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National Museum of Regional Masks (Museo Nacional de la Mascara)

Calle Villerias 2, San Luis Potosi 78000, Mexico
+52 444 812 3025
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Great museum

This was our favorite museum in SLP. Entrance is 15 pesos (currently roughly 75 cents). The masks... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
nomos
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Hermosillo, Mexico
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Shalise M

Amazing! I spent hours and hours there. You do not want to miss this while visiting San Luis... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lilbot27
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Calle Villerias 2, San Luis Potosi 78000, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was our favorite museum in SLP. Entrance is 15 pesos (currently roughly 75 cents). The masks are predominately Mexican, but on the second floor they do have others from all over the world. It is kid friendly, but some of the masks are rather...More

Thank nomos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! I spent hours and hours there. You do not want to miss this while visiting San Luis Potosi. It is facinating and a great history lesson. Inexpensive and great photo opportunities!

Thank lilbot27
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is small and it have many make from all Mexico and also some one from other part of the world, they don't offer a guide tour, you can read the information in the walls in Spanish and English, I would prefer if somebody...More

Thank ninfa s
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely people . The owners are brilliant and are filled with information and masks and tales from all over the globe . I bought the book and my Sister night a sculpture. We got some placemats made by local artisans that they support . We...More

Thank Kellyjosalsa
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We went here on a recommendation of a relative and expected to see a small assortment of masks. What we found was a very large assortment of masks from all over the world. It was a nice respite from the heat of the day and...More

Thank ColonelQ
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The entrance was cheap, only 20 pesos and 10 for students/teachers. The masks were nice but wasn't really my thing, probably spent 15 minutes and left. The actual building itself was very nice though.

Thank el_cap
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This museum is located in an ancient building from San Luis Potosí downtown, there's a big collection of masks from different regions not only in the state, but around Mexico, made of different materials, there's even a small collection with masks and figurines from other...More

Thank alxruza
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you like art, and especially masks, take 45 min-1hr and enjoy this museum. Have been to other such museums; this one had some unusual ones!

Thank Portlandman2
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Located in San Luis Potosi´s center. It is an antique, beautiful house turned into a museum. You can appreciate masks from the pre hispanic period and other periods, as well as tradicional costumes wore by natives of the region. The masks colection is immense and...More

Thank EMILE D
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I love this building as it was one of the first houses built here. Beautiful architecture! They have a good display of mask from different regions as well as local. On the second floor there is a display of traditional women and men's clothing from...More

Thank Pilar P
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