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Casa de los Venados

Calle 40 | Local 204, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 2289
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Just a bit too much

I don't have many skeletons in my cupboard, but this guy has thousands from floor to ceiling. All... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chris M
Vancouver, Canada
DO NOT MISS Casa de los Venados!

After breakfast we walked over to Casa de los Venados. We had heard much about the world’s largest... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chicago, Illinois
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“private home” (57 reviews)
“folk art” (97 reviews)
“mexican art” (78 reviews)
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Calle 40 | Local 204, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 2289
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I don't have many skeletons in my cupboard, but this guy has thousands from floor to ceiling. All very colorful and skilfully displayed; shown off by a very helpful (and profusely sweating) guide, who tells us the owner (who introduced himself personally to the group)...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 5 days ago

After breakfast we walked over to Casa de los Venados. We had heard much about the world’s largest private collection of Mexican folk art, but were completely unprepared for the majesty of the house itself. Winner of four architectural awards, the home is stunning and...More

Thank DMartin216
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing collection of Mexican craftwork from all around the country. A veritable treasure trove. Definitely worth a visit. Donation to worthy charities.

Thank John d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was an amazing time. The owner of the house was there so we got to talk to him directly. The collection is very extensive! Such a treat. The house is amazing. The progression of the renovation over 8 years was very interesting as well....More

Thank Tbreeding
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do visit this, really interesting artworks and nice guides. The home of two collectors with a glimpse of their lives as well as their collection

Thank michelesmith2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An impressive museum in the city of Valladolid. This is the home of an American family in love with mexican art and crafts. Their house itself is already a piece of art and their huge collection of objects and painting are amazing. We are very...More

Thank famillegrinand
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Must go if you've time. Fantastic Private Collections of Mexican artists. Every item is exceptional. Big thanks to the owner for opening up his house to the public. Great tour guide. Highly Recommended!

Thank Lily C
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The casa dos venados is an absolute gem and I'm so glad we visited whilst in Valladolid. The house is owned by a wealthy couple collecting Mexican folk and fine art and each room is like a carefully curated gallery showcasing an area's art or...More

Thank Lizi S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I absolutely loved touring this exquisite home. A treasure trove of Mexican art. And I loved that my donation went to such a worthy cause - supporting the community. I look forward to returning to Valladolid and this unforgettable place.

1  Thank Jeffdobbins
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

A visit was high on our list after reading all the great reviews posted on this site. We arrived before ten and could wait inside for the tour to begin. Staff member Alfredo gave us a wonderful and detailed tour of this living estate, with...More

Thank Robbertg1
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to casa de los Venados. I will share your review with Arnaldo your guide.

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Cassandra L
18 May 2017|
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Response from kathyatriverdell | Reviewed this property |
The tour begins when you knock on the door (once!). They ask for a donation of about 100 pesos per person, which goes to worthwhile local charities. The tour guides look after both the owners and the exhibits. This private... More
12 August 2016|
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Response from wwtravelerAAA | Property representative |
8:30 pm tonight... Friday, August 12tg
Kitty G
20 March 2015|
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Response from kevthrog777 | Reviewed this property |
Ergein answered correctly. I'm sure if you send email they would pick you up. Don't forget time zone changes. The bus ride goes quickly with no stops