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Museo Historico de Acapulco

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Interesting Museum

The Museo Historico de Acapulco is a nice attraction to visit,very informative and easy to spend a... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Greater Sydney, Australia
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History and views all an easy walk from cruise ship

Cruise ship docked across the road from the Old Fort so we just walk out of the dock gates , up and... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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30 May 2018
“Interesting Museum ”
1 Feb 2018
“History and views all an easy walk from cruise ship”
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

The Museo Historico de Acapulco is a nice attraction to visit,very informative and easy to spend a few hours with the interesting exhibits.

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Cruise ship docked across the road from the Old Fort so we just walk out of the dock gates , up and over the walkway across the road and into the Old Fort. The museum is excellent. The are a number of rooms within the...More

Thank AussiePD
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The museum is located in the old fort of san diego. Interesting museum with the history of Acapulco. Beautiful views of the bay.

Thank DPNA
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The rotating visits in the Museum are spectacular. We saw the one of the Manila Galleon which went back and forth between Acapulco and Manila for over 300 years.

Thank maguey
Reviewed 19 February 2016

The Museum is located in the San Diego Fort in Acapulco, on a hill across the street from the cruise terminal.The museum describes the history of Mexico from pre-Hispanic times, the Spanish conquest, the importance of the fort during the era of pirates, trade with...More

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Visited Acapulco with Gregorio from Pacific Tours, he was our guide on our many excursions during out stay and was very knowledgeable and a good guide. The fort is worth a visit and shows the history of the area going back 500 years and good...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Covers the importance of the many explorers to the New World who came through Acapulco starting around 1500. The museum is the actual fort of that era. Descriptions in both Spanish and English. Unfortunately many of the videos didn't work and signage around the grounds...More

Thank BettyJane M
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This museum gives some nice views of the harbor. The museum fills in the history of Acapulco. Worth spending a couple of hours at.

Thank solarrichard
Reviewed 28 January 2016

The fort is pretty plain, but has good views. The rooms inside have a good historical timeline of the area. Lots of artifacts, and story boards in spanish and english. Normally an admission charge, but Sundays are free.

Thank Elwin133
Reviewed 1 February 2015

Very well appointed museum Inside of Fuerte San Diego. Lot's to learn about the Manilla Galleons and ancient trade with Asia.

Thank Jean-Marc R
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