We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Instituto Cultural Cabanas

Calle Paseo Hospicio 8 | Colonia Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
+52 33 3617 6734
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Guadalajara City Sightseeing Tour
More Info
and up
Mexican Muralism Cultural Tour in Guadalajara
More Info
and up
Guadalajara and Tlaquepaque City Sightseeing Tour
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Once an orphanage, this building now serves as a gallery of the famous murals of Jose Clemente Orozco.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“orozco murals” (55 reviews)
“guided tour” (23 reviews)
“art exhibits” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Calle Paseo Hospicio 8 | Colonia Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
+52 33 3617 6734
Write a Review
Reviews (1,798)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

11 - 20 of 483 reviews

Reviewed 12 May 2017

This place is very well maintained, at one corner it also houses an outdoor theatre. On the day of my visit, there was outdoor ballet under the stars. Besides the famous Orozco murals, there are also many art galleries for visitors to explore. I suppose...More

Thank yiwenfrsingapore
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I was impress with the history and beautiful art inside this building. Our tour Guide From Andares de Mexico. Was wonderful, knowledgeable and great at explaining every single aspect of history and art. Thank you To Bryan Padilla and Ricardo Izaguirre from Andares de Mexico...More

Thank jonoeli
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This historic building in Old Town offers several murals by José Clemente Orozco who worked at the same time as Diego Rivera. It's an easy way to study his style and contribution to art. There are also rooms with temporary exhibitions, when we visited there...More

Thank Missy_Robbins
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great art, all in one place. Clearly in the presence of a master and influential artist. Open spaces, and the architecture complement the murals and enhance the ambiance. Can spend as little as an hour and as much as several hours.

Thank Carpe_Diem2Travel
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This place was amazing. The building is worth the visit alone. Then the amount of art and exhibits was great. They also had a children exhibit area, which my kids really liked. Then, the Orozco murals blew me away. Then it was all capped off...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Worth seeing for the Orozco murals. Easy to access on foot through plaza which connects to Cathedral.

Thank Gregory M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

this is a must see. Viewing the murals on the ceiling is like visiting the sistine chapel at the Vatican. The architecture of the building and the art make it a real treat to visit. Cost 70 pesos for me and 50 pesos for my...More

Thank elizromo
Reviewed 15 April 2017

In its interior there is amural of a falling man in flames by a very important local muralist. The effectr is astonishiung and full of force. One of the most important mural paintings in the country.

Thank Victor S
Reviewed 15 April 2017

...The Sistine Chapel of the Americas is in Guadalajara and I did not know anything about it until I visited it, and... Absolutely loved it! It is a Unesco World Heritage site and has many rooms in which you can see interesting exhibitions. With the...More

Thank Sere_EB
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This place is just gorgeous. It is easy to spend several hours just wondering around its ailes. And ... you can see some important works by Orozco, plus domestic and international exhibions, and buy souvenirs at a more than reasonably good price. I hope they...More

Thank Currambera50
Nearby Restaurants
La Chata de Guadalajara
1,657 reviews
.94 km away
La Gorda
305 reviews
.96 km away
Cafeteria El Arte
80 reviews
.83 km away
Cafe Boutique Teatro Degollado
68 reviews
.74 km away
Nearby Attractions
Teatro Degollado
1,072 reviews
.76 km away
Wax Museum (Museo de Cera)
166 reviews
.77 km away
Mercado Libertad
185 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What days of the week is it open?
1 March 2015|
Answer Show all 5 answers
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