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Museum and old buidings with gardens and a piece of hotel, nicely combined together. Worth visiting... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Witold S
Could have spent all day here

We stopped here to see the old building and were surprise at how extensive the build is. It is a... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Museum and old buidings with gardens and a piece of hotel, nicely combined together. Worth visiting :-)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Witold S
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We stopped here to see the old building and were surprise at how extensive the build is. It is a visual treat to see what is left. A hotel is next to the property and so there is some noise from the pool but worth...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mike H
Reviewed 4 March 2018

If history is where your interests lie you'll get lost here. Same goes for painters and photographers. With volcanoes in the background all the views are intriguing.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Joseph_Toone
Reviewed 7 February 2018

While this series of small museums has some interesting exhibits (e.g. the Museum of Pre-Columbian Art and Modern Glass), I was more impressed with the setting on the grounds of this former Dominican monastery - beautiful gardens, ruins and views of the volcano.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sputnik_NYC
Reviewed 30 December 2017

You have to see all the museums inside Hotel Casa Santo Domingo, especially the Glass Museum where original mayan pieces are matched to modern glass sculptures made by the very best manufacturers. This is a must, you can't miss it!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Maria Olga T
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Large old monastery with many different exhibition areas, excelennt atmosphere. Especially interesting is the part, where old mayan artifacts are compared to contemporary art pieces. Possible to enter from the hotel side,or from the Colegio (university - Calle Candelaria), if it is open, take the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Lengyelek
Reviewed 8 October 2017

What a breathtaking, enchanting dinner in the middle of these beautiful convent ruins. Food was first rate and service was excellent. Beautiful, beautiful location.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 79Kran
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I was looking for something to do and came upon the Paseo De Los Museos by chance while learning the layout of Antigua. You need to search all the nooks for hidden treasures like the burial tombs down the rather plain looking spiral stair case....More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

The Museums are all worth it, travel them so that you enjoy each one of them so you will not leave anything out. Museo Arqueologico, Museo de Arte y Artesanias Populares de Sacatepéquez, Museo Precolombino y Vidrio Moderno, Museo de Farmacia, Museo Arte Colonia, Casa...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Roberto A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We went to dinner my husband and I during our visit to Guatemala, and it was great! Excellent food and service. I loved the concept of the skewers, its variety of flavors and that is always to have list of hot food! The waiter is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Yanire Denice P
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