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.


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

Ocean Park is a good option for those wishing to visit Museo de arte de Puerto Rico, because those staying in this part of Puerto Rico will have the benefit of convenient access to the museum throughout their trip. There is a respectable number of lodgings in the area surrounding this facility.

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

You won't have a hunger problem if you linger at this museum; you're going to find numerous choices of lunch and dinner options within traveling distance. A Pedir De Boca is a great restaurant to dine on your way to your day at this museum, and will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Antojitos De Mar and Barberaa La Monserrate are some more nearby lunch and dinner possibilities where you have the chance to experience the flavors of Puerto Rico, and munch on some tasty cuisine.


Operating Hours

The operating hours for the museum aren't readily available, meaning that your smartest chance at success is phoning ahead to ensure the site will be open for business when you and your companions mean to visit.


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: 300 De Diego Avenue, San Juan, Puerto Rico


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