Bellas Artes Museum

The Palace of Fine Arts immediate background to the building that housed the old National Theatre, considered the most important of its kind in the artistic and cultural life of our country during the second half of the nineteenth century. At the beginning of the twentieth century, as part architectural program with which he was embellishing the City of Mexico, first thought renew, but we chose to demolish it to build another, according to urban and cultural growth of the city. The location of the new theater was the subject of a detailed study by both the authorities and its architect, the Italian Adamo Boari. Finally, in 1901, had already decided that is placed on one side of the Alameda Central. Mural paintings of Rivera, Orozco and Siqueiros. National and International exhibitions. Av. Juarez and Eje Central Lazaro Cardenas, Hours of Operation: Monday to Saturday 11:00 to 19:00 Sundays, 10:00 to 19:00 • Cash payment with currency, credit or debit card (issued in Mexico) and American Express. • By telephone 5325 9000 Ticketmaster System • The same day of the performance until 30 minutes before To purchase tickets, please check date and time of the performance. No change, returns and cancellations Discounts: • 50% in national shows produced by the National Institute of Fine Arts, teachers, students and members INAPAM • These are granted discounts at the box office with proper identification, up to 30 minutes before the event and are handled personally

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Bellas Artes Museum
Location: Avenida Hidalgo 1 Centro
Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Languages: English, Spanish
Description: The Palace of Fine Arts immediate background to the building that housed the old National Theatre, considered the most important of its kind in the artistic and cultural life of our country during the second half of the nineteenth century. At the beginning of the twentieth century, as part architectural program with which he was embellishing the City of Mexico, first thought renew, but we chose to demolish it to build another, according to urban and cultural growth of the city. The location of the new theater was the subject of a detailed study by both the authorities and its architect, the Italian Adamo Boari. Finally, in 1901, had already decided that is placed on one side of the Alameda Central. Mural paintings of Rivera, Orozco and Siqueiros. National and International exhibitions. Av. Juarez and Eje Central Lazaro Cardenas, Hours of Operation: Monday to Saturday 11:00 to 19:00 Sundays, 10:00 to 19:00 • Cash payment with currency, credit or debit card (issued in Mexico) and American Express. • By telephone 5325 9000 Ticketmaster System • The same day of the performance until 30 minutes before To purchase tickets, please check date and time of the performance. No change, returns and cancellations Discounts: • 50% in national shows produced by the National Institute of Fine Arts, teachers, students and members INAPAM • These are granted discounts at the box office with proper identification, up to 30 minutes before the event and are handled personally
Website: http://www.palacio.bellasartes.gob.mx/
Telephone: Office: +52 5552821964 (Landline)
Products/Services: Museums