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Museo del Pueblo de Guanajuato

Calle Positos 7, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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For 25 pesos, it's probably worth the 10-15 minutes you will spend inside. There is a collection of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hermosillo, Mexico
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This place was very interesting with many items on display about the history of the region.Many... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Frank F
Cozumel, Mexico
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  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
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“modern art” (4 reviews)
“on display” (4 reviews)
“nice building” (2 reviews)
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Calle Positos 7, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For 25 pesos, it's probably worth the 10-15 minutes you will spend inside. There is a collection of miniatures, as well as a lot of information and related to important people of Guanajuato's history. To appreciate the descriptions, you will need to be able to...More

Thank nomos
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This place was very interesting with many items on display about the history of the region.Many paitings and artifacts very well preserved.

Thank Frank F
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Good museum if you are interested in modern art from the region. The building is attractive and there is a small baroque chapel.

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Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is a nice combination of an old church and a modern artist. You will see his works as well as religious and cultural paintings from 19 and 20 century. The 'chapel' has a good, big mural, seats, quiet. There is even free banos! But...More

Thank cpnegrad
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We were thoroughly impressed by the diversity of artwork on display from 3 contemporary Mexican artists from Oaxaca. Well worth the time.

Thank 2cantravelbugs
Reviewed 14 October 2016

IIt is an art museum, where expositions of many painters from latin america are on display . Galleries cover hundreds of years of old local and latin portraits, to religious art. For any tourist it can be highly interesting.

2  Thank Patricio B
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Small museum but has some fantastic collections of art. Both the temporary and permanent exhibitions are worth seeing. It's easy to miss the location of this museum- as you're looking up at that big blue monastery/church from the alley-like street, it is the building to...More

Thank Exploring_this_world
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The Museo del Pueblo is well situated near the main University building in central Guanajuato. Located in a colonial residence, the exhibits are spread over 3 floors. They have many temporary exhibits, and I highly recommend the Korean exhibit they have going on right now,...More

Thank johntpt
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

This is a very centrally located museum consisting of a series of galleries nicely displayed in a former hacienda. By far and away my favorite temporary exhibit is the work of Andres Alarcon. This young artist from Colombia has tremendous talent and his works picturing...More

Thank packedandready2go
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

The Museum of the People of Guanajuato exhibits and important permanent collection with representative Mexican art from 17th-19th centuries. It features works of Hermenegildo Bustos, a remarkable portrait painter for the precision in his drawings.

2  Thank Russ L
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