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Cultural Center of Ensenada

Ensenada, Mexico
+52 646 176 4310
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Ensenada Oct 2017

Riviera Cultural Center has a docent-guided tour of the center's exhibits highlighting the art... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Alpine, California
It's small but worth the tour.

This center compacts a fast history in a short space. When I was walking through the space, local... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Playa Vista, CA.
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Housed in an old casino, this center contains space to be rented out for public events, but also has a natural history museum that can be seen for US$1.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Ensenada, Mexico
+52 646 176 4310
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Riviera Cultural Center has a docent-guided tour of the center's exhibits highlighting the art, culture, history , and architecture of Ensenada. There is a lovely bar where you can enjoy a margarita , beer, wine or other beverages as well a many vendors in the...More

Thank Sunshine033
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This center compacts a fast history in a short space. When I was walking through the space, local students spread out all over, in attempt to capture the complex art work on the ceilings! Th escape deserves the time needed to absorb the pure beauty...More

Thank Dar37
Reviewed 1 September 2017

My teenage daughter and i walked through the building in a few minutes. It is beautiful on the inside but we don't read Spanish so we could not understand the explanations of things. It looked like a historical building that you can tour, large elaborate...More

Thank Shelleyash
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I stopped at the Centro Cultural during our stay in Ensenada. The center was full of history. As we were looking through, a worker stopped us and began to tell us stories about the Center's past. He even told us that there...More

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The museum is small but has plenty historical items! The kids read most of the information bullets and kept interested. The cost is less than $5 per person. Easy access from the cruise terminal. It a great treat for anyone that likes history.

Thank Lucia C
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My wife and I strolled into the Cultural Center while visiting Ensenada as part of a cruise package in June. We decided to forgot the tour and just visit the building ourselves. The grounds were beautiful, and it was nice to see they were in...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The architecture of this building is simply incredible! Beautiful woodwork, tiles, and history come together to make this a must see. Carefully and lovingly maintained, this is a great tourist attraction. My husband and I visited Ensenada on our honeymoon and are so glad we...More

Thank 870mindys
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Fantastic property, formerly the glamorous Riviera del Pacifico resort and casino. While we were there, a wonderful performance was taking place, singers, dancers, Mexican cowboys displaying their roping skills. Gorgeous painted ceilings, chandeliers, lovely grounds. Definitely worth a visit and staying for awhile!

Thank Fabulash
Reviewed 5 March 2017

A good place to understand the history and culture of the northern part of Baja California, including the native people, the land and the Spanish invaders. the place is larger than it looks and most exhibits are in both Spanish and English

Thank The_Flying_Chef
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Beautiful place. Preserved. You learn interesting history tidbits. Our guide was awesome. Great stop.

Thank sylkuci
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