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool place to have a quick look at the mummies. Not for the squeamish but an interesting thing to see in Guanajuato.

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to see but a small museum. Not much explanation of what we are seeing. I didn't learn much from the visit.

Thank The Slow d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't quite know what to expect when I arrived. Sad that some of these people died as late as the 1960's and are on display to the public, including babies and men/women of all ages. I originally thought all of them were before the turn...More

Thank MikeinAustin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museo is the main atracción here If you planning a visit I'll suggest you get here before 10 am because all the guides bring vans load with tourists and it gets pretty packed price is $60pesos per person

Thank art m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is worth a visit, but be prepared for disturbing sight. The information provided alongside some of the mummies is interesting, and the place definitely provides food for thought. If you read Ray Bradbury's "Next in Line", then the visit is a must, although...More

Thank Pijus K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't you ever take one of the guide tours are offered on the city, I went there with my husband and my family we took it and was a completely waste of time. You can walk across the whole city, even if it looks far...More

Thank Maya P
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I wasn't sure what to expect but this place was worth the 57 peso entrance fee. Only thing was we picked a weekend where all the locals visit so had to queue for an hour. Don't pay extra to take photos though nobody stops you....More

1  Thank Laura R
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing, historic and interesting. How they became mommies, why and where were they found is part of the reasons to come. You are seeing a rare event. If you are around Guanajuato, the visit is a MUST.

Thank rhmejia
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This is a one star review, not because the museum is bad in any way, I just personally found it quite disturbing and regretted visiting it. Just my opinion!

Thank lauranada
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

It's really interesting, Learning that all those people were alive one day and to relive their history was quite amazing and see the idiopathic conservation

Thank Ludovic M
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Daniel J
Cual es el horario del museo
22 February 2017|
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Response from Ana B | Reviewed this property |
El horario es de lunes a jueves de 9 a 6pm y de viernes a domingo de 9 a 6:30 pm
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Daniel M
Cual es la china ?
24 October 2016|
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Response from Viridiana C | Reviewed this property |
Está en la última sala, la podrás reconocer por sus ojos rasgados.
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Si presentas tus credenciales vigentes y del estado de Guanajuato si te hacen descuento. De hecho en las taquillas siempre tienen una marquesina con los precios. Y precios con descuentos.
19 July 2016|
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Response from jorge r | Reviewed this property |
saludos soy de juarez Chih. yo acudí en el mes de junio y me hicieron descuento con mi credencial escolar vigente
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