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Museo del Acero Horno 3

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Great museum! Must visit while in town.

I was unsure about the museum visit but decided to attend. Tickets are sold at the entrance but it... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
TolucaMXM
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Toluca, Mexico
Amazing experience!!!

The museu is very interesting and intuitive, it was inaugurated in the 1900 and was under duty... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
6betaj
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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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History of Horno Alto Nº 3, Horno Alto Nº 3 was designed by Arthur G. McKee & Co. from Cleveland, Ohio. The installation began in October 1965 and it began operating in January 1968, with the capacity to produce 1,500 to 2,000 tons of cast iron per...more
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Av. Fundidora | and Adolfo Prieto, Parque Fundidora, Monterrey 64010, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

I was unsure about the museum visit but decided to attend. Tickets are sold at the entrance but it is definitely worth paying. You receive a personal tour by a dedicated guide during all your visit. Different "shows" take place as well as a visit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The museu is very interesting and intuitive, it was inaugurated in the 1900 and was under duty until 1986, when it closed due the recession, it was converted in an amazing , visual and technological museu where you can learn and be inspired about how...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

A great way to spend a few hours! A must see in the city. My wife and I were not given a guide, for some reason, yet we saw everyone else with one. Despite this, we still had a good time.

Date of experience: July 2018
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horno3, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo del Acero Horno 3, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hello! We regret all this situation. We have a few guides that speak english and most of the time are already taken. But we are glad to know that despide this, you had a great time and experience. Hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 10 July 2018

We're usually not museum-goers when we travel but this was a must for us while in Monterrey. It's $100 pesos to get in, and there is plenty to see with two galleries, one interactive one, and two guided shows that takes you into the actual...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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horno3, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo del Acero Horno 3, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

We are glad to know you had a great time and experience in the Museum. We hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This museum brings out the story of this magnificent place. One of the founding fathers of this great city it portrays what an amazing place of forge this used to be. This visit may include a visit to the uppermost part of the forging chimneys...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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horno3, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo del Acero Horno 3, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

We are pleased to know you have a great time at horno3. Hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is built on a former steel production facility in Monterrey. We got there late at night, so didn’t get to tour it. However, it was a great experience and we enjoyed the restaurant. Had a delicious steak for dinner, and the service was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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horno3, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo del Acero Horno 3, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

We are pleased to know you had a great experience at El Lingote, but you definitely have to visit horno3. Hope we can see you soon!

Reviewed 1 April 2018

This is a great place to visit, especially if it's your first time in Monterrey. There will be a tour guide escorting you and the elevators/lifts are really interesting. When you get to the top, you have a beautiful 360 view of the city and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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horno3, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo del Acero Horno 3, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thanks for the comments. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 21 March 2018

This old blast furnace and attendant equipment has been lovingly restored to make an excellent and unique museum to a vibrant industrial past. Don't miss the 'blast furnace show' and make sure you take the 'walk to the top' which is actually a lift ride...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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horno3, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo del Acero Horno 3, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Hope we see you soon!

Reviewed 7 March 2018

The exhibition was really amazing, what a great surprise! Worth a visit if you like to see this kind of industrial shows. The Horno 3 Show is worth watching! And don't miss the visit to the top of the factory.

Date of experience: December 2017
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horno3, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo del Acero Horno 3, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hope to see you in the near future!

Reviewed 8 February 2018

If you ever find yourself in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, you need to be in this location. Is inside a HUGE park with tons of things to do for visitors (national and international). Is more than a museum, there's also a family restaurant called "Lingote...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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horno3, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo del Acero Horno 3, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thanks for you comments, hope we see you soon!

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