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Bellas Artes

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 415 152 0289
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A must see for any artist!

I thought the history of the building and the building itself were beautiful. I thought the murals... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
San Antonio, Texas
I love San Miguel!

I want to live there!! If you love colour, culture, history and art up in the mountainous areas in... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Mary E
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This school offers classes in the arts, music and language in a picturesque setting.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“art school” (7 reviews)
“art exhibits” (5 reviews)
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 415 152 0289
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought the history of the building and the building itself were beautiful. I thought the murals painted on the walls were exceptional!

Thank elizabethanndarilek
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I want to live there!! If you love colour, culture, history and art up in the mountainous areas in old Mexico, u will love it too.

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Not only do they have superb art exhibitions in three different spaces but also have gratis concerts in their beautiful green patio spaces, and free art movies on Tuesday afternoons. Off the patio is a large space dedicated to Literary afternoon and evenings with meetings...More

Thank magofailoni
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The Bellas Artes is a beautiful treasure in San Miguel. It is free to enter and explore and offers many beautiful art exhibitions and music offerings. I attended a free concert mid-day and enjoyed a world class singer Iraida Noriega and pianist Doug Robinson in...More

Thank traveljoy444
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A beautiful interior courtyard with archways which lead to many smaller galleries. I was fortunate to see an exhibit of black and white photography by Keith Dannemiller from Mexico City whose work I had admired and seen on the internet. It was striking, gorgeous and...More

Thank Elena_WanderingMuse
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I'm surprised San Miguel has let this place go into decline, because it has so much promise and potential, and does offer some nice cultural activities from time to time. But needs renovation big time.

Thank GypsyGitanoAtHeart
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The Bellas Artes used to be an old convent but was converted to an arts centre many years ago. Classes are held throughout the building, primarily art, sculpture and design. The lovely courtyard has comfortable seating in the midst of flowering fruit trees. Once a...More

Thank myraevans1942
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous and amazing. This building oozes history, you can almost hear snatches of conversations from hundreds of years before. Built by a young girl (14) whose parents died, leaving her one of the largest fortunes in Mexico. Instead of being pressured into marriage, she followed...More

Thank SeekLearnShare
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This was my favorite building in all of San Miguel de Allende. You walk through an arched entry into this large courtyard with colonnades on all sides and, in the center, is a landscaped sculpture garden. Off the colonnades are the galleries and studios of...More

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Beautifully restored this building serves many purposes today. Art gallery, bookstore and auditorium surround a lovely garden.

Thank redboire
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