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Address: Calle Paseo Hospicio 8 | Colonia Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
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+52 33 3617 6734
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 18:00
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Once an orphanage, this building now serves as a gallery of the famous...

Once an orphanage, this building now serves as a gallery of the famous murals of Jose Clemente Orozco.

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Stunning Orozco

Go on a Tuesday for free entrance. The Orozco murals are the one must-see in Guadalajara. The building complex itself is beautiful. Changing exhibits of contemporary art in the... read more

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Go on a Tuesday for free entrance. The Orozco murals are the one must-see in Guadalajara. The building complex itself is beautiful. Changing exhibits of contemporary art in the rest of the building, including some interesting sculpture on our visit. Located about a ten minute walk from the Cathedral and Degollado theater end of the pedestrian mall.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been there twice,, the second visit was more incredible.. so wonderful and powerful place to visit,,the guide was so great..he knew everything about the Orozco and Diego Rivera murals..a real History teller

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great architectural and historical building. Highly recommend to spend an hour or so. Small entrance fee.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the one place in Guadalajara that I always bring visitors! The Orozco murals are amazing! There are English speaking guides for the murals, which I highly recommend. There are also other rotating exhibits in the museum. Tuesday is a free day.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without a doubt this museum or center should be on everyone's "must see" list. The German temporary exhibit was outstanding, the Orozco murals were breathtaking, as were the other paintings and art pieces.The architecture itself is well worth the price of tickets. We'll definitely return soon.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I learned a lot about Jose Clemente Orozco. His art is amazing. Definitely recommend to take a guided tour. Our bilingual tour guide was very knowledgeable and went the extra mile to make this experience a very educational and fun for us. He was very appreciative of the tip we gave him. It's easy to see that they are passionate... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must when you visit Guadalajara, apart from being a UNESCO world heritage site, has a collection of murals of José Clemente Orozco, guided visit recommended to truly appreciate the richness of the site in all aspects

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful building with an interesting history. Good exhibits. Possible to get a tour. If you are in the center of the city, it is a must see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The former Hospicio Cabañas is a human world heritage site. There you can admire many frescoes from José Clemente Orozco, along with the magnificent architecture of the Hospicio, as well as temporary exhibitions from world artists. No wonder it's called by many people "the Sistine Chapel of America".

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's amazing. You won't regret. Take a tour with the personal of the museum to hear the story of the place. You have to pay a ticket to enter, but the tour is free.

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