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Instituto Cultural Cabanas

Calle Paseo Hospicio 8 | Colonia Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
+52 33 3617 6734
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Once an orphanage, this building now serves as a gallery of the famous murals of Jose Clemente Orozco.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“orozco murals” (55 reviews)
“guided tour” (23 reviews)
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Calle Paseo Hospicio 8 | Colonia Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
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+52 33 3617 6734
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I was impress with the history and beautiful art inside this building. Our tour Guide From Andares de Mexico. Was wonderful, knowledgeable and great at explaining every single aspect of history and art. Thank you To Bryan Padilla and Ricardo Izaguirre from Andares de Mexico...More

Thank jonoeli
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This historic building in Old Town offers several murals by José Clemente Orozco who worked at the same time as Diego Rivera. It's an easy way to study his style and contribution to art. There are also rooms with temporary exhibitions, when we visited there...More

Thank Missy_Robbins
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great art, all in one place. Clearly in the presence of a master and influential artist. Open spaces, and the architecture complement the murals and enhance the ambiance. Can spend as little as an hour and as much as several hours.

Thank Carpe_Diem2Travel
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This place was amazing. The building is worth the visit alone. Then the amount of art and exhibits was great. They also had a children exhibit area, which my kids really liked. Then, the Orozco murals blew me away. Then it was all capped off...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Worth seeing for the Orozco murals. Easy to access on foot through plaza which connects to Cathedral.

Thank Gregory M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

this is a must see. Viewing the murals on the ceiling is like visiting the sistine chapel at the Vatican. The architecture of the building and the art make it a real treat to visit. Cost 70 pesos for me and 50 pesos for my...More

Thank elizromo
Reviewed 15 April 2017

In its interior there is amural of a falling man in flames by a very important local muralist. The effectr is astonishiung and full of force. One of the most important mural paintings in the country.

Thank Victor S
Reviewed 15 April 2017

...The Sistine Chapel of the Americas is in Guadalajara and I did not know anything about it until I visited it, and... Absolutely loved it! It is a Unesco World Heritage site and has many rooms in which you can see interesting exhibitions. With the...More

Thank Sere_EB
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This place is just gorgeous. It is easy to spend several hours just wondering around its ailes. And ... you can see some important works by Orozco, plus domestic and international exhibions, and buy souvenirs at a more than reasonably good price. I hope they...More

Thank Currambera50
Reviewed 11 April 2017

First, Las Cabanas is a World Heritage sight and it is enough to visit this historic architectural masterpiece. Second, what a great place to view some wonderful Orozco murals . . . these are not only famous, but tell a story. There is often an...More

Thank windsorcottage
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JoniG
What days of the week is it open?
28 February 2015|
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Response from claudio_albarran | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday thru Sunday from 10 AM to 6 PM, Central. There is a $70 MXP fee, however on Tuesdays, there is no cost. This is their official webpage: hospiciocabanas.jalisco.gob.mx
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