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Address: 1630 Van Ness, Fresno, CA 93721
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+1 559-266-2623
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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A nice little museum

We enjoyed all the Mexican art when we visited. There are a few floors, with several retail spaces inside. The museums shop is on the 2nd floor. They also hold concerts in the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
trra
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Madera, California
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Madera, California
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220 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed all the Mexican art when we visited. There are a few floors, with several retail spaces inside. The museums shop is on the 2nd floor. They also hold concerts in the summer outside.

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El Dorado Hills, California
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90 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Beautiful space in a kind of rough area. The students, staff and artists at Artes Americanas obviously work very hard to offer a very special art program.

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El Cerrito, California
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46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed November 8, 2016

Friends took my husband and me to this museum’s Day of the Dead exhibit and we loved it. They had a good variety of paintings, some by local high school students, of people wearing skull-like makeup or of skulls or skeletons (calaveras) performing daily activities; some, such as one of the “Dead End Band,” showed the humor that is such... More 

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Fresno, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

my husband and i have seen some first rate shows here and always have a great time. the art work is fun to look at too. there is wine and sometimes food served. i love going here.

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Thank 92Debra
Fresno, California
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Arte America keeps upping the ante! The exhibits, artists, and music at Night's in the Plaza just keep getting better!

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Fresno, California
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46 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2015

A person can get lost in thought or mesmerized by the beauty surrounding you at Arte Americas. Significant art juxtapositioned with new and creative ethnic-based pieces. Arte is not afraid to experiment--and not afraid to stretch the imagination and boundaries for those who visit. A casual vibe, but, providing the right atmosphere for thinking, learning, conjuring, dreaming and learning. Fresno... More 

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Fresno, California
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2015

I like the different art that is displayed. The best part of the whole place is the Tiendita. This is a small store that sells all kinds of crafts from Mexico.

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Visalia, California
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341 reviews
135 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,212 helpful votes
Reviewed November 20, 2013 via mobile

I really enjoyed the visit, it's not that big but it's clean and have good art. The only thing I wish, is Fresno should really get involve more, have the 2 mayor colleges to participate for more art, I don't see why Fresno would spend more money on water parks but not art?? How? And why? I understand we live... More 

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Madera, California
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224 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2013

There is always a creative and original display. I particularly like the annual " Dia de los Muertos" in Oct/Nov.

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Fresno, Ca
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165 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed January 22, 2013

I'm a member at CMAC (Community Media Access Collaborative) and I can hear the music coming from Arte Americas when they have events there. Sounds like a lot of fun!

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