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Museo de Sitio del Claustro de Sor Juana

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Sor Juana de La Cruz Convent/University.

Read Wikipedia to find out about this amazing woman who is on the 200 peso bill. She was a genius... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2015
San Antonio, Texas
a huge monastery turned into a city university campus

You can get it only if you have an ID on you. The ID will be kept at the gate. It takes a while to... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2014
Manhattan, KS
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Jul 21, 2018
“Lovely gardens and courtyards.”
Aug 23, 2015
“Sor Juana de La Cruz Convent/University.”
Built during the baroque period, this former convent has wonderful architectural beauty.
Avenida Jose Maria Izazaga 92, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
Centro Histórico
52 5 7094066 Ext. 116
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

We had hoped to find more displays about Sor Juana and her life and work, but information was limited. If you are in the neighborhood, it is worth taking time to stroll in the gardens and visit the courtyard where you can see the door...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Read Wikipedia to find out about this amazing woman who is on the 200 peso bill. She was a genius before her time. Her convent is now a university but her picture and her remains are still there. The convent is beautiful. The church lost...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 8 August 2014

You can get it only if you have an ID on you. The ID will be kept at the gate. It takes a while to be let into this huge place, which simply is an enormous monastery turned into a university. It is hard to...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro
Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings
and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico
City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio
Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas
Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to
admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit
the wide variety of markets and plazas where any
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