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Archaeological Museum of Xochimilco

Av. Tenochtitlan and Calle La Planta in the town of Santa Cruz Acalpixcan, Mexico City 16500, Mexico
5-641-6847
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incredible

This is by far the best place to visit in the city. The artifacts are amazing and the layout is... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Mike C
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Monteverde, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Old displays could be better

The museum was good back in the '70s when I first visited but appears to have changed little since... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2016
newberrybill2016
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Newberry, South Carolina
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This museum has a wide range of exhibits from the region's past, including ancient bones and Indian artwork.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
28 Sep 2017
“incredible”
1 May 2016
“Old displays could be better”
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Av. Tenochtitlan and Calle La Planta in the town of Santa Cruz Acalpixcan, Mexico City 16500, Mexico
Xochimilco
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5-641-6847
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is by far the best place to visit in the city. The artifacts are amazing and the layout is well designed. One of the best museums I've ever visited. We loo at everything and only did the downstairs and we spent 5 hours. The...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2016

The museum was good back in the '70s when I first visited but appears to have changed little since then. Shame since this is one of the reasons many tourist come to Mexico

Thank newberrybill2016
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

Well preserved, this site makes good use of artifacts displayed to easily see the intracacies and the expertise of ancient peoples. Take a guide for an English interpreter.

Thank SaintVitas
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Xochimilco is one of the most ancient and natural
parklands around the city. Used as an important
agricultural area since the Pre-Hispanic era, it holds
a great variety of flora and fauna that you can
witness while canoeing on your own or taking a ride in
a classic trajineras (gondola-like boats) decorated
with juniper and flowers. Enjoy some Mexican antojitos
while sipping a bit of mezcal or tequila and listen to
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