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  • Address: Plaza Garibaldi s/n Col. Centro, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Hours: Sun–Wed 11am–10pm (until midnight Thurs–Sat)
  • Admission: Varies

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Museum of Tequila and Mezcal (Museo del Tequila y el Mezcal) Tours

The Museum of Tequila and Mezcal—or Museo del Tequila y el Mezcal (MUTEM)—offers visitors a lesson in the history, production and significance of Mexico’s much-loved, agave-based spirit, with optional tastings included. Located in the historic and frequently visited Plaza Garibaldi, the museum features a permanent exhibit hall on the first floor showcasing, step-by-step, the tequila and mezcal production process, from the selection of agave varieties to distillation.

The museum also covers Mexican culture and history, with exhibits going into detail on the site’s location, known as the center of los mariachi, and national pop culture. Visitors will have the chance to sample multiple tequila and mezcal varieties, including silver, reposado and añejo tequila, and visit the top-floor restaurant and bar, which serves its selection of Mexican dishes with a view overlooking Plaza Garibaldi, the Mexico City Cathedral and Torre Latinoamericana.

Practical Info

The Museum of Tequila and Mezcal is located in Plaza Garibaldi, one of the most traditional parts of Mexico City. It is open daily from 11am to 10pm (and until midnight on weekends). It is possible to purchase agave, tequila and mezcal products from the museum gift shop. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included with most tours, but the area can also be reached via metro, with access from Metro Garibaldi station.

Did You Know? By law, tequila can only be made using blue agave, while mezcal can be made with around 30 different types of agaves.

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Mexico City Private Tour: Ethnic Markets, Tequila and Mezcal Museum, Xochimilco, Mexico City, null
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Mexico City Private Tour: Ethnic Markets, Tequila and Mezcal Museum, Xochimilco

Enjoy this private tour in Mexico City and see the colorful and exotic ethnic markets in Mexico. Then, visit “Garibaldi Square” famous for the Mariachis and ...  Read more

Location: Mexico City, Mexico
Duration: 7 hours (approx.)

From USD $125.00
Museo del Tequila y el Mezcal Tour and Tasting, Mexico City, Private Sightseeing Tours
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Museo del Tequila y el Mezcal Tour and Tasting

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Enjoy a visit to the Museo del Tequila y el Mezcal (Museum of Tequila and Mezcal) on Mexico City's bustling Plaza Garibaldi. This 1.5-hour guided tour includes ...  Read more

Location: Mexico City, Mexico
Duration: 90 minutes (approx.)

From USD $20.00

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