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Museo de Arte Popular

Calle Revillagigedo 11 | esquina Independencia, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
+52 55 5510 2201
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Desde su apertura al público, en marzo de 2006, el MAP se ha propuesto ser un referente indiscutible del arte popular mexicano, impulsándolo a través de sus exposiciones permanente, temporales e itinerantes; así como talleres para niños, artesanos y...more
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Calle Revillagigedo 11 | esquina Independencia, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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+52 55 5510 2201
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"folk art"
in 79 reviews
"gift shop"
in 45 reviews
"mexican artisans"
in 9 reviews
"fun museum"
in 6 reviews
"paper mache"
in 6 reviews
"favorite museum"
in 12 reviews
"three floors"
in 13 reviews
"love this museum"
in 9 reviews
"art deco building"
in 7 reviews
"on display"
in 18 reviews
"beautiful pieces"
in 5 reviews
"excellent collection"
in 6 reviews
"small museum"
in 9 reviews
"alameda park"
in 8 reviews
"for sale"
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"visited this museum"
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"few blocks"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This museum was totally brilliant, so colourful, varied and interesting. It showed the breadth of arts and craftsman Mexico. We were blown away by this museum.

Thank carolmoody06
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my favorite museums in the city. The collection is the best of the best of Mexico's folk art from all over the country. In the courtyard, the vehicles from Mexico City's alebrije parade were on exhibit. Amazing! The room of Day of the...More

Thank magicas
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such a fun museum—an amazing collection of folk art that shows a wide breadth of Mexican culture and history. It's free on Sunday!

Thank k2app
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great examples of traditional arts and crafts from across the whole of Mexico. The gallery is spread over four floors with wonderfully displayed art from each state in Mexico. There is a lot to see from the famous day of the dead figures to traditional...More

Thank levi b
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Should you find yourself in Mexico City with limited time, the Museo de Arte Popular is the place to go! If you are bored in this museum, you've got a problem. The current installation is Hoichal art, incredibly intricate, whimsical, scary and soulful. Tiny beads...More

Thank happytobehere73
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

A colorful museum with nice interesting crafts. Not overwhelming like some of the other major museums and could be fun for kids.

Thank chandeb
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Wonderful textile show now showing. This is one of my favorite meusems in Mexico City! Not to be missed! You need about 2hours. Don’t miss the gift shop!

Thank vlynnp
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

If you don't have the chance to travel around the country but want to see their best crafts, this is the place to go! They have assembled in one building the best representations. The store is also a great place to buy gifts for friends...More

Thank tomassodirobi
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This museum will put a smile on your face and lighten your mood. Colorful and whimsical fun on three floors. So much creatively.

Thank 3Mokimon
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This was one of my favorite museums in CDMX. I loved everything on display. The courtyard is filled with magic! The museum store has lovely items but their prices are outrageous. I bought a painted gourd only a few blocks away at the handicrafts market...More

Thank balkanmomma
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This beautiful park was once the playground for the
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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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Ally F
11 May 2018|
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Response from Skimeup | Reviewed this property |
All museums have rules about checking backpacks and all have coat checks. I have left luggage in various coat checks without a problem. But you could ask the concierge where you are staying to call the museum to be sure.
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Sonia M
4 February 2018|
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Response from Tim K | Reviewed this property |
Revillagigedo 11, Centro, 06050 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico
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Sharon C
29 March 2017|
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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.
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