Museo Casa Diego Rivera, Guanajuato

(4.3/5 based on 550 reviews on the web)
Learn about the life of one of the country's most treasured artists and thinkers at Museo Casa Diego Rivera, set within the painter's family home. Born with a twin brother in 1886, Rivera lived in this house for the first six years of his life, before his family relocated to Mexico City. The ground floor has been made to look as it did when the Rivera family lived here, while upper floors contain permanent collections of the artist's work, including preliminary sketches. A collection of photos of Rivera with his wife, painter Frida Kahlo, offer a particularly candid exploration of the life of the artist. To visit Museo Casa Diego Rivera and other attractions in Guanajuato, use our Guanajuato trip generator.
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  • We loved this museum, and it is well worth the time. It is very well curated and includes a nice combination of Rivera's work, his childhood home and its furnishings, the works of other respectable Me...  more »
  • We enjoyed seeing the home of Diego when he was a child. He was one of the great artists of the 20th century and they have many of the artists paintings and drawings, along with work by artists of tod...  more »
  • El lugar está muy bien remodelado, y las obras de Diego Rivera aunque no son muchas sí vale la pena ir para conocerlas. 
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  • It's an interesting glimpse into the early life and work of Diego Rivera, but far from the best museum on the planet. The price of admission is cheap, so it's worth a visit.
  • I'm really not into art by I am into history. A trip back in time and I am sure the art was excellent as well.
  • It is a magical place
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  • I liked the Museum House is large, you can find works of the artist at an affordable price, I recommend you bring student credential to make them discount.
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  • Not very interesting. Only the fresco of up if a guide is here to explain it.
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