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Museo Soumaya

Blvd Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra 303 | Col Ampliacion Granada, Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico City 11529, Mexico
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Contemporary Architecture Tour in Mexico City Including Soumaya Museum
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This museum explores the role of art and culture in human life and includes art by such luminaries as the French sculptor Rodin.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Blvd Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra 303 | Col Ampliacion Granada, Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico City 11529, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The exterior reminds me a bit of the Sydney Opera House, and the interior a bit of the Guggenheim in New York. Especially because admission is free, the building itself is worth a brief stop if you're in the neighborhood. Oh, and cool sinks in...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This museum is quite impressive from the minute you set eyes on it. The building is like a giant conch with countless and incredible works of art from all over the world. However, it pains me to see so much ivory, I’m glad that it...More

Thank IndraRojo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As a museum, the Soumaya is a very mixed bag: you have to pass a lot of medocre art to find the gems. As a philanthropic gesture, it's impressive. Carlos Slim, a billionaire with more vision than taste, conceived this free museum as a gift...More

Thank Gelatifan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the soumaya museum was named after carlos slim's wife. it looks futuristic from the outside and also impresses with its clean, modern and classy inside and a great collection of art at 6 floors. the entrance is for free according to his #arteparatodos (arts for...More

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful dramatic piece of architecture but interior and particularly the collections left a lot to be desired.

Thank JonPearson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must visit place for art lovers. It well maintained and excellent visual retreat for budding painters.....have at least 4- 5 hours to visit the place completely .

Thank Radha T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The architecture of this incredible facade is simply divine and stunning . It gives the anticipation of great art works to be seen inside the museum. Frankly, there's far too much empty space and inadequate works of art / collectable items, to maybe constitute this...More

Thank ianlabeija
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst being with my daughter and two little toddlers we just went in to get a few impressions. First impression, from the outside, is overwhelming! Seeing all the different art inside was just too much, at least with the two toddlers around ;-). Good reason...More

Thank JLa54
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Carlos Slim. One of the wealthiest men on esrth was a great supporter of his wife’s passion for Art, Soumaya, but her early death made it difficult to continue her legacy. It is formed by several private collections , which all together give an eclectic....More

Thank MANUEL G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful, modern and very comfortable museum, especially for strollers and wheel chairs. They have amazing exhibitions, permanent and temporals.

Thank IRA_LELI98
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Kayla A
12 December 2016|
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Response from MPWharton | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest either Taxi's or walking when your are in Mexico City. The best way to get around the city is by using Uber, but you need to be aware that Uber drivers face problems from other taxi companies in Mexico City.
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BangkokSachse
7 November 2016|
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Response from 323PAULH | Reviewed this property |
We used Uber everywhere. So cheap and reliable!
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Pat T
10 February 2015|
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Response from John A | Reviewed this property |
I know they had the Sophia Loren exhibit when I was there in December, and I believe it is still there. Might check their website, though.
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