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Museo Textil de Oaxaca

Callejon Hidalgo 917 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 501 1104
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It's okay, but I'd skip it

This museum was okay, with some remarkable embroidery, quilts from a Chicagoan, and some... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Loved this well organized small museum

Molas were on display when we visited and what a colorful and educational exhibit. It’s down the... read more

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  • Excellent61%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Callejon Hidalgo 917 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 501 1104

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Reviewed yesterday

This museum was okay, with some remarkable embroidery, quilts from a Chicagoan, and some contemporary 3d fabric art. Other museums are better.

Thank GabrielMcI
Reviewed yesterday

Molas were on display when we visited and what a colorful and educational exhibit. It’s down the street from Casa Taviche which is a great little place to eat, so we combined both of these and had a delicious and educational evening! No fee to...More

Thank suechef
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free museum. Very accessible in the center of town. Attached shop with textiles and crafts by local artisans.

Thank Oaklandhomie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazingly interesting museum with a superfine gift shop. At the time I visited there was a quilt exhibit, a mola exhibit, a concha embroidery class in progress, and a matting exhibit being mounted. The curator of the latter spoke fluent English and showed me...More

Thank S Gail M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had to talk my partner into coming because textiles don't interest him, but he enjoyed it (almost) as much as I did. Beautiful displays of traditional garments and handwork with various materials. I loved it. It's by donation. Please give a little to help...More

Thank leftagoodjob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well curated museum in the middle of Centro Historico where you can learn about the history and appreciation of traditional Mexican textiles and embroidery. The space itself is beautiful and nicely lit, and has multiple rooms with examples of textiles and diagrams to show you...More

Thank Carina O
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Was not expecting the scale of this exhibit. The volume and variety of the clothes on display was quite staggering.

Thank tutaikuri
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Beautiful exhibits and lots of fun, interactive ways to try your hand at different techniques. It's right in Centro so it's fun to drop in when walking around town.

Thank rebeccanm2017
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Nice museum but the collection is small especially that as a culture they have much more to be proud of and to show. There is a shop near the museum but you can find better options in the other shops in oaxaca

Thank TMarta
Reviewed 17 August 2017

walking distance you can get to this extraordinary textile museum showing the Zapotec culture and design

Thank Jackordaz
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5 April 2015|
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Response from SteveBot | Reviewed this property |
Free, but donations are encouraged. Nice gift shop. That's another way to support them.