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National Museum of Regional Masks (Museo Nacional de la Mascara)

Calle Villerias 2, San Luis Potosi 78000, Mexico
+52 444 812 3025
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Hidden Gem

Lovely people . The owners are brilliant and are filled with information and masks and tales from... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kellyjosalsa
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Excellent collection and exhibit of Masks

We went here on a recommendation of a relative and expected to see a small assortment of masks... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
ColonelQ
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Calle Villerias 2, San Luis Potosi 78000, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely people . The owners are brilliant and are filled with information and masks and tales from all over the globe . I bought the book and my Sister night a sculpture. We got some placemats made by local artisans that they support . We...More

Thank Kellyjosalsa
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We went here on a recommendation of a relative and expected to see a small assortment of masks. What we found was a very large assortment of masks from all over the world. It was a nice respite from the heat of the day and...More

Thank ColonelQ
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The entrance was cheap, only 20 pesos and 10 for students/teachers. The masks were nice but wasn't really my thing, probably spent 15 minutes and left. The actual building itself was very nice though.

Thank el_cap
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This museum is located in an ancient building from San Luis Potosí downtown, there's a big collection of masks from different regions not only in the state, but around Mexico, made of different materials, there's even a small collection with masks and figurines from other...More

Thank alxruza
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you like art, and especially masks, take 45 min-1hr and enjoy this museum. Have been to other such museums; this one had some unusual ones!

Thank Portlandman2
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Located in San Luis Potosi´s center. It is an antique, beautiful house turned into a museum. You can appreciate masks from the pre hispanic period and other periods, as well as tradicional costumes wore by natives of the region. The masks colection is immense and...More

Thank EMILE D
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I love this building as it was one of the first houses built here. Beautiful architecture! They have a good display of mask from different regions as well as local. On the second floor there is a display of traditional women and men's clothing from...More

Thank Pilar P
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This private mansion has been beautifully renovated and is well worth a trip just to marvel at the architecture.. and the mask collection is a plus. Well worth the visit!

Thank jmnr120
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The museum called "Mini Versailles" among tour guides in San Luis Potosi is located in "Plaza del Carmen" within footsteps of "Templo de Nuestra Señora del Carmen". The actual building is beautiful on the outside and inside. The masks are located on two different stories...More

Thank HotelRinconTarasco
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This gorgeous museum (the building too) provides quality and English descriptions vs the quantity and gorgeous setting in Zacatecas. SEE BOTH!!!

Thank rickywheels
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