Museo de arte de Puerto Rico

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Spanning 130,000 sq ft, the Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico has provided locals with access to contemporary artwork since 2000. Their permanent collection includes Puerto Rican and Latin works from the 16th century to present day. A number of educational programs are also offered to the public, raising 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

Consider staying in Condado District if you plan on visiting Museo de arte de Puerto Rico, since visitors to this region of Puerto Rico will be pleased to have convenient access to the museum during their visit. There are a decent collection of lodgings in the locale within range of this attraction.

Hotels near Museo de arte de Puerto Rico
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Doubletree By Hilton San Juan at Gallery Plaza Hotel 0.2 mi. (1.2 km) NE
Best Western Hotel Pierre San Juan Hotel 0.2 mi. (1.2 km) NE
El Prado Inn Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.6 km) NNW
AC Hotel San Juan Condado Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.7 km) N
At Wind Chimes Inn Hotel 0.5 mi. (1.5 km) NE
Casa del Caribe B & B 0.5 mi. (0.4 km) NW
El Canario Inn B & B 0.5 mi. (0.5 km) NNW

Location and What's Nearby

Folks coming to Museo de arte de Puerto Rico will be able to find a choice of island activities like hitting a few rounds of golf and enjoying water sports without having to look very hard. Guests with an interest in showing their ability on the course, will be able to do so at the most convenient option, which is Fort Buchanan Golf Club. Sunny days can also be enjoyed at Parque Beach, the most close-by beach. Additionally, your group might run into one or two additional golf and beach options in the region. Visitors will encounter multiple indoor attractions in the vicinity. There are a pair of additional places of interest nearby -Museum Of Art Of Puerto Rico and Plaza Antonia Quinones- both of which are found within a couple miles of the museum.

Information

Operating Hours

On Wednesday, they operate between 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Thursday through Sunday, they are open between 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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 ext. 2241 or 2262

Location: 299 Avenida de Diego, Condado District, Puerto Rico

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

Email: info@mapr.org

 

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