Museo de Arte Contemporaneo (MARCO), Monterrey

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Art Museum
One of the leading museums of contemporary art in Mexico, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo (MARCO) features striking minimalist post-modern architecture and exhibits a mix of contemporary artwork from around the world. The façade showcases a deep burnt-red tone and maintains square-shaped lines and form. A big bronze dove sits at the entrance of the museum, which also serves as the main landmark of the surrounding plaza. The museum constantly features major exhibitions with regional and international contemporary artists. After viewing the art, stop by and grab a quality meal at the in-house restaurant, or purchase art-related crafts at the museum store. Use our Monterrey itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Museo de Arte Contemporaneo (MARCO) and other attractions in Monterrey.
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  • I spent a couple of hours at MARCO today and was impressed first by the architecture by Ricardo Legorreta, who was able to have light bounce around the open spaces in the most interesting ways, and th...  more »
  • My family and I really enjoyed seeing the depth and breadth of work that goes into the makings of many of my the modern blockbusters we've enjoyed over the years - Shreck, How to train your dragon, Ku...  more »
  • A beautiful contemporary building houses a large exhibition space which had two special exhibits when I was there in March 2017. Signs were in English and Spanish, it was all very well done and well p...  more »