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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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  • I visited the Museo Casa Montejo for the second time last week. The Montejo home was extraordinary in its design and furnishings. It has been maintained beautifully by people of Merida and it is a pri...  more »
  • Since the beginning of the modern Merida this place exists. The facade is with Spanish warriors. Currently Museum, an interesting space
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  • This beautiful mansion was built in 16th century. Originally something else, barracks, I think. But turned into a house. Wonderful furnishings. Easy to tour.  more »