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Museo Memoria y Tolerancia

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Address: Plaza Juarez, Centro Historico | Frente al Hemiciclo a Juárez de la Alameda central, Mexico City 06010, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 55 5130 5555
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A very educational place to visit

The exhibit portraits the dark side of human behaviour, but it does pay the visit to increase awareness of the crimes humans have committed, so we don't make same mistakes in the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Queretaro, Mexico
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Queretaro, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The exhibit portraits the dark side of human behaviour, but it does pay the visit to increase awareness of the crimes humans have committed, so we don't make same mistakes in the future.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum shows you a crude reality, but it's the reality so you can see the humanity in its maximum expression, you can learn a lot and see almost in flesh the cruelness of some man's of the history, it's a great museum to learn a lot about the tolerance we need to practice everyday in the world.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an intense an intense experience. Much learning from a first class exhibition. The items displayed were powerful. I recommend this museum to anyone who lives of visits Mexico.

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Banning, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of a lifetime experience for me and my wife. We were able to experience through the videos, photos and information the suffering of the Jews in Germany and other Genocide populations.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum has a great design and enjoyable exhibitions. Still, I must warn, it's a little on the heavy side as it has a ton of information and is mainly focused on mass murders. Highly recomendable anyway

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an unexpected treasure. A bit serious, but a place you have to go to while you are there. Very easy to get to if you are staying in Central de Historical . Was only 65 pesos. Make sure you get the FREE English headset the audio . If your Spanish is not at 90% you will miss a... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went to this museum as part of a school project. We were advised to stay in the Isla Panwapa, which features activities to teach young children about tolerance, difference, cultures, etc. The groups are around 10 kids -parents and it is a guided activity tour which last around 1.5 hours. There is a little video and some phisical activities.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I've been to this museum with my best friend and it is a thrilling experience. Most holocaust memorial museums are very alike but they each have something that makes them special. The first floor in which the tour ends, could be more festive. I adore this museum and have told everyone I know to go visit it, my father had... More 

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MuseoMyT, Comunicación MyT at Museo Memoria y Tolerancia, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed the museum and we are honored to be recommended by you, we believe that it is important to remind people of our past and our present and so that we can change the future. We will gladly pass on your first floor comment. Thank you for your comments. Museo MyT More 

Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

this is one of the best museums in town. absolutely worth visiting. great place, intensive - make sure you reserve at least 2 hours

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

A lot of information from some of the most terrible times in recent history, to remember and avoid this thing to happen again. amazing museum!

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