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Centro Fotografico Alvarez Bravo

Murguia 302 | at the corner of Garcia Vigil, Oaxaca, Mexico
+52 951 514 1933
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Nice house downtown with interesting temporary photo exhibits

A rebuilt house down town houses a couple of temporary photo exhibits, mostly by local young people.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JoseDW
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Mexico City, Mexico
Great Photography by Mexican Photographers

Mexican has some great professional photographers, and this museum is dedicated to presenting their... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
FoodMonsterTravels
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Berlin, Germany
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Murguia 302 | at the corner of Garcia Vigil, Oaxaca, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A rebuilt house down town houses a couple of temporary photo exhibits, mostly by local young people.

Thank JoseDW
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Mexican has some great professional photographers, and this museum is dedicated to presenting their art. It is free, and exhibitions ar changing. At the time we visited there, there were three exhibitions, each of them seeing and all of them politicall very critical, but see...More

Thank FoodMonsterTravels
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

These are not beautiful photos here. They are political statements of the political struggles and violence that have plagued this country. The commentary is only in Spanish so bring someone who speaks the language to get the most out of your visit.

Thank acroll
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Reviewed February 14, 2018

A small, yet charming museum that features four photography galleries. Really cool exhibitions featuring different aspects of Mexican culture and history. Definitely would recommend to visual artists.

Thank Ben B
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

I expected to see Manuel Alvarez Bravo’s artwork but this is an exhibition space and several shows were on, none measuring to Alvarez Bravo’s work. As in several art space in Oaxaca, no fee is charged, it is pay as you wish. The building and...More

Thank notacanada
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

A small photo center with great producions. Very relaxing place in the middle of the historic center.

Thank fabio_rio
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Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

There are about 4 different galleries. Each one is unique and represents Mexico in a way that many haven’t seen or learned about. The photos are magnificent! Free entrance and sometimes the artists are there. I believe that they offer classes too... one of the...More

Thank Megan W
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Reviewed April 18, 2017

The quality of zhe exhibits varies grearly, but just the interior courtyard is worth visiting. Free of charge and very central.

Thank marlisc2015
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Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Nice little gallery with pretty courtyard. Changing exhibition so you don't know what you will get. Place is worth a stop.if you enjoy photography and have time.

Thank Piglet44
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Reviewed March 17, 2017

Master photographers come here to give workshop. Excellent display of famous Mexican photographers. A very serene place to get some inspiration.

Thank Jose D F
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