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Museo de Arte Popular

Revillagigedo 11, Mexico City, Mexico
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Don't miss this wonderful museum

This review was mistakenly posted to the Museum of Contemporary Art. It was intended instead for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Walnut Creek, CA
Amazing visit

I've been coming to this place since I am super young and ive always loved it, it is an amazing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mexico City, Mexico
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“folk art” (72 reviews)
“gift shop” (36 reviews)
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Revillagigedo 11, Mexico City, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This review was mistakenly posted to the Museum of Contemporary Art. It was intended instead for the Museum of Popular Art. "Stayed just across the street and stumbled across this astonishingly interesting museum, which we liked as much as the other standard Mexico City tourist...More

Thank kensteve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been coming to this place since I am super young and ive always loved it, it is an amazing place for a visit for popart of latam

Thank roberon99
Reviewed 15 September 2017

One of the finest collections of art from many tribes and people of Mexico can be found here. Come with time on your hands so you can linger before the jaw dropping exquisiteness of the collections. Just to start off with, in front of the...More

Thank gurusdakini
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A few floors of fantastic pieces. Beautiful layout, great museum Shoppe. Definitely a place to visit more than once. A must on your Mexico City museum/gallery list.

Thank erik e
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Another downtown museum just off the main drag has all the wonders of Mexican folk art. The alebrijes (paper mache or wood fantastic figures used in festivals) welcome you as soon as you enter the museum. Easily a couple of hours of wonder.

Thank Sahit_the_savvy
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Love this museum a lot. I learn so much from this museum in the cultural way and artistic way. Well described detail in each pieces the arts which make the visit enjoyable. I got to learn and understand a lot about the country and normal...More

Thank queenym
Reviewed 21 July 2017

If you want some cool pictures for Instagram, this museum is great. The collections are set up in a very interesting way with fun backgrounds and bright colors. The calavera room was well done and they had a lot of brightly colored paper mache animals...More

Thank mjfore
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I was shocked and almost passed it up. The art deco building has been beautifully modernized within, and the three floors of colorful folk art, videos, arranged regionally and by topic, partly bilingual, are impressive beyond words. I have never taken so many pics. Do...More

Thank strider4
Reviewed 10 July 2017

They have nice exhibits and a very well preserved art deco building (for architecture lovers) and also I recommend their museum store, really cool artisanal works for the home and a little of fashion.

Thank josyz
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is a relatively small museum jam-packed with cultural artifacts from many different periods and all regions of Mexico. If you want a real sense of the creativity of the Mexican people over hundreds of years, this is the place to come. Items range from...More

2  Thank Pegstra
This beautiful park was once the playground for the
wealthiest families in the colonial era, and is now
the perfect place where locals and visitors can spend
a sunny weekend afternoon to relax or shop for
souvenirs at the market. Kids can run around or grab a
bite of cotton candy while teens and adults wander
around admiring the charming gardens and the
sculptures that adorn it. Once the heat rises, it may
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Sharon C
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Response from FRANCISCO FERNA... B | Reviewed this property |
Explanations should be in both languages. If someone is missing, you can always ask for the Manager incharge to have the matter solved.