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Chapel of Jimmy Ray

Casa de Las Ranas | 5km From San Miguel, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 415 155 8044
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A little ways outside of San Miguel is the Chapel of Jimmy Ray. An ecclectic collection of art... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
never2old2try
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
The Guy from Oklahoma

A creative genius inhabits this magic place. Great beauty in an esoteric setting. A must visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
magofailoni
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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We have created a 2.5 Acre Art installation.......You have to see it to appreciate it...The Gallery shows the work of Anado McLauchlin and guest artists.....The whole site is full of mosaic whimsy and delightful mirth!
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Casa de Las Ranas | 5km From San Miguel, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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+52 415 155 8044
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little ways outside of San Miguel is the Chapel of Jimmy Ray. An ecclectic collection of art housed in a fantastic collection of buildings built with bottels, mosaics, wood, stone - you name it. Several times a year they host events for various artists...More

1  Thank never2old2try
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Anadogroove, Owner at Chapel of Jimmy Ray, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your kind words!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A creative genius inhabits this magic place. Great beauty in an esoteric setting. A must visit. Superb installations, sculpture, etc., in mosaic technique used to create buildings, walls, sculpture etc., using a large variety of unusual materials. From Oklahoma, to San Francisco to India via...More

Thank magofailoni
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Anadogroove, Owner at Chapel of Jimmy Ray, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for these kind remarks!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a must go to in san miguel de allende...enchanting and quirky art being displayed everywhere and a living breathing space to wander about and take it all in..next time i go i will buy a piece art...

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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Late 60s coupled with a modern day Willy Wonka magical mystery tour. Amazing, a fabulous hour in time ... a unique opportunity to share a bit of Anado’s artistic (and original) genius. A charming immersion into the world of Anado ... such a refreshing, unfiltered...More

1  Thank CharlieinTexas
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Anadogroove, Owner at Chapel of Jimmy Ray, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Ah...thanks for this...you got what we are about!

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Reviewed April 7, 2018

Totally worth the trip. What a great place.. so creative, colorful and inspirational. thank you for sharing all that you create!

Thank Jaime J
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

Artwork from local ceramic chards and broken glass bottles unlike you will ever see anywhere else. Make an appointment for a tour you will never forget.

Thank GreenGal4
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is "outsider art" at it's best. The entire property is a feast of mosaics.. the buildings, the outbuildings and the grounds. Every inch of the property of Anado & his husband Richard is a work of art. I started out amazed and it just...More

1  Thank PatzcuaroVictoria
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Anadogroove, Owner at Chapel of Jimmy Ray, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Just Wow! Thanks so much for your generous spirit and comments!

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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

This place is ridiculously awesome! If you’re a fan of color and art then this place is calling your name! We were a little nervous because we thought we’d sent an email to schedule a visit when we hadn’t, so the evening before the only...More

Thank Nevin H
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Anadogroove, Owner at Chapel of Jimmy Ray, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2018

I know who wrote this and thank you for your kind words...we were happy to meet you both!

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

Anado, Jimmy Ray's alter ego, is one of the most delightful residents of San Miguel. We've loved his work for years. But until recently we could only find a spot to display some small tiles of his. But a couple years ago, our neighbor added...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2018

If unusual modern mixed-media ceramics and glass art is your "thing" and you find yourself in San Miguel de Allende, you really should nip out to see what is on permanent display in the Chapel of Jimmy Ray. We were fortunate to catch the three...More

Thank Michael S
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PJY5
May 15, 2018|
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Response from Anadogroove | Property representative |
Anado is the correct spelling of my name.....call when you get here
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deliciousworld
December 25, 2017|
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Response from Anadogroove | Property representative |
Call the telephone listed on the Chapel of Jimmy Ray trip advisor page...or message me Anado McLauchlin on Facebook messenger
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Kris P
October 30, 2017|
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Yes...you need to make a reservation for a tour...they begin at 11 am...you need to reserve...
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