Museum of Modern Art (Museo de Arte Moderno), Mexico City

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Visit Museum of Modern Art (Museo de Arte Moderno) to witness impressive artworks by world famous artists, such as Frida Kahlo. Opened in 1964, the museum contains roughly 3,000 paintings, sculptures, photographs, and drawings. For its time, the museum stands out as an architectural masterpiece. The building's architects created a sense of fluidity between the interior and exterior by liberally using striking materials, such as glass, white marble, raw flint, aluminum, and fiberglass in its construction. Use our Mexico City trip builder website to add Museum of Modern Art (Museo de Arte Moderno) and other attractions to your Mexico City vacation plans.
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  • The museum have the main mexican modern art work. The staff is very Nice and gentle. The garden with the sculpture are amazing. You can have a picnic there! Is better going in the afternoon less crowd...  more »
  • It is a museum in which you can start blowing up the imagination that each human being has, since it has different rooms and exhibitions for different ages. The activities that are carried out within this site are reasoning, logic, imagination and above all fun. For all students and/or teachers presenting their school credential, admission is free and if not obtained, it has prices very accessible to the public; Around the area we can find a wide variety of tourist attractions.
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  • Small but great pieces and well designed spaces for viewing. I would have loved to have seen more protest/political art since there is so much that is told mostly in art due to problems in journalism. Mostly either abstract or early modern.
  • FREE ON SUNDAYS! This Museum is located in a big, beautiful park, and there are many outdoor sculptures as well as incredible exhibitions inside. There are guided tours available during the week, and they’re closed on Mondays.
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