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Address: Calle Belisario Dominguez N. 13 | Centro Historico, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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Espacio dedicado a promover, proteger y conservar el patrimonio cultural,...

Espacio dedicado a promover, proteger y conservar el patrimonio cultural, arquitectónico y ambiental de San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas.

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Beautiful and Tranquil Restored Normal School with Interesting Local Art Exhibits

Year by year work progresses on restoring this former school, now a cultural center, located just a few blocks off the Real Guadalupe Andador. Entry is by donation, and there are... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2016
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Mexico City, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While we were walking a window with beautiful white flowers caught our attention, and while looking beyond the flowers, there were great corinthian type columns in pristine condition, we had to go inside. La Enseñanza is a small cultural center with student art installations. The house is immaculate and also houses a small restaurant/coffee shop and there are shceduled workshops... More 

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Monterrey, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

we were here for a wedding rehearsal dinner, so I may not have the usual experience, the place is very well renovated, they had a gallery with some interesting paintings and pictures

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Oaxaca
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Reviewed 24 January 2016

Year by year work progresses on restoring this former school, now a cultural center, located just a few blocks off the Real Guadalupe Andador. Entry is by donation, and there are several rooms around a central courtyard with paintings and quite wonderful jade carvings, all by local artists. We enjoyed just sitting for a time on a bench under the... More 

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Reviewed 18 February 2015

"The town house" called by the citizens living is san cristobal . Shows the history of san cristobal in a expocicion photography and in different rooms with historical archives of the city. visit its gardens and its corners is amazing.

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