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Casa de los Venados

Calle 40 | Local 204, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 2289
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top notch

guided tour was a blast, our group was mostly english speaking so the guide gave a very detailed... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2016
jamesepstein
An outstanding highlight in our three week holiday

Be there on time at 10 o clock because latecomers may not get in. It is really worth being punctual... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2016
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“private home” (59 reviews)
“folk art” (99 reviews)
“mexican art” (78 reviews)
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Calle 40 | Local 204, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

guided tour was a blast, our group was mostly english speaking so the guide gave a very detailed tour in english. couldnt fault it at all. the house is beautiful and all of the folk art stunning. particularly liked the kitchen, dining and living space...More

Thank jamesepstein
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2016

We are so glad you enjoyed your tour! People tell us that what they especially enjoy is seeing our folk rt collection in a home setting where real people live ...instead of in a museum with things behind velvet ropes and in glass cases.

Reviewed 29 March 2016

Be there on time at 10 o clock because latecomers may not get in. It is really worth being punctual because the guided walk around this wonderful house and collection of modern Mexican art is really mind-blowing. In every room the guide/curator will tell a...More

Thank archaeologyman
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2016

THank you for your length review of your visit to,our home. We are so very glad you enjoyed your visit. YES...we do ask for a minimum donation of at least 5 dollars USA per person which goes to local health charities. Casa de los Venados...More

Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

This family home owned by an American couple is filled with really amazing pieces of Mexican art and was one of the highlights of my visit to Valladolid. The one-hour guided tour that you need to take is a little rushed, but I would highly...More

Thank Sonja W
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2016

We are very pleased you enjoyed your your and hope you took lots of photos as a reminder of what you saw.

Reviewed 26 March 2016

My friend and I were walking around the city and just stumbled on this beautiful house. We noticed there were tours and came back the next day. It is filled with such wonderful folk art and the people are so friendly.

Thank Margaret D
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2016

We are glad you accidentally discovered our home, with our collection of over 3,000 pieces of Mexican folk art. We open our Jo,e each day at 10 am

Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

The casa is beautiful and rich in arts and culture. Wherever you look, there's something interesting to grasp your attention. It is definitely worth a visit of you are in Valladolid. The entrance is free, but they ask for donations, which go for various kid's...More

Thank Carine B
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

We are glad you enjoyed your visit to our home.

Reviewed 24 March 2016

Could not believe this place. The collection was absolutely remarkable as was the restoration of this 400 year old house! The pieces ,(over 3000) collected by this couple are all of museum quality and many made by commission. It was hard to believe so many...More

Thank EricaDavid
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and the Fredy was such an excellent guide for your visit.

Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

We visited the Casa de Venados and had a very nice guide who shows us around the beautiful house. The house is no conventional gallery but a private house owned by an American who retired to Mexico. It has all different folk arts and is...More

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wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

My wife and are are glad your enjoyed yiur visit to our home

Reviewed 20 March 2016

This is a smaller "museum" and seems to be more informally run. After reading the excellent reviews, we tried to visit this museum at 2pm on a Tuesday afternoon but it was closed. Someone was there who told us to come back the following morning...More

Thank ben807
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Sorry if there is any confusion....and we are sorry your were unable to visit our home. You see....we are not a formal museum, nor are we a business....but simply a private home. As the sign in both English and Spanish on our front door states...we...More

Reviewed 19 March 2016

The most generous couple to open their wonderful home and display of art. I would like to visit with each visit to Mexico. My wife agrees worth every second to visit, even if you do not love art you will after a visit. Mara villas...More

Thank brendatemple2016
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

We hope you will come back for another visit and bring friends and family with you

Reviewed 17 March 2016

Amazing privately owned collection of Mexican folk art set in an American couples private house - great experience as you get an informative tour and introduction to Mexican art.

Thank h0nestt0urist
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

Thank you...come back soon!

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Cassandra L
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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
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cdromine
12 August 2016|
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Response from wwtravelerAAA | Property representative |
8:30 pm tonight... Friday, August 12tg
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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
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