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Museo del Obispado

Calle Rafael J. Verger s/n | Colonia Obispado, Monterrey 64060, Mexico
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Calle Rafael J. Verger s/n | Colonia Obispado, Monterrey 64060, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We got the afternoon off to see some sights so we headed to the Mirador and the Museo del Obispado. The building harkens back to the days of Mexico's war with the French. Originally a Catholic place of worship at the top of the highest...More

Thank Valentina2012
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This museum is very small! but have interesting details about Monterrey's history! it take to the important milestones in the history of how the Obispado was a important point in the evolution of the city.

Thank Gaby_Roes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The best museum in the whole state to learn the history of "Los regios ". It's an old church that was used in several battles as a strategic forth. In the upper part of " El cerro del obispado" you can appreciate Mexican Flag and...More

Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 16 September 2016

As you drive up through the winding road to reach the top of the Church, you are reminded of the History of this place. The canons face out and reminds you that this church was once a fort that tried to stop the invading American...More

Thank maolphoto
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Themuseum has early hours, they close early and some days is not open, you can enjoy city views after you get out because the museum is not that big, there is an entrance fee here and overall it was ok

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This a good place to go to learn about history of Monterrey and to see the beatiful view from the Bishop Hill, there is a Little museum and a big majestic México´s Flag.

Thank ahkukulik
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Originally, this was the residence of the bishop, at the end of the 1700, but now is a museum and, since is located at the top of a hill, you will find excellent views of the city.

Thank CMoDel
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Lots of people visiting this place, they have free and paid parking at 20 pesos for all you want to stay you just have to find the free ones if you don't wanna pay. Recommended around 6-7 p.m. to enjoy the pretty views of a...More

1  Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Unfortunately the museum was already closed in the evening but the view as just amazing! You should definitely go there when you are travelling to Monterrey! It's one of the best places!

Thank bree-1709
Reviewed 13 August 2015

The war when the USA invaded Monterrey was largely fought in the Obispado. Recently they discovered with google earth a large trench that was used in that hill very close to the museum. In this museum that is located in the building that used to...More

Thank Javo73
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