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Ceramic Museum (Museo Regional de la Ceramica)

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This museum in Tlaquepaque features a wide collection of pottery from throughout Mexico.
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Independencia 237, Tlaquepaque 45500, Mexico
52-3-6355404
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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Each year Guadalajara hosts a ceramic competition. The winning entries are housed in this museum. Prepare to be enthralled by a collection of artistry and craftsmanship. Admission is free. Put this collection at the top of your list in Guadalajara.

Thank Claire F K
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Various winners of the National Ceramic contest have pieces here on display. The use of clay for everyday function and the styles and decor reflect the history & style of each region. I was able to tell right away pieces from my Chihuahua, up north....More

Thank Eunice O
Reviewed 18 May 2018

This small museum, located on Independencia, had lovely examples of different styles of ceramics. Although it was small, it was well worth spending some time there, and a hot afternoon, it offered a cool (not air-conditioned) respite.

Thank Cathie C
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I really prefered much more walk on the really cute streets of Tlaquepaque :) The museum is pretty small and pior signed.

Thank Eliana C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a great place to learn about Mexican ceramics. It's small and simple, but each salon showcases a different type of ceramic and explains the technique that makes it unique. After visiting, you'll understand the different types of pieces you see elsewhere. We spoke...More

Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Well worth the time for a quick visit to this small place. There are several small rooms with different ceramic artwork in each.

Thank burls1
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Entrance fee is free. Display was simple but clean. Made the ceramic stand out. Many nice pieces, some exquisite even. Not a lot of explanation unfortunately. I recommend spend about 45 minutes to an hour here.

Thank Planecover
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Walked thru and enjoyed the ceramics and cultural history, but the staff was an unexpected delight. While I just meandered thru the museum, my wife, who is Mexican, spoke to the staffand got more details, history than walls. Very friendly, and free, lessons about the...More

Thank Montanagilmore
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Just walk slowly around the exhibits. It is not a large museum and great coffee is just outside or in the courtyard. Soak it all in. You will be able to buy similar things in the shops of Tlaquepaque and the museum courtyard sometimes hosts...More

Thank Franz K
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is a very nice museum with many, many pieces of ceramic art on display. The whole place can be viewed in about an hour but we spent around two hours there.

Thank thehoffmans105
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