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Exconvento de San Pablo

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It a jewel in Oaxaca

If you have come to Oaxaca, this might be the place you missed, is a unique piece of architecture... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2019
DiegoGAlgara
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Oaxaca, Mexico
Not on the tourist maps, a MUST SEE

I got a quick tour of Oaxaca from a frequent visitor, and the Cultural Center of San Pablo was... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2019
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Hidalgo 907 e Independencia 904 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed April 26, 2019

If you have come to Oaxaca, this might be the place you missed, is a unique piece of architecture, normally lots of cultural events, including marvelous concerts

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DiegoGAlgara
Reviewed April 1, 2019

I got a quick tour of Oaxaca from a frequent visitor, and the Cultural Center of San Pablo was included. I probably wouldn't know about it otherwise, because it isn't on the maps! Don't miss it! Beautiful adaptive re-use and always interesting exhibits. Nice cafe...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 23, 2019

there was a very good art exhibit when we went- classic painted animals from the Angels family but with gold and silver masks that made them into much more ancient creatures. There was a class being taught in the center and the modern structure of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

it is worth to visit , the convent itself , what you can see is well presented , it is a cultural center with a lot of activities , a modern library and if you check - you will probably find during your stay a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Peter F
Reviewed February 9, 2019

We used to take break from the hustle and bustle of downtown Oaxaca de Juarez visiting this cultural center, sitting at the café or simply in the patio. This year we went with our one year old and he had a blast, the place is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

Be aware that all the signage in this museum is in Spanish. Many of the artifacts come from Monte Alban and other nearby archeological sites.The building is an incredible example of repurposing , like numerous museums in Oaxaca.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

My wife and I loved our many visits to this oasis in Oaxaca. Several times we simply wandered around admiring the care that had gone into converting these old buildings into a kind of cultural centre: other times we took in one or other of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

We enjoyed our visit to this spot. It is connected with the Textile Museum Foundation. Well worth visiting. Interesting architecture... Old/Modern juxtaposition. Enjoy.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

I was very impressed with the reconstruction of this building, particularly the library. The mosquito sculpture barely walking on water is lovely.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sandra S
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Free entrance. The space and architecture are amazing! You can enjoy quiet and peace while seeing the different rooms. Really beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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No. There is a library. There is a restaurant adjacent as well. It’s a very beautiful space.
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