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Aquí nació el generalisimo

This old building were once a small hospital, Juana Pavón the mother of José María Morelos y Pavón... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
Leticia R
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Mexico City, Mexico
See both, but the Casa de Morelos is better!

José Maria Morelos, of course, is the city’s namesake. Before this 1828 acknowledgement of his... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Sandy S
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed 5 March 2014

This house is where Morelos, the hero to the city that renamed itself Morelia (it had been Valladolid before independence). It's a nice old house and certainly was standing in the 1700s when Morelos was born. It does not require much time, especially if your...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

This old building were once a small hospital, Juana Pavón the mother of José María Morelos y Pavón gave birth to his son in the entrance. Now it is dedicated to the memory of this great man. It has a Morelos robot!! For the historical...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

José Maria Morelos, of course, is the city’s namesake. Before this 1828 acknowledgement of his stature as a revolutionary hero, it was Valloladid. We went first to his birthplace, the Casa Natal de Morelos, a modest house in which his mother had only a single...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We happened up this museum by chance and decided to visit. Very moving portrayal of a pioneer of Mexican Independence in the early 19th century who was sacrificed (executed) for his noble ideology by the colonial Spanish authority of the day.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I just worked in to this place. Wow they have robot Morelo's and show is very short but Mexican history!

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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Loved the reenactment of Morelos' most famous speeches regarding human basic rights and the place of his birth.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

It is well worth a visit,within walking distance of the main plaza, visit will take you about an hour.

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Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the 1 hour stop we took to enjoy this house and museum. Helps understand more about the life of Morelos and why the city is dedicated to him ("Morelia" comes from "Morelos".) The side patio is also beautiful. The short show of the...More

Thank Susie C
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Morelos was one of the leaders in the Independence war, this house/museum show you his life with letters, maps, paintings, sculptures and signs to explain what and how happened. Most of these are in spanish. It's a beautiful and relaxing house. Morelos appear in the...More

Thank Alex K
Reviewed 22 January 2016

The historic building is in the corner beside the church of San Agustin, the museum has all kind of antique objects and other stuff, some things are replicas and some are originals, the place is well organized and everithig is marked with signs,I wish I...More

Thank Jamesfranksmith
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I hate to have to write this since the house is dedicated to a hero in Morelia's history, but the museum is small and not well lit. The documents are hard to interpret since they are not English friendly and there isn't anyone to help...More

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