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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)
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“art exhibits” (12 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 18 January 2015

Great historical place, get the guided tour for a complete expense. Some evenigs you can enjoy free live entertainment

Thank Lvaldivias
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Beautful historic building Art exhibitions galore....One of Unescos world Heritage sights. Also houses one Jose Clemente Orozcos murals in the chapel at the entrance to the building.

Thank flyer1223
Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

This museum was amazing! We went there on a Tuesday and admission was free. I'm not sure if it's free every Tuesday or if it was a one-time offer. I encourage anyone who visits to really take there time to explore the architecture and the...More

Thank FlyAaron
Reviewed 9 January 2015

This museum was definitely one of the high points of our few days in Guadalajara. Beautiful building and interesting and moving art. More expansive than I expected. The portion with the murals was amazing. Go if you appreciate art.

Thank Luandy29
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We expected the murals and building to be great, which they were, but there was a large, multi-disciplinary art exhibit on view as well, and it was the best temporary show we saw on our visit to Mexico. There is a lovely permanent collection exhibit...More

Thank tomjacobson
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Built in the early 1800's as an orphanage for 400+ children, the sheer size will amaze you. The architecture is amazing and the guide will explain all the intricate paintings on the ceilings. Don't try to do it alone...unless you are an art historian you'll...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

When visiting a big city, you always need to find someplace calming and tranquil. This is it, in Guadalajara! The building alone is great, but the main reason to go is to see the Orozco murals. There are over 50, and they are amazing!

Thank BaldAndHappy
Reviewed 24 December 2014

The interrir architechture is nice and one can imagine how it might have been used in the past. Now it is basically an art gallery and event venue.

Thank TeacherNia
Reviewed 12 December 2014

The museum is mainly made up of murals very impressive. Must get a guide they explain small nuances that can be missed. The hospice was had diferent uses in the past ig was used as a home/school for chidren. Worth the 30 pesos for the...More

Thank Dianaazp
Reviewed 9 December 2014

The architecture of the buildings is splendid. There are also spectacular murals in the center which provide historical insight. The location is great and the dimensions of the building are impressive.

Thank Louis D
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JoniG
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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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