Museo de arte de Puerto Rico

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Spanning 130,000 square feet, the Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico has worked towards providing the Puerto Rican public with access to contemporary artwork since 2000. There is a permanent collection of Puerto Rican and Latin art from the 16th century to present, plus a number of educational programs that are available to educate the public and raise awareness about the world of visual arts.

Exhibits

The West Wing of the museum features 14 exhibition galleries and the museum's permanent collection. The East Wing, meanwhile, houses a 400-seat theater, two exhibition galleries, art studios, a computer lab, and a classroom.

Over in the atrium, visitors have access to the museum store, the restaurant, and the gardens. Out in the gardens is a sculpture garden, dispersed throughout 106,000 plants.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Museo de arte de Puerto Rico may choose to book their trip in Ocean Park, since travelers to this area of Puerto Rico will be excited to have easy access to this museum during their visit. If you'd like to stay somewhere near Museo de arte de Puerto Rico, there are a reasonable number of hotel rooms in the neighborhood.

Hotels near Museo de arte de Puerto Rico
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Andalucia Hotel -- --
Hosteria Del Mar Hotel -- --
Tu Casa Boutique Hotel Hotel -- --
Tres Palma Inn Hotel -- --
Numero 1 Guest House B & B -- --
Oceana Hostal Playero Hotel -- --
At Wind Chimes Inn Hotel -- --

Location and What's Nearby

And, one of the most enjoyable possibilities while spending an afternoon exploring the area is eating food at a restaurant within traveling distance of Museo de arte de Puerto Rico. The nearest eatery is A Pedir De Boca, a great locale to have a bite to eat at before spending some time at the museum. Also close-by, you will come across restaurants such as Antojitos De Mar and Barberaa La Monserrate providing you with a few different lunch and dinner possibilities.

Information

Operating Hours

You should call the museum ahead to determine their operating hours.

Payment

The cost of admission is $6(USD) for adults, $3(USD) for students and adults, and free for seniors.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (787) 977-6277

Location: 299 De Diego Avenue, Ocean Park, Puerto Rico

Website: http://www.mapr.org/

Email: info@mapr.org

 

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