We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pedro Coronel Museum (Museo de Pedro Coronel)

Plaza de Santo Domingo, Zacatecas, Mexico
Save
Review Highlights
Wonderful collection of paintings

We really enjoyed the paintings here. There are many rooms, with Picasso, Goya, Dali, and Miro... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Beverly B
,
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Very nice collection of art

Beautiful building in excellent conditions, easy to walk through all displays of different pieces... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
alfonsobacevedo
,
Howell, Michigan
Read all 191 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
This museum holds Coronel's diverse collection of art, which he denoted shortly before his death, and also is home to a 25,000-volume Mexican history library.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
LOCATION
Plaza de Santo Domingo, Zacatecas, Mexico
Write a Review
Reviews (191)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 14 May 2017

We really enjoyed the paintings here. There are many rooms, with Picasso, Goya, Dali, and Miro represented through lithographs.

Thank Beverly B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Beautiful building in excellent conditions, easy to walk through all displays of different pieces of art from the private collection of Pedro Coronel, recognized artist from Zacatecas. Abstract work.

Thank alfonsobacevedo
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Beautiful modern art works. Gallery is in a building that has a rich history. We were there 2 hours and could have spent more time if our schedule would have permitted. A Mexican treasure!

Thank jgbalderas
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Must place to visit when in Zacatecas. Contains the private collection of masks and other objects of Rafael Coronel. The building is an ancient convent, which by itself is wonderful

Thank Emmamty
Reviewed 26 March 2017

On my trip to Zacatecas I was not expecting to find this incredible museum, the Coronel brothers knew how it's done. Their collection is beautiful and the buildings are incredibly well preserved. Take a complete day for these gems because they're enormous, and trust me,...More

Thank Adriana T
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This museum had some nice prints and was a beautiful space, but the collection of books was not my thing and so it only rates a three for me. The Arte Abstracto museum was a lot better in both its collection and its architecture.

Thank Martha P
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This museum is located next to the Church of Santo Domingo just a few blocks walking distance from the Zacatecas Cathedral in el Centro. The building is a former monastery and upon entry, visitors find themselves inside the library where 25,000 antique books are displayed...More

Thank Queen J
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent museum with a surprising collection of 20th century art, which consists of Pedro Coronel's work as well as his private collection, with lesser known works from Miró, Chagall, Picasso, Dalí, and many others.

Thank Bernardogn
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The location is nice and the building is beautifully renovated, but we found the majority of the collection to be average. I would not rate it as one of the top attractions in the city

Thank 70ava
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is one of the best small museums. It showcases the work of Pedro Coronel, a well known Mexican artist. He was friends with and collected a wide array of "modern" artists, from Kandinsky to Picasso, as well as many lesser known Latino artists. Not...More

Thank BBLikesToExplore
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Acropolis Cafe Restaurante
469 reviews
.14 km away
Cantina Las Quince Letras
163 reviews
.20 km away
Starbucks
59 reviews
.13 km away
Gorditas Dona Julia
402 reviews
.16 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museo de Guadalupe
91 reviews
.40 km away
Mina El Eden
1,166 reviews
.64 km away
Cathedral
495 reviews
.13 km away
Rafael Coronel Museum (Museo Rafael Coronel)
432 reviews
.77 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
carlosteichert
22 September 2016|
Answer
Response from Alex A | Reviewed this property |
Try Wilipedia and references therein.
0
Votes