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Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Puerto Rico

Av. Ponce de Leon | corner of Av. R. H. Todd, San Juan, Puerto Rico
787 977 4030
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Ranked #44 of 95 Attractions in San Juan
Type: Art Museums, Museums
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West Jordan, Utah, United States
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76 reviews 76 reviews
49 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We enjoyed the Puerto Rico Museum of Art a lot more than this one. Maybe I'm just not that into Contemporary Art, but it all was a little weird for my girls (7 & 10)and I. They just ask that you make a donation to get in, not mandatory.

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Longmont, Colorado
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

I enjoyed this museum, though not as much as some of the other art museums in San Juan. It's a bit off the beaten path, in a non-touristy neighborhood in Santurce. Some really nice abstracts, experimental paintings. There was a Paisaje de Puerto Rico exhibit with some interesting landscapes when I was there. Call me an art critic, but a... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

We enjoyed our visit to this exquisite museum. The variety of local and international artists is worth the trip. May of the artists exhibited during our visit are well known in the international arena. The works of art where interesting, modern, and edgy. I love the gift shop and the diversity of books and multimedia offered there. The museum is... More 

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chesapeake
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72 reviews 72 reviews
6 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

It did not work for us. Walking up, the security guard gruffly told us to use the steps and not the wide ramp. Then, at the reception desk, the entry fee is by donation. I inserted our money into the marked slot only to be quickly chastened that the donations must be given at the NEXT desk. Humbled, we trod... More 

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Road Town, Tortola
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111 reviews 111 reviews
52 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

This Museum is located in Santurce, with ample parking facilities, very close to Condado Area. The day we visited, the Symphonic Orchestra, was practicing in the atrium. This they do on specific days of the week and you pay a nomianl fee to listen to the rehearsal. It was magical! There is a small gift shop where you can find... More 

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Ocean Grove, New Jersey
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

from contemporary pR artist to worldwide; Basquiet anyone; he was Puerto Rican an Haitian; enjoyed this a few years back;

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Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

A wonderful museum. Gallery guide Dean was a wonderful help, explaining the purpose of the installations, sharing history, cultural insights. Thank you!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Complete collection of the local artists, a real feel to all the art influences in the island. Highly recommended if you like the arts.

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Bayamon, Puerto Rico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

It is very beautiful complete museum and completely free. I went as a couple and I think it is great for a first date ;)

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York SC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

We showed up right at opening (11:00 I think). The staff was helpful and pleasant. The art was extremely and personally touching to me as it focused on gun violence. The artiest expression on gun violence in so many different mediums was impressive, well done and spoke multitudes on the cost. As a person that loves shooting (me), I could... More 

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