Museo del Acero Horno 3, Monterrey

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Explore the methods of steel production while learning about the history of the industry at Museo del Acero Horno 3. Built around a decommissioned blast furnace, the museum showcases the history of both the foundry and the city. Visitors can learn about Monterrey becoming an industrial city while taking a guided tour in Spanish or by touring on their own and reading the brief English descriptions. Interactive exhibits make learning about the processing of materials that make steel; then observe how other factories then use it to create everyday goods. Put Museo del Acero Horno 3 into our Monterrey travel itinerary maker to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Monterrey.
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  • August 10, 2017
    A very rare Museum that was the extinct steel smelter a look at the history of the factory and city where you learn more about materials and a viewpoint where you can enjoy more than the view night
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  • August 9, 2017
    If you come to monterrey and not enter the Museum it's like Miss the story of the North sultana. In particular I really like coming and each coming year family friend is part of our tour
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  • August 7, 2017
    A wonderful idea to put the Museum on the front of the oven. It is a very interesting unique Museum, in the there are zip lines and rappelling highly recommended visit
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  • June 1, 2017
    Great place for field trips! I'll have to go again by myself and try out the restaurant.
  • September 11, 2016
    Very interesting museum. Innovative use of an abandoned steel factory. Learn how steel was made. Very nice on-site restaurant with a view of the city.
  • April 1, 2017
    Great museum about industrial history of Monterrey, it offers also an amazing view from the towers.
  • March 13, 2017
    Great place to go to get an inside of the past of the city of Monterrey!
  • June 23, 2017
    Very interesting!!!

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