Museums & Monuments

Mexico City museums catering to diverse interests, including modern, popular and contemporary Mexican and world art, pre-Hispanic and colonial anthropology collections and science and technology. Specialized collections include chocolate, tequila, railways, and decorative arts. Visit the Museums How To page for more information. 

Museo Frida Kahlo - Casa Azul
Located in the house where Frida lived, features art and personal items. Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Londres 247, Col. Del Carmen, 04100 CDMX.
Museo del Objeto del Objeto
Temporary exhibitions and shows about the unexpected and the uncommon. Open Wednesday to Sunday 10:00-18:00. Colima 145, Col. Roma, 06700 CDMX.
MUTEC
Science and technology museum with planetarium. Permanent and temporary exhibitions. Open Saturday 9:00-16:15, Friday 9:30-16:15. Segunda Seccion del Bosque de Chapultepec, Col. Polanco, 11870 CDMX.
Museo Estudio Diego Rivera
House and study rooms of Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo, displaying some of Diego's work and personal items. Temporary exhibitions. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-18:00. Av. Altavista corner with Calle Diego Rivera, Col. San Angel Inn, 01060 CDMX.
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Anthropology museum offering guided tours in English.  Bookstore with a wide selection of English-language books about Mexico.  Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Reforma and Gandhi, Col. Polanco, 11560 Mexico CDMX.
Museo Nacional De Historia Castillo De Chapultepec
Museum housed in the historic Chapultepec Castle, with exhibits from the pre-Hispanic era through to Independence. Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Primera Seccion del Bosque de Chapultepec, Col. San Miguel Chapultepec, 11580....
Museo de Arte Moderno
The museum of modern and contemporary art of Mexico. Visit the Museums How To page for more information.  Reforma and Gandhi, Col. Bosque de Chapultepec, 11560 Mexico CDMX.
Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil
Visual arts museum displaying paintings, collages, photographs. Hosts a collection from recognized artists as well as from experimental young artists. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-18:00. Revolucion 1608, Col. San Angel, 01000 CDMX.
Museo de Cera
Wax museum. More than 230 wax figures in fourteen themed rooms. Open Monday to Sunday from 11:00-19:00. Londres 6, Col. Juarez, 06600 CDMX.
Museo Nacional De La Charreria
Museum dedicated to the traditional Mexican "cowboys." Visit the Museums How To page for more information.  Av. Isabel La Catolica 108 y Jose Maria Izazaga, Col. Centro Historico, 06080 CDMX.
Museo Nacional de las Culturas
International collection with more than 14,000 objects from different cultures around the world. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-17:00. Moneda 13, Col. Centro Historico, 06010 CDMX.
Museo Jumex
Home to a portion of the largest private collection of Mexican and international art in Latin America. Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra 303, Col. Ampliacion Granada, 11520 CDMX.
Sara Aroeste
History of art teacher and tour guide for the art museums in the historical center of the city.
Museo Dolores Olmedo
Hispanic and popular art collection mainly featuring the work of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. Visit the Museums How To page for more information.  Av. Mexico 5843, Col. La Noria, 16030 CDMX.
Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporaneo
Museum featuring contemporary art donated from Rufino Tamayo's private collection.  Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Paseo de la Reforma Gandhi Park, Col. Polanco, 11580 CDMX.
Museo del Juguete Antiguo
Museum housing the largest collection of antique toys in the world. Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Dr. Olvera 15, Col. Doctores, 06720 CDMX.
Museo del Tequila y el Mezcal Garibaldi
Mexican national drink museum. Displays the history and distillation process of tequila and mezcal. Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Plaza Garibaldi, Col. Centro, 06010 CDMX.
Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museum in the Bellas Artes building featuring murals of Mexican artists and temporary exhibitions. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-17:30. Last entry at 17:00. Lazaro Cardenas corner with Juarez, Col. Centro Historico, 06050 CDMX.
Museo Diego Rivera Anahuacalli
Home to Diego Rivera's personal collection of pre-Hispanic pieces. Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Museo 150, Col. San Pablo Tepetlapa, 04620 CDMX.
Museo Nacional de Arte
Mexican art from colonial times to the 20th century. Regular temporary exhibitions. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-17:30. Tacuba 8, Col. Centro Historico, 06010 CDMX.
Museo de los Ferrocarrileros
Railway museum. Open Monday to Sunday 10:00-17:00. Enter from Cuauhtemoc for Aquiles Serdan, Col. Aragon la Villa, 07000 CDMX.
Papalote Museo del Nino
Museum for kids where the objective is touch, play and learn. Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Constituyentes 268, Col. Daniel Garza, 11830 CDMX.
Museo de Arte Popular
Large collection of Mexican popular and folk art with replicas available for purchase in the museum shop.  Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Revillagigedo 11, Col. Centro Historic, 06050 CDMX. 
Museo Franz Mayer
Decorative arts museum housing temporary exhibitions. Events catered for up to 2,000 people. Hidalgo 45, Col. Centro, 06300 CDMX.
Mucho Museo del Chocolate
Museum and art gallery about all things chocolate. Workshops and special events. Open Monday to Sunday 11:00-17:00. Milan 45, Col. Juarez, 06600 CDMX.
Museo Soumaya
Museum displaying six centuries of art, focusing mainly on European and Mexican artists. Visit the Museums How To page for more information.  Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra 303, Col. Ampliacion Granada, 11529 CDMX.
Museo Mural Diego Rivera
Features Diego Rivera's murals and art by others in the style of Rivera. Visit the Museums How To page for more information. Calderas y Colon, Col. Centro Historic, 06000 CDMX.

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