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Instituto Allende

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Just walk in to get away from the traffic...

A very popular spot for Canadian and American art students for the past 70 years and a art school... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Michael S
Toronto, Canada
a photo surprise awaits you

this is a great place to visit for 10 minutes or more as you stroll the streets of San Miguel it's... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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This famous school offers arts, writing and language classes.
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Ancha de San Antonio, 22 | San Miguel de Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 415 103 3109
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

A very popular spot for Canadian and American art students for the past 70 years and a art school with degree programs, BUT its also a great place to just wander into when the temperature is high, or the traffic on Ancho de San Antonio...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018

this is a great place to visit for 10 minutes or more as you stroll the streets of San Miguel it's charming and filled with history. a popular place for larger weddings too. any stores or the excellent cafe inside make the visit more worthwhile....More

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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Boasting a long and illustrious history this space is worth the amount of time it takes you to walk through it (about 15 min.). If you’re interested in classes this may be an option.

Thank Odysseus K
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is the primary art education center catering to ex-pats and long-term visitors to SMA. However, its is well worth a visit for the art work on display. At the far end of the entrance courtyard here is a large, elaborate mural of Allende and...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Went on a Sunday and there was not much to see as everything was cloased; looked around the central square and sorrounding walls where there were nice murals and art. Whta we got to see was very nice.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

We were taken here for dinner and musical entertainment one evening by a local resident. The food was excellent and the musical quartet was outstanding.

Reviewed 21 May 2018

Excellent venue for a reception. The dance floor was too small and a drop to the floor. The seating and reception area were excellent. They require 10000 pesos for a security deposit. The view from the balcony is amazing. The facility is a museum and...More

Thank pcaram
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Another gathering place in San Miguel. We attended a party for the Writer's Conference (in Feb) and have been back several times. More yet to see.

Thank mountaintrekker1234
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We went here expecting to see multiple art exhibits and artists in action. Instead we were struck and confused by how deserted this place was.

1  Thank 531anneo
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Amazing galleries, jewellery shop and Bistro mi Casa should not be overlooked! Book ahead for supper if a show is going on!

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28 March 2015|
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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