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Instituto Allende

Ancha de San Antonio, 22 | San Miguel de Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 415 103 3109
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One of the nicest spots in SMA - but go to the right side!

Sure - it's basically a school - but it's so much more. It's an art display. It's a greenspace... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
An important cultural place

If yo u visit San migue and you cherish ARt, you must visit this place. It has always different... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mexico City, Mexico
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This famous school offers arts, writing and language classes.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Ancha de San Antonio, 22 | San Miguel de Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 415 103 3109
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Sure - it's basically a school - but it's so much more. It's an art display. It's a greenspace. It's a haven from the hustle and bustle. You really must visit here. Peek in on some of the classes or better yet take one. Be...More

1  Thank MarkfromtheIsland
Reviewed 5 days ago

If yo u visit San migue and you cherish ARt, you must visit this place. It has always different exhibitions of actual artist of different disciplines but always interesting. Besides, the old building deserves to be visited, it has a big central garden surrounded by...More

Thank Noeemy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The property obviously has some history, but without any reference guide or markers while on location, it may be a little difficult to figure out as an English speaking visitor. I love architecture and art, so it was a pleasant pitstop while walking on this...More

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Beautiful colonial building with great city views. Small cafe inside and art gallery. It has the biggest wooden front door in Mexico (we were told!)

Thank Leon A
Reviewed 17 November 2017

For your to-do list in SMA - put near the top: "Attend an evening musical performance for dinner at Bistro Mi Casa" This is a gorgeous intimate setting with a very very high ceiling which seems to be the perfect acoustical environment for the magical...More

3  Thank Family_o_fun
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We've taken Spanish course and I think that my husband took an art course here. The building is rather drab, and our course was interesting but not inspiring.

Thank Mary Ann C
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Came here for lunch on a Friday and watched the courtyard being decorated for a wedding reception that evening. Main attraction is a huge, lovely mural directly across the courtyard from the main entrance. There is a tiny art gallery open to the public off...More

Thank Helen711
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I met one of the ceramics teachers, Marina Valadez, at an open air art market, loved one of her pieces, decided to buy it, and learned she teaches at the Institute where the aim "is to continue bringing art workshops to low income children in...More

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Worth walking to the Instituto Allende to explore the different spaces. Another gem behind doors in the magical SMA!

1  Thank Bretekiel
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We attended a dinner at concert at the Instituto and it was the highlight of our trip! The music was outstanding and the ambience and view were off the charts!

1  Thank ellencweinstein
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27 March 2015|
Response from marcramonhernandez |
Hi! You can send us an email to recruitment@instituto-allende.edu.mx and we will get back to you with information about the suitable courses. You can indeed take courses for two weeks. Looking forward to your email. Best... More
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