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Museo Casa Montejo, Merida

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Witness centuries of opulence at Museo Casa Montejo, a historical mansion in Merida's old town. Before its conversion to a museum in 2010, the 16th-century building was for generations a residence of the Montejo family, Spanish conquerors of the Yucatan Peninsula. Admire the well-preserved facade, ornately decorated with reliefs portraying conquistadors and members of the powerful family. Explore the interior, which houses period furniture and decorations in Neo-Renaissance, Neo-Rococo, and Victorian styles. Make Museo Casa Montejo part of your personalized Merida itinerary using our Merida holiday planner.
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  • The entrance is free, but remember to register at the entrance. It shows the house and furniture well preserved. Also a good stop to rest from the heat since the rooms have AC. On your way out stop by...  more »
  • Un lugar muy bonito y muy limpio que te introduse a la historia de merida, facil de llegar personal muy atentos, entrada gratis. 
  • Las piezas que se exhiben en el museo cuentan con un estupendo estado de conservación y permite conocer una parte de la vida, cotidiana, en la región.