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Jardin Escultorico Edward James: Tours & Tickets

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The sculpture park Las Pozas, located in Xilitla, San Luis Potosí, was created by Edward James, an eccentric English poet and artist, also a great patron of the Surrealist movement. Nestled in the Huasteca Potosina, Edward James found the perfect...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Camino Paseo Las Pozas s/n, Xilitla 79902, Mexico
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All reviews las pozas edward james magical place other attractions salvador dali unique experience few hours avoid weekends mexico city bring your camera well worth the effort arrive early beautiful setting ciudad valles tropical forest natural beauty surrealist art
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I loved this place the people here are great they help out a lot and the water is super cold but it’s worth it you won’t regret it!!!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Sergio S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When visiting this place you can stay in the town of Xilitla (the cheapest hotels are located behind the market), or you can stay right across the street from the park itself (zoom in on google map you will see a surrealistic accommodation with privates...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank weicreation
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The entrance organisation od this great place almost killed the great experience. The line can take up to few hours, depending the time you arrive. Cars are driving around the people in the line. But if you demonstrate sufficient patiente with the chaos outside you...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank igorko1976
JoeRichaud, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Jardin Escultorico Edward James, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Igorko1976, We want to tell you that we are already working on improving our access and visit experience and this month we will have incredible news. We hope you come back very soon

Reviewed September 14, 2019 via mobile

Even though I’ve heard about it prior to going, nothing could have prepared me for what was an amazing visit. The Gardens are astonishingly beautiful and the history behind it fascinating. Our guide, Braulio, was very knowledgeable and pleasant. Recommend that you bring a swimsuit...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Misterpepito
Reviewed September 13, 2019

We travelled with Operatour Potosina from San Luis Potosi city to the La Huasteca region of that state. We had a marvelous time visiting the Gardens of Edward James, canoeing a river to fabulous waterfalls, swimming in the crystal clear water of a river gushing...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Robert E
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Such a magical place. You can easily spend hours here. If you get hot go for a dip in the beautiful blue pools and then keep exploring. Truly amazing experience.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 31, 2019 via mobile

So i read the reviews here and took note of Someone who said arrive 2 hrs before it opens because it gets so busy. Thankfully though i only arrived an hour before. I went on Saturday 31st August, myself and my partner were the only...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank mexistu
Reviewed August 26, 2019 via mobile

Spectacular place. We arrived in the afternoon and the line was crazy to get in. You have to wait for people to exit before they allow more people in. We went at the end of July and it was so hot. While you wait in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JoceyHurt
Reviewed August 23, 2019

An experience you will always remember. Hiring a guide is well worthwhile. In addition to the structures (which will blow your imagination) if you love plants and the insect world, you will enjoy your visit. Give yourself plenty of time and wear a swimsuit and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank emnadel
Reviewed August 1, 2019

Not only if you like Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra, Portugal, this place with its bizzare buildings is an absolutely must if you like special and unusual places.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Knucklepan
JoeRichaud, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Jardin Escultorico Edward James, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2019

Thank you for your emotional review, we hope you come back soon.

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Tim H
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Response from JoeRichaud | Property representative |
1 o 4 hours, depends in the time you would like to explore de garden and swim at the natural pools
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July 26, 2018|
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Response from 662edgarn | Reviewed this property |
You can check the website: laspozasxilitla org mx If you arrive early morning there is no much line, so in a couple of minutes you can have the tickets/bracelet. I recommend you hire a tour guide, is not expensive and is... More
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Response from ENRIQUE M M | Reviewed this property |
DELIA: July and August is part of the rainy season in most all Mexico. Check the Weather Channel, daily, specially the two weeks before your trip. Check the map showing the clouds over Mexico, and how they are moving. This... More