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Instituto Allende

Ancha de San Antonio, 22 | San Miguel de Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 415 103 3109
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Amazing place!!

Have been to many weddings there and the place is simply amazing! They also have a charming Cafe... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Juan M
,
Hot Springs
Interesting

Inside a once very grand summer palace the Instituto Allende now houses galleries of exceptional... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marco G
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Miami, Florida
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This famous school offers arts, writing and language classes.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 14:00, 16:00 - 18:00
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Ancha de San Antonio, 22 | San Miguel de Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to many weddings there and the place is simply amazing! They also have a charming Cafe inside on weekdays. The views are stunning!!

Thank Juan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inside a once very grand summer palace the Instituto Allende now houses galleries of exceptional art, a cafe, class rooms and a beautiful (and huge) courtyard. Open to the public.

Thank Marco G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great venue for a wedding reception, excellent food and drink with fantastic service. The down side the courtyard was uneven cobbles.

Thank 1pam2017
Reviewed 6 August 2017

don't miss a visit here ... a hop or two, friendly and GOOD restaurant in the corner with beautiful views and around the corner and down some stairs you'll get your favorite phot of San Miguel ... I feel good every I wander into these...More

Thank cosmiced
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We felt we finally arrived at the SMA we had heard so much about: artistic, community feel, and rich with history. We didn't know about the Spanish classes there, and enrolled for a week (it was the time we had left). It was well worth...More

Thank Shanti T
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Everyone if they have time must take a class at the institute It's a wonderful experience . They have a good variety of good classes where you meet new friends and get new ideas .

Thank elizabethdonovan
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This place needs some upkeep, and more variety of offerings, if it is to recapture its once prominent role as a cultural mecca.

Thank GypsyGitanoAtHeart
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We found this a bit hap-hazardly as people weren't sure on the days a market was being held. But Easter Sunday was a surprise. There were a wide selection of artisans and sellers dispaying a wide variety of items. Jewlery, rugs, art, fossils, pottery, etc....More

Thank mataharikozah
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I took a three day basketweaving class at the end of my stay in San Miguel. I knew nothing about making baskets prior to this class; by the end I was able to make different shape baskets and learned how to crochet onto a basket....More

Thank Julia R
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I went there for lunch at the cafe, but there were lovely galleries. Also in the atrium they were setting up for a wedding with thousands of flowers.

Thank CarinaJean
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442jca
28 March 2015|
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Response from marcramonhernandez |
Hi! You can send us an email to recruitment@instituto-allende.edu.mx and we will get back to you with information about the suitable courses. You can indeed take courses for two weeks. Looking forward to your email. Best... More
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