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Museo Textil de Oaxaca

Callejon Hidalgo 917 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 501 1104
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One of the few museums to visit on Monday

I enjoyed the colorful dress exhibits from all 7 regions of the state of Oaxaca! The mourning room... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marta E
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El Paso, Texas
A beautiful Contemporary space

In the heart of downtown a beautiful contemporary space for architecture lovers, small but complete... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mauricio C
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Detroit, Michigan, United States
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Callejon Hidalgo 917 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed the colorful dress exhibits from all 7 regions of the state of Oaxaca! The mourning room with the black dresses and vintage pictures reminded me of my Mexican grandmother, Julia Lopez. No one was allowed to take pictures in this room because it...More

Thank Marta E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the heart of downtown a beautiful contemporary space for architecture lovers, small but complete exhibitions, everything is in the right place. go go go.

Thank Mauricio C
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The Museo Textile Oaxaca was a beautiful museum with space for workshops. The exhibitions were beautifully augmented with videos, photographs, interpretive art works, as well as the actual textiles and garments.

Thank Lydia T
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is a very nice small exhibition space, with a permanent collection area and a temporary space as well. Well lit and displayed but not a lot of documentation on some pieces. Nice little shop out front as well. For 20 pesos it was a...More

Thank nroe
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The textile museum is part of a complex associated with the Fundación Helú, including the Cultural Center San Pablo, a restaurant, public plaza​ and the museum store. Architecturally stunning, the buildings, art and textile exhibitions celebrate the continuity of Oaxacan traditions into the present. This...More

Thank benbobbi
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Heard great things about this place from previous visitors, but only two rooms were open when we came -- one of which was mainly black and white photos of indigenous women wearing traditional clothing in the 1930s. There is an interesting video about some of...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This is a small exhibition that is displayed very well. There is an interactive space where you can embroider and display your own work which was great for our kids. It would have been great to have a portable audio guide in a language other...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

This free museum was a treat. I loved the the room with traditional clothing from around the state of Oaxaca. There are as many if not more rooms with goods for sale as to look at, but since it was virtually deserted, there was no...More

Thank Alix D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very helpful staff. Helped with our questions. Especially enjoyed the children's section and their textile art display. Located an easy walk from the cathedral Guzman. Glad we took the time to tour.

Thank HappyTummys
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Every time we come to Oaxaca, the Museo is our starting place. The shop offers high quality shawls and blouses and good range of books about weaving in southern Mexico. The display spaces are restricted but the selection of woven artifacts always reflects the highest...More

Thank tomdeplata1
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mcdess
What is the entrance fee for the museum?
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.
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