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Museums and Cultural Places

Museos y espacios culturales en Guanajuato

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Alhóndiga de Granaditas” (regional museum), has both temporary and permanent exhibits from Mesoamerican and colonial art; a library, historical and photographic archives.

Museo de las Momias” (The Mummy Museum), as its name suggests, houses mummies, there are more than 100 complete mummies displayed and some heads as well. One of the unique museums of its kind and 100% characteristic of Guanajuato.

The Mineralogy Museum, as a mining city, should have a minerals museum and this particular one has more than 20 thousand pieces of minerals from all over the world.

“Teatro Juarez”, although it is in itself a dynamic museum because of its history from its architecture to its halls, is a site of incomparable historical and architectural value, worth visiting and appreciating. Its acoustics are marvelous and from the moment you find yourself in front of it, without even having entered, it will surely astonish you.

Iconographic Museum of Don Quixote is a fantastic place for those who study Universal Literature and in particular, to know the work of Cervantes, because there are almost a thousand pieces in this museum if we count all the characters of the Novel of Don Quixote de la Mancha.

These are just a few of the many museums in Guanajuato that will make you want to stay there longer.

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