Museums

You want Mexico City Museums? The Mexican capital is home to more than any other city in the hemisphere. Let's get started:

  • Art Museums - Some of the most important in the world.
  • History Museums - Ancient history straight through the 20th century
  • House Museums - Frida Kahlo is just the beginning.
  • INAH - Mexico's National Institute of Anthropology & History runs some of the most important sites in the city.
  • INBAL - How about important sites recognized by the National Fine Arts Institute?
  • Military Museums - The military operates some of the most informative
  • Museum Night - All the most important museums stay open late, one night a month.
  • Other Museums - From the quirky to the obscure.
  • Science & Technology Museums - Increasingly important now matter what field you're interested.
  • UNAM Museums - the Museums of the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

If you're in Mexico City already, this is the most complete guide on the internet. If you're planning to come, here's where you get started.

Biblioteca Josefina Lara Valdez

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La Casa O’Gorman

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Tlalpan History Museum

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Manuel Orozco y Berra Library & INAH Historical Studies Center

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Museo Casa Estudio Diego Rivera & Frida Kahlo

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Museo de Zapata at Desierto de los Leones

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Museo de Tecpan

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Museo de la Charrería: The Rodeo Museum

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Hospital Concepción Béistegui Museum

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National Numismatic Museum

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Benita Galeana House Museum

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Casa de la Poeta Ramon López Velarde

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Museo Casa Luis Buñuel

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Casa de la Memoria Indómita

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Mexican Revolutions Library (INEHRM)

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Santa María Nativitas de Zacapan

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Laboratorio Arte Alameda

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UNAM Geophysics Museum (Museo de Geofísica)

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Royal and Pontifical University / Museo UNAM Hoy

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Carrillo Gil Art Museum

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SHCP Museum of Art (Antiguo Palacio del Arzobispado)

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Museo de la Cancillería: The Chancellery Museum

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Casa de Leona Vicario

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National Architecture Museum at Bellas Artes

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