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Museo de las Misiones de Baja California

16, Juan Maria de Salvatierra | Centro, Loreto 23880, Mexico
+52 613 135 0441
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Great small museum

This place shows how the region started and how it became what it is today, has a lot of antics and... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Antonio R
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Tijuana, Mexico
small but interesting museum

This is not a large museum but it is well put together, good historical displays. Worth the $3... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
travelinglina
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Tucson, AZ
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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16, Juan Maria de Salvatierra | Centro, Loreto 23880, Mexico
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

This place shows how the region started and how it became what it is today, has a lot of antics and the people there are very helpful in explaining what they were used for...

Thank Antonio R
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is not a large museum but it is well put together, good historical displays. Worth the $3 entry fee.

Thank travelinglina
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Many items are on display. It's not a fancy place, but I managed to kill a few hours studying items. Signs are in English and Spanish. It is a village display and not a formal big city like museum. People are around to answer questions....More

Thank FizzgigBites
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I spent a quiet, hour exploring this beautiful Mission, the outside calls to you, the inside is peaceful. Showcased are example of art from the period... pictures, statues, and carvings for example.

Thank joan19602017
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Well organized into different rooms, there are many artifacts on display which give you the story of the past 300 years. For example there is a huge caldron and utensils that was used to make a large stew-type concoction that was used to get the...More

Thank Herstelle
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Good display of artifacts and paintings showing the people, their stories, their implements etc. I thought I would spend 10 minutes in there but it was almost an hour before I came out. The Mision, built by the Jesuits, dates from 1697, when Loreto was...More

Thank HIstorybuff42
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Educational history of the area. In Spanish with English translation. Implements and historical significant people.

Thank 2TravelerOften
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I have reviewed this museum before and really like it - we were planning to take a group only to find it only opens in the mornings from 9 to 1 and may be closed certain days of the week. I tried three times with...More

Thank BellainBellevue
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A small but informative museum located in the heart of Loreto, BCS. Lighting is a bit of an issue if I was gonna be picky, but I tend to believe funding is probably a bigger issue for them.

Thank Rusty T
Reviewed 16 December 2016

This is sadly a very poor recounting of the founding of the Mission, quite typical of history recounted from a colonial perspective, but absolutely antiquated now! The indigenous population is portrayed as almost savage and worthy of Christian salvation. Desperately needs reviewing.

Thank Sunny V
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