National Museum of Mexican Art

1852 W 19th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608 USA

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“A museum without borders”

The National Museum of Mexican Art (Formerly known as the Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum) is a museum which features Mexican, Latino, and Chicano art and culture. The museum was founded in 1982 by Carlos Tortolero. Located in the neighborhood of Pilsen in Chicago, Illinois, the current building in Harrison Park opened on March 27, 1987. The museum is the only Latino museum accredited by the American Association of Museums. The mission of the museum is to display Mexican culture as one sin fronteras(without borders).

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Bill M.

I have visited the National Museum of Mexican Art several times over the years, and it has taken me this long to post a review. Located in the Pilsen neighborhood, the museum displays interesting,... Read more

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Melanie T.

Highly recommend this free museum in Pilsen! It's a great way to spend an afternoon, browsing art, and learning more about Mexican art and culture. I learned so much, and it's the perfect size... Read more

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Phil B.

Copitas de Sol was amazing at the museum. We got to taste many different Mezcals and food. Produced in partnership with S.A.C.R.E.D. They had a live DJ, dancing, and more. There were ten spirit... Read more

National Museum of Mexican Art

1852 W 19th St
Chicago, Illinois
60608 USA


Closed Now
  • Sun, Tue - Sat: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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