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Museum of Arts of Queretaro

Calle Ignacio Allende sur 14 | Centro Historico, Queretaro City 76000, Mexico
+52 442 212 2357
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Exconvent of San Agustin, Baroque Cloister, most important in Aamerica. Inclusive Museum with accessiblility services. Guided tours, workshops, cultural events. One of the twentieth most important museums in Mexico, it ranks 15th place from 1123 museums in the country.
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Calle Ignacio Allende sur 14 | Centro Historico, Queretaro City 76000, Mexico
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+52 442 212 2357
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"permanent collection"
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"beautiful building"
in 7 reviews
"free entry"
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"worth a visit"
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"next door"
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"courtyard"
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"augustine"
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"exhibits"
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"paintings"
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"monastery"
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"bookstore"
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"mexico"
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

It's an attractive building smackdab in the UNESCO centro, between two fantastic churches, and various gardens, really an exquisite location. But they need a rich benefactor to upgrade their permanent collection. It's worth a visit, but really hit or miss as to whether the non-permanent...More

Thank DonAlbertoDeQueretar
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

I enjoyed the collection here of both modern and classic art. The courtyard was amazing as well. I spent an hour or two looking through the collection. Very convenient in the center in the middle of everything.

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We popped here for a visit. Free entry. The building is worth a look even if you aren't bothered about the art. The japanese art made of threads was spectacular but the older paintings upstairs were not my taste. Follow the arrows around and explore....More

Thank Laura R
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

If I had paid I would have felt cheated. Interesting building but marginal art. It is worth going to take a look at the beautiful building. I imagine they change the exhibits so we may just have gotten one of the more boring ones. However,...More

Thank Electricoutlet
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

A remarkable building and courtyard with superb detail! The galleries featured a mix of art -- mostly contemporary. There is also an excellent bookstore attached.

Thank Russell R
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

My hotel was close to this museum so one day I decided to visit it. It is wonderful museum ... pity it did not have enough time to enjoy it. I recommend you to reserve min 2 hours for visit of this museum. I was...More

Thank NayiU
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This beautiful museum is housed in a former Augustine monastery which is worth the visit just to see it. We saw 2 beautiful exhibits. One presenting Famous artists of Mexico up to the last century. A beautiful collection. We also discovered a new (to us),...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

If for no other reason visit the Museum of Arts just to see in interior courtyard. Truly magnificent! It will be one of the best interiors you see in all of Mexico. We visited on a Saturday afternoon and it was FREE. If you wanted...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Worth a visit for the art and the architecture Located in the centro. Tuesday is free entry. Although the entry fee is minimal

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Reviewed 16 July 2016

Housed in the former Convent of San Agustín, this museum should be required visit when you go to Querétaro. The building alone is worth the visit; the views from all angles of the interior patio are astonishing (pay the 15 pesos fee for the use...More

Thank William G
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