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An important thing to do in the city.

One part of the museum was closed so my wife and I got free entry. A nice place to learn a little... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Ctravel27
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Great views, worth going!

Take an iconic photo of Monterrey! Great views, speakers playing music! Toilet facilities. Drive up... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Tone A
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Melbourne, Australia
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Beautiful building first built in 1787 as Bishop Fray Rafael Jose Verger's retirement home; now houses a Regional History Museum delineating Nuevo Leon's complex history.
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Calle Rafael J. Verger s/n | Colonia Obispado, Monterrey 64060, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

One part of the museum was closed so my wife and I got free entry. A nice place to learn a little bit more about Mexico and provides a good view of the city.

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Take an iconic photo of Monterrey! Great views, speakers playing music! Toilet facilities. Drive up & take a quick photo!

Thank Tone A
Reviewed 21 October 2017

One of the most revered sites in all of Monterrey. The Palacio del Obispado, which sits up on a hill, was the place where the people of Monterrey headed to when the American's invaded Mexico in late 1846. And on a side historical note, the...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Saw the flag displays while visiting the Bishop's Palacio. Was a very hot day, but the views were impressive. The flag is ginormous!

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We went to the Obispado Museum, it's a very small museum, they charge $55 pesos per person the best part is taking pictures outside.

Thank Yazmin E
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We visited the Obispado with family and friends. It's a great sightseeing place. You can drive up the mountain and it has a really great view of the whole city.

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

This places was incredible, The view just breath taking. I can only image been her at night with your better half.

Thank Tity1985
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We got the afternoon off to see some sights so we headed to the Mirador and the Museo del Obispado. The building harkens back to the days of Mexico's war with the French. Originally a Catholic place of worship at the top of the highest...More

Thank Valentina2012
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This museum is very small! but have interesting details about Monterrey's history! it take to the important milestones in the history of how the Obispado was a important point in the evolution of the city.

Thank Gaby_Roes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The best museum in the whole state to learn the history of "Los regios ". It's an old church that was used in several battles as a strategic forth. In the upper part of " El cerro del obispado" you can appreciate Mexican Flag and...More

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