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A must visit if going to Guanajuato. Although it is a bit outside the Center it was really quite... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2014
St. Catharines, Canada
5 stars would be an understatement ...don't skip this one!

I was on the fence about whether to skip this hacienda as I was on limited time ...after seeing... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2014
Highlands, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

A must visit if going to Guanajuato. Although it is a bit outside the Center it was really quite amazing. The property is unique with amazing art wall to wall to ceiling to floor and one of a kind furniture. A restaurant is being built...More

Date of experience: November 2014
5  Thank MarshaMcCullough
Reviewed 25 June 2014

I was on the fence about whether to skip this hacienda as I was on limited time ...after seeing Hacienda Las Trancas (the most special hacienda of them all) followed with a tour of Exhacienda San Gabriel de Barrera I was uncertain if G.B. would...More

Date of experience: June 2014
8  Thank billionsandnocure
Reviewed 20 February 2014

We really enjoyed seeing how the artist and her husband renovated, and thus preserved, this former hacienda. Loved seeing the interesting furnishings. The guide gave us a great tour, explaining everything and answering all our questions.

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank Beverly J
Reviewed 15 April 2013

We enjoyed the Chopin Piano Concert on Sunday very much. We wanted to come back on Monday to see all the treasures in their museum. What a wonderful display of Gene Byron's Art in this private setting of an old, well preserved Hacienda style home....More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank Witz97034
Reviewed 14 March 2012

This is for lovers of music and beautiful places. The environment and the music are very impressive, separately and together. For a mere 120 pesos (9 dollars) one enjoys a concert by classical musicians who are often first-rate, in a concert space with exceptional acoustics....More

Date of experience: March 2012
4  Thank 4seasonsToronto
Reviewed 29 February 2012

The family of the late artist, Gene Byron, sponsors a musical presentation every Sunday afternoon at the old Spanish colonial era hacienda which Ms. Bryon and her husband partially restored and converted into their residence many years ago. The musicians are often times world class...More

Date of experience: January 2012
1  Thank cptcwk
Reviewed 16 January 2012

The lower rooms and great hall (it really is great) full of antiques and art objects is truly exquisite. The ancient stone architecture really sets off the pieces. The upper hall is a beautiful space and offers just the right atmosphere, lighting and space for...More

2  Thank Nan N
Reviewed 6 December 2011

My wife and I frequent Guanajuato. One of the highlights is always the chamber music concerts which occur every Sunday at 1:00 PM, at Casa Museo Gene Byron, in Marfil, a suburb of Guanajuato. Casa Museo Gene Byron is a restored hacienda owned by (now...More

Date of experience: November 2011
3  Thank DocMontreal
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25 January 2015|
Response from Tuscarora |
A cab is cheap and would be more convenient.