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Museo Internacional del Barroco

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Outstanding museum!

We thought this museum, located in a spacious, gorgeous new building, was really interesting and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
painthorsegirl
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Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Amazing arquitechture

Since you arrive to this place you will see an extraordinary building. This place is a must if you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
pakorod
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Mexico City, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought this museum, located in a spacious, gorgeous new building, was really interesting and absolutely worth visiting. The history of the Baroque period, and it's impact on the world was really well curated. We learned so much through the interactive exhibits and displays. We've...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Since you arrive to this place you will see an extraordinary building. This place is a must if you are visiting Puebla. Inside you will see a really nice exposition of the Barroc. Since literature, textile and of course paintings.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

New and interactive this museum is amazing! I have no interest in Catholicism and didn’t think I’d care for representation of this time period. However.... I was blown away. Helps that the museum is so modern and interactive. Bring a jacket. It’s very cool. And...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Questionable why these baroque outfits and artifacts are in a totally modern museum. The building doesn't match the collection. It's hard to look at the exhibits knowing what these clergymen and rulers did to the indigenous peoples. The one high point is the great exhibit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The building, interior space and layout and flow between galleries and spaces is striking. Original pieces are surprisingly few for large museum, but as such you’re not overwhelmed and we never tired during 4 hour visit. Video, audio and digital interactive installations are very smart...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Greg W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited as part of a family trip to Puebla, after a recommendation from a good friend. We enjoyed it so much. The place is an architectural wonder! Exhibitions are very well set, and the combination of traditional settings with multi-media is just great. Also, the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are no words to describe this marvelous museum. From the breathtaking modern architecture to the stunning interactive exhibits. Every aspect of the baroque period with emphasis in Puebla is covered. It was an unexpected and stunning surprise. Definitely a must for every visitor to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Beautiful museum. The building is very modern and the expositions are extraordinary. Resaturant is great as well.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aurora G
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is a beautifully curated museum, it does everything the Museo Soumaya wants to be and just cant. The architecture is stunning and the collection is impressive and with not as much pieces as you would expect achive a sense of significance and educational purpose...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

This is a relatively new museum in Puebla, within a very modern building built and designed by a japanese architect, the forms and light enhance all the art inside this museum. It is the first museum I have seen that is specialized in baroque art...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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bmillerOaxaca
30 November 2018|
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Response from 250ra_ls | Reviewed this property |
Its kinda difficult in public transport as it is a little “far” from Zocalo if you use Uber its much easier :)
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14 February 2018|
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This is a fairly new museum. It opened in 2016. It was designed by Pritzker Prize Toyo Itto and has become an instant landmark in the city, which combines the baroque and the modern side of art. Exhibits are good but, even... More
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13 January 2018|
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Response from Beverly G | Reviewed this property |
According to their website it is 10 am - 7 pm
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