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Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporaneo

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A very good art museum and excellent restaurant.

A huge contemporary art museum with interesting architecture on the huge campus of the National... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Xenophon M
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Sculpture along the way to the museum

If you come from the Metrobús on Insurgentes, you'll crossing over past that takes you to the left... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Centro Cultural Universitario Avenida Insurgentes sur 3000, Mexico City 04530, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A huge contemporary art museum with interesting architecture on the huge campus of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). It has an excellent restaurant.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Xenophon M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you come from the Metrobús on Insurgentes, you'll crossing over past that takes you to the left. just as you come off the other end of the overpass, look to the left and you'll see this sculpture that looks like a tilted stake. It's...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank An0nyMs
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The MUAC is located in UNAM Campus. The easiest way to get there is by Metrobus CCU (Centro Cultural Universitario), linea 1 (red one.). The ride is $6 MXN, Metrobus doesn't work with tickets, so you have to buy a card or give $6 pesos...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Danicarey
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Somewhat of a trek to get this far south, but it was worth it. They had some neat exhibits, the exterior was architecturally interesting too. I was there on a Sunday, so I was not able to visit the exterior artwork in the large open...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sailsandsales
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

MUAC wasn't on my radar prior to my visit. In fact, I had not even heard of MUAC until a local friend of mine suggested it would be a nice way to spend a Sunday. I am glad to have received his recommendation, because the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KevinA206
Reviewed 24 April 2018

The price of entry was very low and it had an eclectic collection of modern art installations. The first (and I guess main) installation was huge in scope and had some really interesting ideas.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Liam S
Reviewed 4 April 2018

One of the most interesting museums of Mexico City at the National University of Mexico. It has contemporary art exhibits, some times truly excellent. The Museum is within waking distance of UNAM´s culture center with the Sala Nezahualcoyotl, the best concert hall of the city,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank valentemrs
Reviewed 7 March 2018

MUAC is located inside CU (University City), inside UNAM, Latin America's largest and most important university. The museum's architecture in itself is worth seeing, merging with the volcanic rocks that were left by an eruption of the Xitle volcano hundreds of years ago. It hosts...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank datamath
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Love to visit this impresive building which has beautiful contemperary design and the exhibits are always fresh and with actual themes and outstanding content that makes me think about my place in this world and have a reflective moment each time I visit it. The...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Roxana V
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The building is beautiful and its location in the cultural zone of the National University Campus (CU) is unique. built on the lava fields of the Xitle Volcano it is worth the trip to the south end of town. after visiting it (Normally with temporal...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank MtcSpoor
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