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Palacio de Bellas Artes

Address: Avenida Juarez y Eje Central s/n | Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06050, Mexico
Phone Number: 51 30 09 00 ext. 2528
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Ranked #4 of 390 things to do in Mexico City
Type: Art museums, Museums
Activities: Arts and crafts
Owner description: This historic white marble building serves as both the city's top...
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Type: Art museums, Museums
Activities: Arts and crafts
Owner description: This historic white marble building serves as both the city's top performance hall and an art museum.
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64 reviews 64 reviews
38 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

In my opinion One of the nicest Buildings in the City. Its worth watching at different times of the day, looks Good at Day and at night. The view from the Torre latinoamerica in the Building is also great !

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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

This gorgeous building is even more spectacular on the inside. While the murals are the main attraction (aside from opera, of course), Art Deco lovers will want to spend hours poring over the beautiful architectural details of this landmark. Afterward, stroll through the lush park next door -- a true urban oasis.

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Vancouver, Canada
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

Architecturally, this building exhibits multiple personality syndrome. The exterior neo-Classical shell was built first (naturally) and to me is super boring. But go inside and you will, in my opinion, see the most consistently art deco interior for a large building that there is anywhere in the world; it is fully deco AND stylistically consistent. Important murals also!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

A beautiful performance that lasted about 1.5 hours. The dancers are clearly at the top of their game, and each dance told a story. There is also some fun moments that would be good for kids aged 8 to 16, which I enjoyed too.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

Most exciting two hours with the perfect, colorful and skilled dancers accompanied by local rhytms' musicians. You can buy your ticket at the boots within the place preferably in the morning. It is also recommended to buy the show's DVD sold during the interval.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

A must see for architecture buffs Murals within are amazing and if you can see the Tiffany curtain you are in luck Good bookstore. Ballet folklorico

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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

We bought tickets for Amalia Hernandez Ballet, and enjoyed every second of it. No doubt my country has some of the best "history" in the world, and this dances were absolutely amazing, costumes the best!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

Great collection, works of art and of mexican history. Worth a visit with a little spare time to appreciate all the work.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

I didnt get to go inside :( but had a peak in and it looked gorgeous! The facade is just beautiful and I couldnt stop taking photos... it really is one of the most beautiful buildings I saw in my 20 days in Mexico so I really wouldnt miss seeing this The best place to view this building (and others)... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

You will find interesting famous big picture of Diego Riviera:Man, Controller of the Universe and other nice pictures. Close to the building you have nice park to walk.

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