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La Paz Museum

La Paz, Mexico
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Very interesting, but Spanish only!

My husband was able to read the Spanish sufficiently for us to understand what we were seeing. The... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
susanon2015
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Bella Coola Valley, Canada
Mixed

Mostly closed for remodeling. The guide we had was good, but I was there with grandkids and a... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
Dwilson540
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Berryton, KS
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Informative museum detailing Mexico's rich history.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
7 Apr 2017
“Very interesting, but Spanish only!”
27 Jun 2016
“Mixed”
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La Paz, Mexico
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

My husband was able to read the Spanish sufficiently for us to understand what we were seeing. The political, religious, ancient, and later historical exhibits were all well done. I had hoped to purchase something small in the gift shop, but it offered only artwork...More

Thank susanon2015
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Mostly closed for remodeling. The guide we had was good, but I was there with grandkids and a little disappointed.

Thank Dwilson540
Reviewed 23 March 2015

I'm not really big on museums but I do go to them and always find something to learn and a reason to be impressed. I am probably bias on this one because our friends have personal history in that museum so it was great to...More

Thank Colette D
Reviewed 12 March 2015

We went to this museum because the Lonely Planet gave this supposed anthropology and history museum a glowing write up. Don't believe them. It was the most disappointing visit to a museum in our lives. Three stories of dilapidated exhibits with no signs or information...More

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Nothing fancy, but a nice little history of the area, etc. Unfortunately it was 1/2 closed when we were there due to hurricane damage, but would be worth the visit when fully open.

Thank d0m1n4t3
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Interesting history of Mexico and the Baja. The staff speaks little English, so brush up on your Spanish!

Thank lers
Reviewed 16 June 2013

The museum is a mixed bag of various exhibits such as a flag of the Republic of Sonora, a diorama of the first humans in these lands, pictures of Pancho Villa etc. IF you are a history buff and have 45 minutes..

2  Thank GenHan
Reviewed 25 April 2013

We hired a guide to take us around La Paz, our tour included the Museum. I was very impressed with the exhibits which explained the history of La Paz and all of Baja CA. Very informative.

2  Thank dunndeals
Reviewed 21 March 2013

The museum does a great job of bringing the history of Baja to life. Had a great afternoon there. The displays are in English and Spanish with prehistory as well as post Spanish occupation.

2  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 21 February 2013

Not the best museum but it is definately worth a look. Lots of pictures and diaramas on three floors, which for the most part are well done. The native american cultures memorbilia and especially the pictographs are interesting. We do speak a little Spanish, so...More

2  Thank Skippyfrizz W
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