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Murales de Diego Rivera en la Secretaria de Educacion Publica

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Address: Republica de Argentina 28, Mexico City 06010, Mexico
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IMPRESSIVE , BRING AN ID , IT IS FREE

Outstanding, is free You canot take liquids like water drinks inside they have clean bathrooms Bring an I d for the whole group the walls pictures are impressive... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Outstanding, is free You canot take liquids like water drinks inside they have clean bathrooms Bring an I d for the whole group the walls pictures are impressive Frida Khalo ´s husband is the one that makes the paints

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Go out of your way to see these murals - as well as others of Diego - you won't regret your decision!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

An absolutely fascinating display of murals by Rivera, great view into the social and political climate of his era. Amazingly empty, and open on Mondays!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful murals in an historic building. Well worth the visit. It is easy to spend time getting lost in the details of the art work. Diego Rivera was a brilliant artist.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

or any other when in town. The building and Vast mural is well worth a visit even if not too interested in the modern history of Mexico. As one with a mobility problem I should advise you that their are several long stairs but take it slowly and you will be able to manage ok.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're a fan of art you know that you must view Diego Riveras murals in this government building. There is no entrance charge and the building itself with all its courtyards is splendid unto itself. Right off the Zocalo and a fine way to spend 30 or so minutes.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a bit hard to find but the murals are wonderful. They tell the history of the country. We had a guide take us there and explain them. I'm not sure I would have appreciated them so much w/o the explanations of the guide.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These murals are fantastic. They show the struggles of the working class in Mexico and all over the world against the capitalist bastards who rule our world for profit. The place is near the Zocalo but not so well known. But it's a must if you like Diego Rivera.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our 8th day in the City, we realized we had neglected this site. It turned out to be one of the most marvelous experiences in our time there. Three floors of murals, painted over five years. No one else there. We were warmly welcomed. And the building itself is worth the visit. Pop into the little museum to get... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not seeing Diego's Muriels is crazy. Wait in a long line that goes very fast. It's free. You will need a passport to get in.

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Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit the wide variety of markets and plazas where any vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.
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