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Museo de Cera de la Ciudad de Mexico

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Address: Calle Londres 6, Mexico City 06600, Mexico
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52-5-5463784
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Located in an old mansion, this museum chronicles the history of Mexico's...

Located in an old mansion, this museum chronicles the history of Mexico's capital city from the time before European contact to present day.

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Impressive structure

Iconic structure that combine art and architecture in a very impressive way. The lift that was added afterwards takes away from the beauty.

Reviewed 29 March 2017
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London, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Iconic structure that combine art and architecture in a very impressive way. The lift that was added afterwards takes away from the beauty.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Obviously they update the exhibits regularly, President Trump greets you at the front door. The bull ring and the costumes were my favourite but I think there's something for everyone.

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Costa Rica
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

It was so much fun! I've been to other museums of wax including NY, and Mexico's was just as fun! It has many Mexican characters and international ones as well! The entrance cost 100 pesos mexicanos per person, which is about $5 (very cheap). Ripley's is next door as well and you can purchase tickets for both museums for a... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 February 2017

They update frequently the exposition, I´m not a fan of this type of museums but it was enjoyable, with family and young children.

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Mexicali, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I´m not really one for wax museums but my kids wanted to go and we all enjoyed it. Figures include artists, scientists, political figures, musicians, movie and TV stars, and more. Price is quite reasonable - especially compared to wax museums in US cities. You can bundle your ticket with Ripley´s museum next door but - apart from a few... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Such a nice place. Everything in a perfect care. I had so much fun. The price was reasonable, I saw what I was expecting. Loved it

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Reviewed 30 November 2016

Very funny experience, you can touch the celebrities and also take photos with the statues. It is in the same place as Ripley's gallery, which is very interesting as well.

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place was so much fun A great place for children teens and adults .The price was great not expensive at all and you enjoy seen all the models. A great place to visit if its raining. My 12 year old loved it and so did we . Gabrile Gonzalez and Family

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San Salvador, El Salvador
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

a fun thing to do with kids they have some worldwide celebrities along with mexican icons , a horror basement ends the attraction

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Coral Springs, Florida
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The museum was a lot of fun. Some people didn't look like themselves but it was just a few. They had many Mexican and international people. At the end is a horror area which was fun to see. It's worth going especially if you're on the turibus.

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