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Mexic-Arte Museum

419 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-3542
+1 512-480-9373
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Great place!

Nice place. Glad they have a space dedicated to contemporary ethnic artists. That said, the... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
ArtIsLife5678
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Austin, Texas
via mobile
Small but mighty!

Great little museum with a fab gift shop. Loved the artistic diversity represented. It was easy to... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Chey C
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Mexic-Arte Museum is dedicated to cultural enrichment and education through the collection, preservation and presentation of traditional and contemporary Mexican, Latino, and Latin American art and culture.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“mexican art” (4 reviews)
“on display” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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419 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-3542
Downtown
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+1 512-480-9373
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"dia de los muertos"
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"mexican art"
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"on display"
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"themed items"
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"frida kahlo"
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"altar"
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"artwork"
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"latino"
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"hispanic"
in 4 reviews
"artists"
in 7 reviews
"media"
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"donation"
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"diversity"
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"downtown"
in 4 reviews
"devoted"
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"perspective"
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Nice place. Glad they have a space dedicated to contemporary ethnic artists. That said, the show that I saw was very derivative and one dimensional unfortunately. All cartoon rainbows and cats, perhaps better suited in a Matt Groening comic book than the walls of a...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Great little museum with a fab gift shop. Loved the artistic diversity represented. It was easy to pop in for a few minutes - great location and only $5!

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

I’m not sure if the exhibitions where as expected but there was some great photography and graphical artworks on display from Mexican artists. Well worth a visit and entry is only $5 dollars (Sunday is donations only) The staff were friendly and welcoming and the...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

This a small museum that takes only an hour to go thru. The art work is nice The staff is professional and friendly.

Thank Andrew B
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

I went during the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera photo exhibition. There are a lot of Dia de Los Muertos altars for various famous and nonfamous people. I really enjoyed walking around and getting to see all the artwork and photography. The museum is not...More

Thank Jovanna O
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Went during yearly celebration of those who have passed. Beautiful artwork, history. great, central location.

Thank H8680XJ
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

I didn't know Mexican art was so rich!! Fell in love with this museum and got to know new artists I had never heard about. I highly recommend!

Thank brazax
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I have a low expectation coming here as it's a small museum. But it has tons of interesting art which mostly modern. Everything you need to know about Latin /Mexican culture is there. There are lots of art pieces dedicated for Frida Kahlo. And the...More

Thank Rizki Dwi K
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

My family and I visited this museum and we were impressed. The pieces are amazing and the whole place it's just a treat!

Thank ricardodsanchez
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Very consistent. We cant complain. The service was also excellent and we never had to ask for anything. all were enjoyed.

Thank LarryKWhite
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