Archivo es el único espacio en México dedicado a coleccionar, exponer y repensar el diseño en todas sus vertientes. Ubicado en una casa modernista construida en 1952 por Arturo Chávez Paz, Archivo alberga una colección permanente de más de 1500 objetos, así como una programación diversa de exposiciones y actividadesBefore you head to Mexico City, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Mexico City trip app, to make sure you see all that Mexico City has to offer, including Archivo.
Archivo is the only space in Mexico dedicated to collecting, exhibiting and rethinking design in its different facets. Located in a beautiful mid-century modern house built by Arturo Chávez Paz overlooking a garden originally designed by Luis Barragán, Archivo holds a permanent design study collection of over 1500 objects, as well as a rich program of exhibitions and activities.
The exposition on the second floor didn't have any background information, It felt crowded without any label. I would love an architectural description for the house. I loved the garden and the... more »
We were recommended to visit the cafe here after visiting Casa Luis Barragan. We first visited their display of mostly random items of furniture, cameras and other general items. Nothing is labeled... more »
Great place very interesting and a great place to get coffee or a snack
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