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Juarez Theater (Teatro Juarez)

Sopena S/N | Jardin de la Union, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
011 52 473 732 0183
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Amazing Architecture!

Upon reading other reviews, we decided to see the inside of this beautiful building. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
zarf1946
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Seattle, Washington
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Cool beautiful theatre - tourist attraction now

If you have a spare 20 minutes, its worth paying the pesos to go into this place and have a look... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
smdds
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Chicago
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This early 20th-century building is part Moorish, part Roman and part Greek and is one of the city's more noticeable landmarks.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“teatro juarez” (22 reviews)
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Sopena S/N | Jardin de la Union, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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011 52 473 732 0183
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Upon reading other reviews, we decided to see the inside of this beautiful building. The architecture of this building is amazing and very photo worthy!

Thank zarf1946
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you have a spare 20 minutes, its worth paying the pesos to go into this place and have a look around. It was for the hoi polloi, and shows it. A beautiful structure, considering when it was built.

Thank smdds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

How beautiful can a 1800's theater be..? It just takes your breath away... built between 1873 and 1903... inagurated by President Don Porfirio Diaz a magnificent architectural icon... it just takes your breath away... A must if you ever come to Mexico!!! Beaches are amazing...More

Thank Danny Z
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We tried on multiple occasions within a 2 day period to go inside the theater and finally lucked out on Saturday morning 10am (10:15am - mexican time schedule). The building also has multiple private company/official visit functions. For 35 pesos, you can wander through limited...More

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Love the Theater steps. Go down the street to the liquor store and grab a beer. Then go sit on the steps, right across from the plaza. See everyone walking, street vendors, tourist, locals, just a great spot to watch. Everyone is doing it, not...More

2  Thank Janet V
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We walked around this theater without a guide and loved to see the beauty of it. You can tell it was built a very long time ago and can appreciate the architecture.

Thank graciousnat
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the tour and love the architecture and deco! The guide was a little too much, though it was fun.

Thank Lalatamayo2016
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Besides providing an amazing experience for enjoying different dance, music performances, the Teatro Juarez is a wonderful place to tour. It is full of beautiful architectural details, many things brought to Mexico from other countries. Guides are available to give tours full of details about...More

2  Thank akayruiz
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We bought ticket to take a look at this fantastic structure. They allow you to walk around the interior at your leisure. Amazing. Not to be missed.

1  Thank Marknbellair
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This theatre is not to be missed. Sumptous yet unique decoration in one of Mexico' s most famous theatres. Download the app as well to make it interesting.

Thank bunyipBluegum
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Chris M
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Response from Tracy G | Reviewed this property |
When we were there a couple weeks ago one could buy tickets throughout the day (for the evening's performance) when the theater was open for the "self guided tours." Seems like the theater was closed one day during the week... More
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