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Casa de los Venados

Calle 40 | Local 204, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 2289
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A must see in Valladolid

Amazing privately owned collection of Mexican folk art set in an American couples private house... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
h0nestt0urist
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Fantastico!

Do visit Casa de los Venados, especially if you like Mexican folk art. So much to look at in every... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
Ruffwriter
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Cotacac
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Calle 40 | Local 204, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

Amazing privately owned collection of Mexican folk art set in an American couples private house - great experience as you get an informative tour and introduction to Mexican art.

Thank h0nestt0urist
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

Thank you...come back soon!

Reviewed 17 March 2016

Do visit Casa de los Venados, especially if you like Mexican folk art. So much to look at in every corner, nook, and cranny. So wonderful of the owners of this house to allow people into their home and to share their 40 years of...More

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wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

We appreciate your kind review.

Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

We went to Valladolid solely for the purpose of visiting Casa de lots Venados and we were not disappointed. John and Dorianne were there to answer any questions and John spent some time telling us about their dream and how all the revenue from tourists...More

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wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2016

I very much enjoyed meeting you and talking with you about our home and folk art collection

Reviewed 16 March 2016

We have visited three times now and love taking family and friends to see this wonderful collection that is presented in the nicest way...a personal residence.More

Thank Karen-N-Doug
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2016

Wow! While we do have some visitors who come back for a second time, bringing family members and friends...we are thrilled to know you have been to see our home 3 times. When you come for a 4 th visit, I hope inwill have the...More

Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Thousands of works of Mexican folk art, housed in the home of their gracious owners. Knowledgeable English and Spanish-speaking tour guides offer info about the art, the home and its renovation. Well worth a visit!

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wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2016

Thank you for you review. We are glad you enjoyed the visit to,our home.

Reviewed 13 March 2016

The largest and most varied collection of Mexican folk art I've ever seen, in the most relaxed and unique setting imaginable... a beautifully restored historic house in central Valladolid. Not a museum, but a private living space shared with incredible generosity by the owners. Must...More

Thank danprescher
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2016

We are very pleased you enjoyed your visit to,our home and your tour of our collection of over 3,000 pieces of Mexican folk art

Reviewed 11 March 2016

In a beautifully renovated colonial house a treasure is to be found, 3,000 pieces of Mexican folk art pieces. Although the house is big (1,800 squared meters), it is too small to contain such a quantity of art objects. From every point of view it...More

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wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2016

Thank you for your comments Actually we do collect hand wolven and hand embroidered blouses, dresses and skirts from OAXACA and the Chiapas. We have been asked to arrange a special,limited time exhibition of them at our home in the Salon del Pinas as a...More

Reviewed 9 March 2016

A must-see attraction. Restored hacienda overflowing with beautiful, unique crafts/art work collected by American owner from around. Entry by donation that goes to help local poor.

Thank Masca
wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2016

Thank you for your kind review of your experience visiting our home. We hope you will return soon with friends.

Reviewed 9 March 2016

This is a stunning, privately owned house. The guide who showed us round was excellent and helped to make it a wonderful experience. The guided tour round the house is actually free and you are asked to make a donation of 80 pesos per person,...More

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wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2016

Thank you for you very nice review. We are glad you enjoyed yiur visit to our home and also thank you for helping us raise money for charity

Reviewed 8 March 2016

This is not a museum it’s a private tour of a private art collector's home of Mexican folk art. It’s located on Calle 40 just one block from the main square (Plaza e Parque Francisco Canton). Wall to wall art, over 3000 Mexican Folk Art...More

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wwtravelerAAA, Manager at Casa de los Venados, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2016

Thank you for you glowing review of your visit to our home. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. We will share your comments with Arnaldo.

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Cassandra L
18 May 2017|
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Response from kathyatriverdell | Reviewed this property |
The tour begins when you knock on the door (once!). They ask for a donation of about 100 pesos per person, which goes to worthwhile local charities. The tour guides look after both the owners and the exhibits. This private... More
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cdromine
12 August 2016|
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Response from wwtravelerAAA | Property representative |
8:30 pm tonight... Friday, August 12tg
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Kitty G
20 March 2015|
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Response from kevthrog777 | Reviewed this property |
Ergein answered correctly. I'm sure if you send email they would pick you up. Don't forget time zone changes. The bus ride goes quickly with no stops
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