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Diego Rivera Museum and Home (Museo Casa Diego Rivera)

Positos No 47 | Martes- Sab 10-18:30, Dom 10-14:30, Lunes Cerrado, Guanajuato, Mexico
+52 473 732 1197
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The birthplace of Mexico's most famous painter has been preserved as a museum featuring some of his original works and a collection of artifacts from his house.
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  • Average14%
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“childhood home” (24 reviews)
“his life” (22 reviews)
“early works” (14 reviews)
Positos No 47 | Martes- Sab 10-18:30, Dom 10-14:30, Lunes Cerrado, Guanajuato, Mexico
+52 473 732 1197
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

In this house, Diego Rivera lived the first years of his life and has a limited but interesting exhibition of the work of the great Mexican painter. Some temporary exhibition rooms in a 3 story house. It's actually much better the House of Frida, but...More

Thank Jaime G
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Few people realise that Diego Rivera was actually born in the city of Guanajuato, from a well - to - do family (his father was a Doctor). He left the city at a young age to attend art school in Mexico City and never really...More

Thank XS2go
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Rivera lived only 6 years in this house, but the curators do a good job of recreating the context of his early life. They also include a variety of his art work to show how he passed through various disciplines and styles. Seeing his work...More

Thank londoner_in_yucatan
Reviewed 24 March 2016

There are some beautiful artworks in this museum and it is very well presented and layer out. A must visit while in Guanajuato.

Thank Wardiew
Reviewed 20 March 2016

I really enjoyed visiting this museum! The Diego Rivera was acceptable, but I really loved some of the other featured artists. O ne in particular Daryn Williams (I hope that is correct). Also some of the historical information is in English, too.

Thank Cynhoff
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Enjoyed the tour of the home as well as the art work displayed. There were other artists' works displayed as well,

Thank d7bythesea
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

This is the place where Diego Rivera and his twin brother were born (I had no idea that his brother, who died at s young age, was his twin. So, the place is very interesting. It contains some of his of art, since his beginnings....More

1  Thank mfloresv
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Interesting museum to see the artist's formative years and how his work evolved during his life. Although he only spent 6 years of his childhood here, there's a considerable amount of his artwork on display.

Thank slowtrav
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Always essential to understanding the social background of a region are its museums. This city is no exception. This museo is well worth your time.

Thank HarryNJohnon
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Obviously, this museum will give you a great deal of information on DG. Plenty of his work to admire here. The bonus is that the museum ALSO has temporary exhibitions by other, contemporary artists. In February, there is an exhibition on SW African indigenous people,...More

Thank Professional-Pilgrim
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