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The Cultural House (Casa de Cultura)

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How to put an historic old building to good use

You take a beautiful historic old building and put in some nice art and offer painting and dance... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Freedom803115
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boston,ma.
Great Architecture!

We had the privilege of visiting this sight with a local who gave us a great tour and explained to... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
CJ0912
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Plano, Texas
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This cultural center is a gathering place for artists and musicians and offers a variety of classes.
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Morelia, Mexico
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+52 443 312 0412
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

You take a beautiful historic old building and put in some nice art and offer painting and dance. One thing I always admire about Mexico is how they utilize the old buildings and make them work in a modern setting. there may not be a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Freedom803115
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We thought there might be more art here - but much appears to be used as an art school. We did like the scrap metal sculptures of Don Quixote and Pancho, and appreciate some architectural elements like the massive round windows: impressive masonry.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Richard289
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We had the privilege of visiting this sight with a local who gave us a great tour and explained to us the architecture. This is truly a must if you visit Morelia.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank CJ0912
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing place to walk and admire, next to a church and with its external small plaza where you can buy an ice cream or a snack from walk-by sellers. All the year this place offers cultural workshops for the citizens of Morelia. There are some...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank EEchauri
Reviewed 5 March 2017

One of several locations that we toured. Interesting and well preserved architectural elements and was in good location

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank tornillo2015
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is a historical building arranged as museum. It had the taste of colonial days and the awesome of modern art collections. It's always a pleasure to get in there even just for a walk.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Leticia R
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Centuries old Jesuit monastery transformed into a cultural center. Don't miss the sun dial on the outside wall: it still works!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank DocAndyHouston
Reviewed 1 June 2016

This is the place where lots of cultural activies are held and where you can take some "culture" classes like dancing, writing, painting, and others. It is a very antique place with a beatiful architecture. Its a nice place, but there's nothing like tourist information...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Leo_Arias
Reviewed 31 March 2016

I stumbled across this, and was so glad I did! I have a friend named Carmen, so I meandered over to the Virgen del Carmen church to look around and take photos. At some point I became aware that the former convent, connected to the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 21 December 2015

This is a large and superbly built building with a large courtyard facing a portico and a second floor built in pink rocks. The architecture is beautiful and well preserved. At different times there are many cultural activities, painting shows and a great selection of...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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