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Museo de Filatelia de Oaxaca, A.C.

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Free, beautiful museum

We were shocked that this beautiful museum was free! The museum itself is gorgeous - there are... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Eva K
The best stamp museum I've ever been to

Also the only stamp museum. I didn't ever think this was something I would seek out. I noticed the... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Robert and Fait... M
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  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Calle Reforma No. 504 | Centro Historico, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 8028
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Hardly a museum, part of a room at the stamp shop/post office. Lovely stamps for sale. 15 minutes maximum to see everything.

Thank 29carfrae
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful museum. I wondered who paid for all this, since the entrance is free. Yes, they have stamps! As a kid, I was passionate about stamp collecting, but I can see now that I got over it.

Thank Tautog
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were shocked that this beautiful museum was free! The museum itself is gorgeous - there are lovely places to sit and there is a beautiful patio/garden area. The exhibits were really interesting and there were several English-language translations. Their stamp collection was really cool...More

Thank Eva K
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Also the only stamp museum. I didn't ever think this was something I would seek out. I noticed the excellent reviews on here and went. It was actually awesome and we spent a lot of time there. They had a room full of stamps in...More

Thank Robert and Fait... M
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This place is worth a visit even if you are not into stamps. The building is beautiful, and the stamps are interesting, well presented and fun. There is a collection of letters written between Frida Kahlo and her physician friend, Leo Eloesser of San Francisco...More

Thank CLT29
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

A great and extensive collection, and even better....it’s free! Stop by for anywhere between 30 minutes to an hour and see Mexican Stamps as well as some highlights! Baseball stamps and Frida Khalo letters!

Thank Jessyca505
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This is a real gem...lovely collection, beautifully maintained and a lovely place to visit. Would really suggest seeing this. We were very pleased that we did.

Thank PJM835
Reviewed 6 March 2018

You are probably thinking...a stamp museum? Beautiful esthetic, sorta dreamy and definitely worth a visit.

Thank Beth L
Reviewed 5 March 2018

One of the best museum experiences in Oaxaca. I think this stamp museum is touted as the first of its kind in Latin America. The displays of stamps from all over the world are well done. The background information on the stamps are intriguing. The...More

2  Thank HowdyDoody4
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Don't be fooled by the name, Stamp museum!? Check out the Frida Kahlo letters. Exhibit is very well done.

Thank Gayle B
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15 February 2017|
Response from Geraldine D | Reviewed this property |
Open every day 10am -8pm ....Monday to Saturday Sunday open 10am- 7.30 pm
15 February 2017|
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Response from calpoidog | Reviewed this property |
Completely agree! Surprisingly interesting! And free (donations accepted)