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Instituto Cultural Cabanas

Calle Paseo Hospicio 8 | Colonia Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
+52 33 3617 6734
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Once an orphanage, this building now serves as a gallery of the famous murals of Jose Clemente Orozco.
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Calle Paseo Hospicio 8 | Colonia Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
+52 33 3617 6734
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must-go place when you visit Guadalajara. This institute has a lot of history and it is an iconic building. You can walk around the different rooms and discover the great murals of Jose Clemente Orozco which was one of the greatest artist...More

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It a placa you "must visit" while you're in Guadalajara! Orozco's paintings are amazing and tridemensionals!

Thank EricMar
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hospicio Cabañas was built at the beginning of the 19th century to provide care and shelter for the disadvantaged – orphans.This remarkable complex, which incorporates several unusual features designed specifically to meet the needs of its occupants, was unique for its time. It is...More

1  Thank BeatrizG2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this building, it has a lot of history; beautiful murals and arquitechture. The Jalisco Ballet Company made a wonderfull display of video maping in the walls and a great performance by it's dancers. Definitely a place to visit if you're in Guadalajara.

Thank Norma G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place itself it's amazing, a jewel of colonial times. Now the paintings of Jose Clemente Orozco are astonishing. The site is an UNESCO site and you can spend a lot of time looking at the different paints with all the magnificent perspective looking at...More

Thank seasonedvisitor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This exquisite arts and cultural institution is housed in a gorgeous building of yesteryear. Going there takes you back in time and when you are at the entrance, it seems that you are in the visually stimulating Paris, Los Angeles, or Chicago. There is old...More

Thank Gloria L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Were to start,amazing intruding paintings every room you enter.from early to old age portraits. Least to say the history of this place dates back to 1810 when it began as a orphanage for the little ones. Be sure to catch a tour of the place,when...More

Thank ElGordo831
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very interesting art gallery, full of art that is both beautiful and has a powerful message. The Orozco murals were fantastic, and the photos which show the history of the building are also worth a glance. Especially the one which shows Orozco...More

Thank naomti
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a perfect walk in downtown guadalajara. I took my 11 year old and heard the great explanations by the guide. Nice interactive rooms as well and amazing murals.

Thank RodrigoSigal
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Cabañas is a must see when you visit Guadalajara. It's a beautiful place, rich with history and art. It is a great place to visit if you are interested in art and architecture. Even though they have little workshops for kids, I wouldn't recommend it....More

Thank xenarulz
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1 March 2015|
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Response from claudio_albarran | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday thru Sunday from 10 AM to 6 PM, Central. There is a $70 MXP fee, however on Tuesdays, there is no cost. This is their official webpage: hospiciocabanas.jalisco.gob.mx