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Casa de los Venados

Calle 40 | Local 204, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 2289
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Don't miss this feast of Mexican folk art

This is a private collection of Mexican folk art in a large house just off the main square of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ian R
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Pointe Claire, Canada
Extremely interesting

Someone's private home that they share their collection of Mexican art and crafts. It covers a wide... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jerry G
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Somerset, New Jersey
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“private home” (67 reviews)
“folk art” (106 reviews)
“local charities” (46 reviews)
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Calle 40 | Local 204, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
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+52 985 856 2289
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a private collection of Mexican folk art in a large house just off the main square of Valladolid. Visits are by guided tour between 10 am and 1 pm. Our tour of ca. one hour was guided by a young man who spoke...More

2  Thank Ian R
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Someone's private home that they share their collection of Mexican art and crafts. It covers a wide span of time and area. It is really a amazing collection. Well worth the time.

Thank Jerry G
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Grateful to have gotten an insight to a huge range of amazing Mexican folk art. Really cool opportunity. If the tour could be slightly shorter it was be awesome to get an opportunity for 5 mins to just walk back past some pieces that caught...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very colorful collection of folk art from all over Mexico. Beautifully renovated house and good project. Really friendly guide. Amazing that they open up their private house for people to see.

Thank Majzet
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is hard to imagine that standing at the simple iron gate of a beautiful, colonial apartment, your mind will be blown away with the thousands of colorful native art within. There is no clue such a "museum" of top quality pieces exists from the...More

1  Thank Rita I
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gift this art collection is for the Yucatan and Mexico! The beautifully designed and rebuilt colonial home is an absolutely breathtaking setting for this fine collection of folk art. Tours are given daily and include background on the collection, the home restoration, and...More

1  Thank Donna L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent exactly one night in this beautiful city. We tried to figure (as non-city folk) what the best thing we should do while we were here was. We almost didn't go because some of the reviews we read made me think we'd be walking...More

2  Thank Carrie S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beautiful space is 18,000 ft. of private residence that two collectors of Mexican folk art have graciously decided to share with the world. This house was in shambles prior to being bought by the owners and it took them nine years to rebuild this...More

2  Thank BeautifulFernweh
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a private home filled with tons of Mexican folk art. The owners live there, so you have to visit during a private tour (10am everyday). This is an actual home and the tour guides invite you to sit on the couches as if...More

1  Thank meghann_r
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, this place is actually better than I expected! Such a wonderful home & fabulous collection of Mexican Folk Art and Handicrafts. Everything you can of --- Ceramics, Metalwork, Woodwork, Needlework, Sculptures, Furniture, and More! And the owners are lovely and so hospitable. What a...More

Thank plarsen37
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Cassandra L
18 May 2017|
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Response from kathyatriverdell | Reviewed this property |
The tour begins when you knock on the door (once!). They ask for a donation of about 100 pesos per person, which goes to worthwhile local charities. The tour guides look after both the owners and the exhibits. This private... More
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cdromine
12 August 2016|
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Response from wwtravelerAAA | Property representative |
8:30 pm tonight... Friday, August 12tg
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Kitty G
20 March 2015|
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Response from Force_Five | Reviewed this property |
5 minutes walk.
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