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Mexic-Arte Museum

419 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-3542
+1 512-480-9373
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Nice experience

I went during the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera photo exhibition. There are a lot of Dia de Los... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jovanna O
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Seoul, South Korea
Great

Went during yearly celebration of those who have passed. Beautiful artwork, history. great, central... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
H8680XJ
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Mexic-Arte Museum is dedicated to cultural enrichment and education through the collection, preservation and presentation of traditional and contemporary Mexican, Latino, and Latin American art and culture.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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419 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-3542
Downtown
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+1 512-480-9373
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"dia de los muertos"
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"on display"
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"nice gift shop"
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"mexican culture"
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"modest admission"
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"themed items"
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"frida kahlo"
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"congress street"
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"altar"
in 4 reviews
"hispanic"
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"paintings"
in 4 reviews
"installations"
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"downtown"
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"devoted"
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"donation"
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"perspective"
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"life"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went during the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera photo exhibition. There are a lot of Dia de Los Muertos altars for various famous and nonfamous people. I really enjoyed walking around and getting to see all the artwork and photography. The museum is not...More

Thank Jovanna O
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went during yearly celebration of those who have passed. Beautiful artwork, history. great, central location.

Thank H8680XJ
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

I didn't know Mexican art was so rich!! Fell in love with this museum and got to know new artists I had never heard about. I highly recommend!

Thank brazax
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I have a low expectation coming here as it's a small museum. But it has tons of interesting art which mostly modern. Everything you need to know about Latin /Mexican culture is there. There are lots of art pieces dedicated for Frida Kahlo. And the...More

Thank Rizki Dwi K
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

My family and I visited this museum and we were impressed. The pieces are amazing and the whole place it's just a treat!

Thank ricardodsanchez
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Very consistent. We cant complain. The service was also excellent and we never had to ask for anything. all were enjoyed.

Thank LarryKWhite
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is a one-of-a-kind museum. We visited it in mid October for its Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) exhibit. The community altars on display were enlightening about the people they honored and a feast for the eyes.

Thank Nancy H
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Unfortunately they were installing a new exhibit when we visited, so we could see the museum. We did go into the store and they had lot of great items. gifts for yourself or others. fun and whimsical items as well as more useful things like...More

Thank Alex T
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The Museum is dedicated to cultural enrichment and education through the use of their collection of contemporary Mexican Latino, and Latin American Art.

Thank DB2499
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

I do like the simple and modern aspect of this museum. It offers sometimes a unique viewpoint, yet giving your mind motivation for great imagination. Plus, the activities they offer for kids is quite pleasant and where it is low key and relaxed (very informal)....More

Thank Xochtil69
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