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Museo Casa de Las Artesanias

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A small local museum for the local culture

What is nice about this museum is that displays are writing in first person. It is like the local... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Best Place to Visit in Creel- Sign says Museo De Arte Popular

We had just a little time before catching our bus from Creel to Chihauaha. We did quick, 20 minute... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Los Angeles, California
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  • Average25%
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“small museum”(3 reviews)
“display”(2 reviews)
“craft”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Av. Ferrocarril 178, Creel 33200, Mexico
+52 635 456 0080
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Very interesting Rarámuri (Tarahumara) art-work, reasonable prices, profits go to a very good cause.

Thank johnO524MA
Reviewed 5 May 2018

What is nice about this museum is that displays are writing in first person. It is like the local tribes are talking to you in person. Creel is a living museum and this helps capture the culture. It is only 10 pesos and well worth...More

Thank dahmel
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We had just a little time before catching our bus from Creel to Chihauaha. We did quick, 20 minute visit and found it very interesting. Lots of great old photos and exhibits about local area. Maybe someone else will be able to clarify but the...More

Thank w2conrad
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Very interesting local pieces of art. Purchased a few pieces Would love to go back. Friendly people and a very clean town

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This is a small museum just off the rail line in Creel, Chihuahua. Offers a glimpse of the crafts of the Tarahumara Indians past and present. Also has a small craft shop. Next to the church is another charity oriented craft shop which I though...More

Thank LostInSpace
Reviewed 24 August 2017

It is a very small museum, but it gives you an idea of the Tarahumara history. The exihibits are well kept with lots of information.

Thank elsa82015
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Just after having first lived 1 week with Tarahumaras in the city Chihuahua and then spent 3 weeks with other Tarahumaras very withdrawn on the rim of the huge Canyon Batopilas, I wondered in this museum when the explaining texts had been written. When hearing...More

Thank MonikaMueller
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Just another regular local museum - nothing special. If you are in the main plaza and have free 15 minutes, spend them there.

Thank 70ava
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Right off the main plaza area and easy to get too, it is worth a browse through if you are walking the in the main part of Creel.

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Information was in Spanish and a lot in English, so started to understand about the area. Looked as if it had been put together by possible volunteers, so nothingflashy

Thank walkingWakefieldUk
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