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Museo Mural Diego Rivera

Colon 7 | at Calle Balderas, Mexico City, Mexico
+52 55 5510 2329
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You have to love the murals to go

I kow--- Diego Rivera. He pays a complicated role in Mexican culture. I just wasn't all that... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
D. Nathan M
THE MURAL

I went to see the #MURAL and there was also a special exhibit of Gerado Cantu'. Well worth the... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
tquitman2017
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Mexican artist Diego Rivera's most famous mural, "Dream of a Sunday afternoon in the Alameda", is housed in this museum.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“alameda park” (20 reviews)
“diego rivera” (51 reviews)
“small museum” (18 reviews)
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Colon 7 | at Calle Balderas, Mexico City, Mexico
Alameda
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

I kow--- Diego Rivera. He pays a complicated role in Mexican culture. I just wasn't all that impressed by the Museum.

Thank D. Nathan M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I went to see the #MURAL and there was also a special exhibit of Gerado Cantu'. Well worth the admission.

Thank tquitman2017
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This is an easy in easy out introduction to Diego River's murals. We were lucky to be there on a Sunday when the small entry fee is waved. There is display space for other temporary art, but the mural is the big deal. Well worth...More

Thank 52,761
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I was not aware of Diego Rivera paintings. I stood still for more than half an hour to watch one the great murals there..

Thank Alexios V
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Only the Diego artwork was visible when I went, everything else was under renovations... not really worth it just to see 1 painting

Thank Denille G
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Diego Rivera painted many murals. He was a student of Mexican history and an ardent communist. These facets of his personality colored his work. He was also loyal to his friends and their faces appeared in many of his paintings. These murals start with the...More

Thank dennis d
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

The focal point of the museum is a Rivera mural, illustrating the history of modern Mexico. However for me the highlight was a temporary exhibition of a modern Mexican artist ( sorry I forgot his name) that was wonderful and a real surprise. Rush to...More

Thank andrew-jerusalem
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic mural that was moved after a fire in its original location. At least that's what I recall hearing. Also an excellent exhibition of the artist Gerard Cantu which was well worth taking the time to see. This is an excellent small museum. And for...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 21 March 2017

There is only one large, yet famous fresca here. There are rotating exhibits of art which were nice to see. The museum is quite small more or less 2 floors. It is nominal fee for entry and if you're in the area it's worth a...More

Thank luomoinnero
Reviewed 10 March 2017

If you ever felt bored in an art museum, this collection of oversized historic-events in brilliant color and fueled by a scintillating imagination will cause you to get over it if your eyes are still working. Stop and stare. That's all it takes, and your...More

Thank Barbshawtravels
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Alameda
This beautiful park was once the playground for the
wealthiest families in the colonial era, and is now
the perfect place where locals and visitors can spend
a sunny weekend afternoon to relax or shop for
souvenirs at the market. Kids can run around or grab a
bite of cotton candy while teens and adults wander
around admiring the charming gardens and the
sculptures that adorn it. Once the heat rises, it may
...More
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