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Museo Nacional de Historia

Primera seccion del Bosque de Chapultepec, Mexico City 11800, Mexico
+52 40405206
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Located in the Castle of Chapultepec, a structure which has served as everything from a military academy to the home of the Mexican president, this museum specializes in Mexican art and culture.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Primera seccion del Bosque de Chapultepec, Mexico City 11800, Mexico
+52 40405206
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Must visit in Mexico City! This place is full of history and with amazing views! Take your time while you are here!

Thank TitaBoa
Reviewed 5 May 2017

A hike up a hill to get to it. Very beautiful grounds. The museum is interesting and depicts a history of Mexico.

Thank johncbutler
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a must if you are visiting Mexico City for vacations, at this time of the year gets pretty busy with tourist, so it is a good idea to get there early, it opens at 9am. The whole tour takes around 2 to 3...More

Thank Maciel B
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Several items listed on tripadvisor really refer to the same places. This is the museum up in Chapultepec. Worth the trip. You don't have to spend tons of time here.

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Amazing place if you like history. It has a beautiful view of Mexico City. Here you can learn about the modern history of Mexico

1  Thank xulsolar
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

As a Mexican I have to admit that sometimes we forget the beautiful places we have and Mexico City is full of them. Today I visited the Castillo de Chapultepec with my family after more than 20 year from the last time and I was...More

1  Thank ARTURO A
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Arrive early to beat the crowds and school groups. Walk up, 70 pesos (with the current exchange rate $3.50USD - unbeatable value).

1  Thank mmeuwissen
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is a gorgeous historical location, that includes the national history museum of Mexico, you can find amazing paintings and great halls filled with antique jewelry, furniture. As an additional feature, you can experience an amazing view of the city from here

1  Thank scint1st
Reviewed 13 December 2016

More than the museum (it´s a nice short visit), what is really wonderful is the view from the Castle (the only real one there´s in Mexico City). If you go over the sunset you will get beautiful pictures. Try to find out if there will...More

Thank Carolina E
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We visited here at the same time as Chapultepec Castle. "It's a long way to the top if you want to rock and roll!" About 1/2 km walk uphill to the facility. Plenty of interesting historical exhibits. And panoramic views of the city. Well worth...More

2  Thank mexpro
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