Rafael Coronel Museum (Museo Rafael Coronel), Zacatecas

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See a historic collection of Mexican folk art at Rafael Coronel Museum (Museo Rafael Coronel). Collected by the Zacatecan artist Rafael Coronel, the pieces are housed in the ruins of the 16th-century Ex-Convento de San Francisco. The building features high beige stone walls and displays elegantly decorated courtyards throughout its interior. Inside, observe more than 16,000 art pieces, including masks, drawings, pots, puppets, musical instruments, and colonial furniture. His collection of masks as "The Face of Mexico" stands as the main exhibit and is considered the largest in the world. Take a look at our Zacatecas road trip planning website to schedule your visit to Rafael Coronel Museum (Museo Rafael Coronel) and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • This is the first time I see masks from around the world, grouped together in a beautiful setting. Almost unfortunately... There is too much! My limited knowledge I learned a lot during this unique visit as a whole and in an exceptional
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  • A very complete Museum at two steps from the historic center. Lockers are available Al entry to make your business. Do
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  • an Oasis in the city of Zacatecas, full of history and magnificent gardens, a wonderful collection of masks and a place that ay to visit when in Zacatecas
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  • Loved it. lt's an old monastery and the building is fascinating.
  • Nice museum lots of masks, good representation of Mexican culture
  • Very good museum. A must see in Zacatecas.
  • One of the most visited museums in the city
  • Beautiful location

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