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Museo del Vidrio

Open Now: 10:00 - 18:00
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Amazing!

It's very moving to visit the building in the middle of the factory, and to hear the machines... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Joe W
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Interactive exhibits for families and great aviary!

Challenging to find the entrance. We were dropped at the service entrance/exit and there was no... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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25 Jan 2018
“Amazing!”
26 Jul 2018
“Worth the visit.”
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This museum outlines the history of glass and the glass industry, featuring some beautiful examples of 20th-century glass art.
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Esq Con Zaragoza Calle Magallanes 517 | Colonia Treviño, Monterrey 64570, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Not bad, the best part was the third floor with all of the glass sculptures and the gallery. I think people should be allowed to take pictures without flash.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

It's very moving to visit the building in the middle of the factory, and to hear the machines roaring at the other side of the wall, as well as to cross paths with workers.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Joe W
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Challenging to find the entrance. We were dropped at the service entrance/exit and there was no indication of how to get to the museum entrance. Eventually we found the side street it is on and walked down about 4 blocks. Then there is a prominent...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank S4B1B4
Reviewed 30 November 2015

The museum is within the factory, ask the security guard at entry for exact location. The museum is housed in a historic building. Very distinctive architecture for the region. The museum is three stories and has the glass pieces arranged in somewhat chronological order. Photography...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Arturo M
Reviewed 15 March 2013

The history behind the making of glass bottles and other types of custom glass unfolds throughout this museum. It really is one of a kind.

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank AuntBec
Reviewed 18 January 2013

This is a very small museum with a nice glass collection but limited, good enough for Monterrey. However the museum is the core of a still running glass factory, one of the biggest in the world. so... if you have time to visit it, it´s...More

Date of experience: January 2013
1  Thank Luis R
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Like contemporary art? Looking to find out more about what the up and coming artist are from Mexico? This is a great gallery to visit. Loved the creativity and variety of glass art.

Date of experience: August 2011
Thank R B
Reviewed 14 June 2012

If you are traveling with young, ages 7-70 you can take a course making a portrait frame or a candle holder, depends on the age. It is a LOT of fun, and a great idea for a family to get together and make something that...More

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank irishmomah
Reviewed 19 January 2012

It is very well hidden inside the manufacturing plant of Vitro. Even when you are in there you can get turned around since this is a working plant. the museum is 3 floors. The best art is in the 3rd floor which is kind of...More

Date of experience: August 2011
Thank MargGlz
Reviewed 27 January 2008

I was curious since it was so highly rated in Monterrey by others. It was a little out of the way; I had to take a taxi to get there. The museum is way in the back of a working industrial glass plant. You walk...More

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