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Oaxaca Sights

Museo de los Pintores Oaxaqueños

  • Av. Independencia 607 Map It
  • Centro Histórico

Updated 01/23/2015

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Even though it occupies a colonial-era building, the Museum of Oaxacan Painters isn't interested in simply reveling in the city's glorious past. Instead, this small gallery finds connections between the past and present, subtly linking Miguel Cabrera's 18th-century religious paintings, which incorporated a few dark-skinned cherubs, to 20th-century portrayals of indigenous people in works by Rodolfo Morales.

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Av. Independencia 607, at Calle García Vigil, Oaxaca City, Oaxaca, 68000, Mexico

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  • MX$20; free Sun.
  • Tues.–Sun. 10–8

Updated 01/23/2015


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