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Pedro Coronel Museum (Museo de Pedro Coronel)

Opens in 27 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Zacatecas top 5 visits places

A museum of modern art in the heart of historic distric Zacatecas . A lot of art, paintings and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gerardo G
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Another artist with great taste!

This museum contains the art collected by one of the Corunel brothers. He had a great eye for art... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
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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.
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Plaza de Santo Domingo, Zacatecas 98000, Mexico
+52 492 922 8021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A museum of modern art in the heart of historic distric Zacatecas . A lot of art, paintings and sculptures of good quality and authors . A beautiful restored building in what used to be a prision. You would be surprise to find this modern...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

This museum contains the art collected by one of the Corunel brothers. He had a great eye for art, and the collection shows it. I was astounded that such a small place contained so many world quality museums, and cannot wait to revisit it.

Thank califcasl
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Based on the reasonable cost, no art museum can touch this one for value. There is 3rd century BC art from the Middle East and India, there are Picasso, Goyas (many drawings), Miro, Ernst. Asian art, Mexican art. Paintings sculptures. All beautifully presented. First class...More

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Reviewed July 21, 2018

I enjoyed the building most and the individual smaller exhibits like the one on Africa and the comparison of art from different countries to the Mexican art.

Thank elyem
Reviewed May 20, 2018

EXCELLENT EXCELLENT! thoroughly enjoyed. (Don't miss another treasure; brother Rafael Coronel mask museum as well)

Thank bopbop7
Reviewed May 10, 2018

This museum,which carries the name of a celebrated Mexican painter, is situated in an old convent Colegio de la Purísima Concepción in 17th century. It has a chequered history as it was given to Dominican friars after expulsion of jesuits in 18th century, then abandoned...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Zacatecas has many beautiful museums and this is a must see! It’s right next to Santo Domingo so it’s an easy stop as your checking out the museum!

Thank Megan W
Reviewed May 14, 2017

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

Thank Beverly B
Reviewed April 13, 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 April 8, 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
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