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Museum of Spanish Colonial Art

Museum Hill, 750 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM
+1 505-982-2226
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Not much to see for the price

Some interesting current displays, but thought by the name that more historical items would be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
travelingrose64
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Branford, Connecticut
great exhibit of Frida Kahlo

we were lucky to be there during a photo exhibit of the life of Frida Kahlo; it was a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Lorraine2010
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Annecy, France
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This museum houses over 3,000 objects in its varied collection of Spanish Colonial art.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“photo exhibit” (3 reviews)
“casa azul” (2 reviews)
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Museum Hill, 750 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some interesting current displays, but thought by the name that more historical items would be displayed.

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

we were lucky to be there during a photo exhibit of the life of Frida Kahlo; it was a wonderful exhibit

Thank Lorraine2010
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

We arranged a vacation to Santa Fe, specifically to see the Frida Kahlo Exhibit "Mirrors" Lovely intimate photographs of this fascinating Artist. Small, doable Museum for age 5 months to age 88. Four of us wore our Frida headbands to get in the spirit. The...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

This museum is on Museum Hill, an easy mile drive from downtown, with free parking. Admission was $10 each, but as military, we got in free, and boy am I glad we did. I've long had an interest in the Spanish West, but the Museum...More

3  Thank FinickyTraveller67
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

There is so much to see on Museum Hill it is worth going a few times. This was my 2nd visit. Lunch at the restaurant reasonably priced and delcious generous portions. Waiter was friendly and helpful. Good place for those who prefer little or no...More

Thank Barbara L
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The museum's website ( and this one ) claim that there are 3,000 items displayed at the Museum of Spanish Colonial Art, but this was certainly not the case. There are seven rooms total and 4 of them were devoted to the Frida Khalo exhibit....More

2  Thank smtucker
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Interesting exhibit of photographs or Freda Kaiho going on currently. The museum is small and had an interesting collection of artifacts.

Thank iconions
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Frida Khalo exhibit was wonderful. The space was very intimate. A must for a Santa Fe visit! Also there is a wonderful trail that heads out from the parking lot around to an interesting old structure that also leads to Museum Hill courtyard fro...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

I saw the Freda Kahlo photograph exhibit. This gallery did such a nice job displaying them. There is an intimacy that is warm and inviting here and I encourage one to visit.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

When we visited, there were two special exhibits: a collection of Frida Kahlo's photographs and an exhibit of Flamenco dancing. Both were excellent. And even though we knew a lot about Frida prior, the photographs were great. If you are somewhat pressed for time, you...More

Thank Darryl L
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