Museo de Arte Contemporaneo

Museo de Arte Contemporaneo is one of the premier fine arts museums in Puerto Rico, offering a collection of contemporary works from Latin America and the Caribbean, with a focus on Puerto Rican artists. Visitors are encouraged to come and view some of the most poignant pieces of art work in existence when they tour this museum.

Exhibits

There are over 900 pieces of art work in the permanent collection at Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, but only a small fraction of that is put on display at any one time. This, coupled with a number of rotating exhibits keeps the museum fresh and worth visiting during each trip to Puerto Rico.

As you tour the museum, you will encounter works by Puerto Rican, Caribbean, and Latin American artists that speak on a wide variety of subjects, though one cannot help by notice the number of works that ave a political message hidden within the canvas.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Museo de Arte Contemporaneo may choose to book their trip in Condado District, as guests staying in this region of Puerto Rico will be excited to have easy access to this museum during their time there. If you wish to stay somewhere close to Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, you'll enjoy a good selection of lodgings to choose from nearby.

Hotels near Museo de Arte Contemporaneo
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Casa Condado Hotel Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.2 km) NNE
Le Consulat An Ascend Collection Hotel Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.0 km) N
Casa del Caribe B & B 0.4 mi. (0.4 km) NE
Coral Princess Inn Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.1 km) N
Comfort Inn San Juan Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.1 km) N
El Prado Inn Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.6 km) NE
Diamond Palace Hotel & Casino Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.3 km) NNE

Location and What's Nearby

Of course, one of the most delightful options while spending a few hours exploring the area could be eating a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of this museum. The most nearby restaurant is Jose Enrique Restaurant, which has a menu full of International meals. Also within reach, you and your group will find restaurants like Good Four Seasons and Pelayo where you and your group might eat some Spanish cuisine and experience the culture of Puerto Rico.

Information

Operating Hours

The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. It is also open on Sundays from noon until 4:00pm.

Payment

Admission into the museum is $5(USD) for adults ages 18 and up, or $3(USD) for children between ages five and 17. People who are 60 years old or have disabilities are free of charge.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (787) 977-4030 Or (787) 977-4031

Location: Juan Ponce de Leon Avenue, Condado District, Puerto Rico

Website: http://mac-pr.org/

Email: administracion@mac-pr.org

 

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