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Attended a concert

There are small concerts on Sundays with wine and apps afterwards and we've head that the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
wonderful spot to visit.

Nice old house - impressive. Filled with objets d'art. Nice gift shop and cafe. we were glad that... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2019
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Calle Real s / n, Guanajuato 36253, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are small concerts on Sundays with wine and apps afterwards and we've head that the breakfasts on the weekend are also good. You will need to take a taxi to get here.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank cheerleaderSeattle
Reviewed 31 January 2019

Nice old house - impressive. Filled with objets d'art. Nice gift shop and cafe. we were glad that we stopped here for a few hours.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1patrickj
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Visited on a Saturday since they are only open for concerts on Sundays (so the signs say), only to find that there was a piano class in one room and a concert in another, restricting what could be visited. I dislike the kind of museum...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike5466
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We loved our visit to Casa gene Byron. Sunday's is usually concert day at 1:00pm. Cost is 140 pesos per person. The interior of the house is not open on Sunday's if there is a concert. The concert was a fundraiser for street dogs in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank suzannelbrock
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

For me and many of my friends, the Sunday noon Chamber Music concerts are a weekly must! The concerts they offer at the “Gene Byron” range from jazz to classical music, presented by first class musicians from Mexico and abroad. After the concerts, they offer...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank 181j_rgenb
Reviewed 1 May 2018

The Casa Museum of Gene Byron is the former home of a Canadian artist which has been converted into a museum a 15 minute taxi ride from the city centre. The Casa contains a small concert hall on one level in which musical events are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lisaannem
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Saw a Cuban Jazz Concert there. The ticket was about $70 pesos which included an hour concert, snacks and wine afterwards. Great experience!

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 101jeffd
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We went for Sunday music, which was excellent. It was a treat for us that one musician was from our home country, England, though she works for the Guanajuato university orchestra. We were too hungry for drinks and refreshments after the concert so we headed...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Bernadette P
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Before you visit, read about Gene Byron. The staff are really great about giving details in regards to the property, free tour. The grounds a lush and lovely. Wonderful place for pictures, so have your camera ready. We were able to enjoy a gentleman playing...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank novemberdecember
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Great way to take a quick trip out of Guanajuato (about 20 minute from center) and escape into a garden oasis. Our tour of the house and garden didn't last long and was not too extensive, but we enjoyed seeing something beautiful. We did stay...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank DJjohnnyfive
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26 January 2015|
Response from Tuscarora |
A cab is cheap and would be more convenient.