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Museo de Historia de Tabasco (Casa de los Azulejos)

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Fascinating building

This museum holds a collection of local history items. But even more impressive is the building... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Austin, TX
Short, cultural experience

The visit to this colonial property is short and it makes a trip to the downtown area worth it. I... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2015
stephanie l
Villahermosa, Mexico
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3 weeks ago
“Fascinating building”
24 Jun 2018
“Worth a quick visit”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum holds a collection of local history items. But even more impressive is the building itself, which is covered inside and out with various tiles from Barcelona. Some rooms have three different tile designs in them.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

An interesting place to learn about the area's history. The tiles alone are worth the visit. The staff were very sweet to us. Note that the signage is all in Spanish (this is NOT a complaint in any way) so if you don't have a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank lem_on416
Reviewed 3 February 2018

I was wondering around the town center, and took the time to stop here. Although there is no english signage, most displays are not hard to understand. The people were patient with me (I speak very little Spanish), and the price was about $1.50 (US)....More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Phil E
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Nice little museum with explanations in Spanish only. Not a lot to ie but the tiles are very nice. 15 or 20 minutes. Cost is 30 pesos.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Here you can see old stuff and it's book store too. You can see mosaics on the floor and learn about Tabasco life style.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank iracemaf
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We didn't get the full tour due to renovations, but the building is especially fine. We will look forward to seeing the interior on our next visit to Villahermosa!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank CaboSanLucasCocinera
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Set right in the downtown historic center for convenient access and inside a beautiful colonial house with tiled walls. Great information about the state's history- not too overwhelming, not too little.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

You can see old things and books, this site those in the downtown of Villahermosa, Tabasco. This bullding have twice floors an lobie.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Juan G
Reviewed 18 June 2015

The visit to this colonial property is short and it makes a trip to the downtown area worth it. I did not take a tour but I believe that it would have added more meaning. The walls are beautiful and its historically very rich.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank stephanie l
Reviewed 18 December 2013

Beautiful 19th century building filled with catalan tiles. Everywhere. Some rooms have different patterns on the same wall, floor. The museum has some interesting historical information about Tabasco since the Conquest. Due to its lack of precious minerals, the Spanish put their attention elsewhere --...More

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank brosoLA
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