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Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Beautifully Restored Building Turned Art Museum

The building was once a hospital and since been beautifully restored, with a modern addition in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
stocktonamanda
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Highly recommend

We had a wonderful visit...enjoyable for Puerto Ricans and tourists alike. It definitely exceeded... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Evelyn V
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More than just an art museum, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico hosts concerts and festivals as well. The Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico (MAPR), a non-for-profit organization, was inaugurated on July 1, 2000, as a legacy for the Puerto Rican people. The...more
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299 Ave de Diego | Santurce, San Juan 00909-1799, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building was once a hospital and since been beautifully restored, with a modern addition in the back. There are four floors of art exhibits, paintings, sculptures etc. The staff was extremely helpful and knowledgeable. One of my favorite parts was the peaceful walk behind...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful visit...enjoyable for Puerto Ricans and tourists alike. It definitely exceeded my expectations! Front desk employee (older man) was very friendly and provided us with a general orientation of the exhibits. Tickets are very affordable: as students we paid ~$3 (score!). Garden...More

Thank Evelyn V
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Beautiful restored building (used to be a hospital), with a modern addition in back....nice walking park in the back, with pond and a tree for every day of the year (and back in pretty good shape since the passing of Maria). Wide range of art,...More

Thank Jens F
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building that was once a hospital. One section has 5 floors but the top is administrative. There are 4 floors of thought provoking art exhibits, paintings, sculptures etc. My favorite was stopping by the information desk and being given the introduction by a kind...More

Thank ajm828
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico is a great museum, if not underrated. I was one of only a few people in the museum, which was surprising because there are some really wonderful exhibits. I was glad I checked it out.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Visited with a friend we have a good experience seeing the modem arts of Puerto Rican artists. Two floors of modern art that demonstrate the modern art of some of the most renowned Puerto Rican artists

Thank olaurido
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We were having coffee at Hacienda San Pedro and decided to visit the museum... to our surprise it is closed on Tuesdays. At least the lady gave us some information to share with all! Check out my pictures with the information!

Thank Upekkhapr
Reviewed 29 August 2018

A solid collection of local artists, and a great place to get acquainted with the PR art scene. The museum shop ladies were very generous with their time and advice. Fond memories. A solid address.

Thank SaraLifeStyle
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Even if you are not a diehard art lover take a walk through and read about the pieces as most are translated. My wife and I went on July 6th 2018. All sections were open.The museum is open Wednesday to Friday and costs about $7...More

Thank DdeGrazia
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I visited like 15 years ago I don't remember it so i went back. Has some beautiful modern paintings and some dating back to 17-18th century

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Graziella5b
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Response from JibaroTraveller | Reviewed this property |
M3 bus goes from the bus station in old town and goes down Ponce De Leon st. Get off at Diego Rivera. The museum is a 1/3 mile walk down Diego Rivera. M3 bus goes back to the bus station. Fare is 75 cents each way. You... More
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I'm not sure but i think you can do it. They receive a lot of tourists during the year so they may be able
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