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Exconvento de San Pablo

Hidalgo 907 e Independencia 904 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 501 8800
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Always worth a visit

The cultural center of San Pablo is only two blocks from the Zocalo and you can tell, by the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
retireandtravelnow
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Connecticut
Fabulous

This was, by far, the best spot in Oaxaca. I think they are affiliated with the Textile Museum, as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Magdar1
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Erlangen, Germany
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Hidalgo 907 e Independencia 904 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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+52 951 501 8800

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cultural center of San Pablo is only two blocks from the Zocalo and you can tell, by the knotted metal gates you pass through, that you are entering a special place. There are changing exhibits here and there is usually music or a presentation...More

Thank retireandtravelnow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was, by far, the best spot in Oaxaca. I think they are affiliated with the Textile Museum, as they share the same block. It's easy to miss all the goodness within this spot. There is a courtyard that crosses through the space. On Hildago,...More

Thank Magdar1
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I spent a lot of time at the Exconvento de San Pablo during two weeks in Oaxaca, because you can find a little bit of everything there. The buildings themselves are beautifully and lovingly restored, including the chapel, library, and exhibit spaces that include an...More

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The exconvento has been wonderfully restored and showcases interesting expositions worth visiting. While doing a downtown walking tour, don't miss this place!

Thank Pablo M
Reviewed 22 February 2017

In the middleof Oaxaca a quiet extensive structure ofmuseum and the various exhibits, bar, restaurant, meeting places with WIFI.

Thank marlisc2015
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We got an English language guided tour, free. We had arranged it a few days in advance. even without the tour if you read the printed materials you will find the building has been used as a hotel and parking lot, mechanic's garage. The Harp...More

Thank kevinmpa
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

San Pablo is an amazing place to visit. There are multiple activities (concerts, exhibits) at the Museum. You can also visit its Chapter and the Library. The building is beautiful, always clean and in excellent conditions. You can also stop by the restaurant that offers...More

Thank Frida A
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This place is thoughtfully renovated with integrates of ancient and modern architectural styles. The Ex-Convento de San Pablo was the first convent of the Dominicans in Oaxaca. You also find a rest of the first occupation of mankind in the area of the City of...More

Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 14 April 2016

This thoughtfully renovated complex seamlessly integrates ancient and modern architectural styles. The complex houses exhibits, a coffee shop and is great for simply strolling and admiring.

Thank ojerio
Reviewed 25 January 2016

This little gem is actually a complex of coffee shop, restaurant, exhibit area, and museum. The exhibits there are often very specific to the indigenous and still vibrant cultures of the valley of Oaxaca. A very beautifully landscaped and lovingly restored space,

Thank ricewings
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