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Museo de la Inquisicion

Hidalgo No 310 Centro, Zacatecas, Mexico
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Brief but informative

This is a small museum right in the middle of central Zacatecas. If you have an hour to kill and... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2017
Queen J
,
Fresno
via mobile
Museo de Inquisicion

The tour was free because we did a bus tour and it offered free admisssion to the Museo, but was... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
Jose A
,
Acton, California
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average27%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hidalgo No 310 Centro, Zacatecas, Mexico
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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This is a small museum right in the middle of central Zacatecas. If you have an hour to kill and want to learn about how criminals, "heretics", bold women/ "witches", and anyone who behaved "outside the norm" were tortured and controlled, take the tour through...More

1  Thank Queen J
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The tour was free because we did a bus tour and it offered free admisssion to the Museo, but was not part of the bus tour. Good place to visit if you have a time to spare. Our tour guide was very good and informative....More

Thank Jose A
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This Museum is small, $40 pesos to get in, but that includes a tour guide. The guide was good, funny, despite the serious topic mentioned in the Museum: Inquisition. He applied it to the city, which torturing devices were used in Zacatecas.

1  Thank Tony L
Reviewed 21 March 2016

This museum is small so it does not take that long to be done here. One important thing, you cant wander on your own , there is a guide that shows you around. My guide was Magdalena and she was great , she really knew...More

Thank travelerd2011
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

Took the tour at La Casa del Inquisidor where the guides walk you through the exhibition while explaining about the use of those evil, torture tools. The tour was fun and doesn't last long, not recommended to people with disabilities.

Thank My_Experience_Abroad
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Even thou Inquisition is something "big" in Catholic Church, it doesn't seem too creepy when you walk into this museum. Very average, i would prefer Guanajuato's Mummy museum for that taste.

1  Thank MikeFJones
Reviewed 21 March 2015

need to take your time looking and analizing the way the things work - - - work of the inventive Church.

Thank chamuca
Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

I would rate this museum as only average. Somehow I would have expected to be more horrified or grossed out. Maybe it's just because the museum shows the banality of evil...

Thank CarmichaelVentura
Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

The tour through the museum was pretty scary and fun. The information provided was very educative. The place was clean and everywhere you turned the walls were nicely decorated

Thank Armidaal07
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