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National Museum of Art

Calle Tacuba 8 | Centro Historico, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
+52 55 5130 3400
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This museum has a huge collection of artwork ranging from ancient times to the present.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Calle Tacuba 8 | Centro Historico, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
Centro Historico
+52 55 5130 3400
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every floor in this museum seems to be amazing! There's a lot of history packed and displayed well in this building.

2  Thank Nas S
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We visited the National Art Museum on a Sunday at noon. Nearly all museums offer free admission on Sundays. We anticipated crowds, but this Museum was not crowded. Upon arrival, be prepared to check larger bags and backpacks at the complimentary bag check station. Also,...More

1  Thank utfiero
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This experience was just okay for me. The building is beautiful and it houses some impressive pieces. However, I didn't see any works from many of Mexico's more famous artists. It's definitely worth the money, but if you only have time for one art museum...More

1  Thank YetiStuff
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Top floor very heavy with dark religious works of art but lower floor contains some great art focusing on scenes of everyday Mexico and the geography of the country. Really interesting and informative and well worth visiting. The museum is very central and architecturally outstanding

Thank paulpnd
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The entrance is so so cheap really but the experience to be inside the building is so massively precious. I am enjoy being inside the building as much as the exhibition. It seems like I am embraced by its grandeur. It is very low key...More

Thank queenym
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

You have these people sitting out on the street selling something... too many museums to go inside and see did not go in coz had lot of other things to do but it is a beautiful place outside photogenic and one must at least click...More

Thank pammuc
Reviewed 12 August 2017

worth a visit albeit a bit spacedout and some partsclosed off but quite a lot of differing paintings

Thank cafedart
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Wonderful museum in the heart of the Centro Historico. One of its major features is a stunning staircase. Start from the top with its dark paneled rooms giving it a distinct historic feel and make yourway tothe lower floors to the more recent modernist art.

Thank holger b
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Please do give budget to this museum!!! Amazing architectural corners are falling dirty!! And so many more mexican art proposals are missing from it!! Is just sad. If you are a tourist step inside and see the beautiful building and some of the art of...More

Thank Alex1416
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I have never been to Europe to see the art museums there but I would be willing to be this would impress any die hard art lover. At 60 pesos it is a world class gem.

1  Thank Sapian
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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9 July 2017|
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Response from PSztain | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say I did not see any of her paintings while at the Art Museums in Mexico City, DF. This painter seems to have exhibits in different parts of the world and her paintings can be bought at art sales.