Secretaría de Cultura

Macedonio Alcala Theater

Oaxaca de Juárez

The theatre, whose construction begins in 1903, was a project in charge of the military engineer Rodolfo Franco. It was inaugurated on September 5, 19...

BS Children’s Library of Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

This space is part of the Alfredo Harp Helú Foundation – Oaxaca (FAHHO). It aims to integrate reading into children’s daily life in...

Ex Convent of San Pablo

Oaxaca de Juárez

It is the venue of the Alfredo Harp Helu Foundation (FAHHO) in Oaxaca and its mission is to spread the work of the foundation that since 1994 has inve...

Juarez Theater - Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

This precinct occupies today the theatre that was previously used by the Congress of the State. After its remodeling, the building was turned into an ...

Museum of Painters of Oaxaca (MUPO)

Oaxaca de Juárez

The Museum of Painters of Oaxaca (MUPO) is a space created to keep, preserve, and promote the work of the artists from Oaxaca on a national and intern...

Andrés Henestrosa Library

Oaxaca de Juárez

Andrés Henestrosa Library has over 60 thousand books. Most of them are focused on Humanities and History of México, its heritage also in...

Museum of Philately of Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

The Museum of Philately of Oaxaca –MUFI– is a non-profit civil association dedicated to preserve and spread the Mexico and world philately...

State Museum of Oaxaca Folk Art

San Bartolo Coyotepec

It is a space meant to promote and encourage folk art in the state of Oaxaca where the artisans from San Bartolo Coyotepec participate as well as thos...

Alvaro Carrillo Theater

Oaxaca de Juárez

It is part of the Cultural Center of Oaxaca, and it was designed by the architect Abraham Zabludowsky and inaugurated in 1992. There take place theate...

Textile Museum of Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

The Textile Museum of Oaxaca offers an overview about textiles from Oaxaca, Mexico and the world. The museum promotes textile diversification as for d...

House of the City

Oaxaca de Juárez

The House of the City is a cultural space that provides information about the origin, development and maintenance of Oaxaca’s Historical Center....

Graphic Arts Institute of Oaxaca (IAGO)

Oaxaca de Juárez

Graphic Arts Institute of Oaxaca is an institution that houses one of the most important graphic art collections in Latin America.  It’s a ...

House of Culture of Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

In the mid sixties, the ex-convent of the "Seven Princes" was restored and there was installed the School of Arts and Trades, but due to the...

Santo Domingo Cultural Center | Former Convent of Santo Domingo de Guzmán

Oaxaca de Juárez

The Cultural Center is located in the former convent of Santo Domingo de Guzmán (Saint Dominic of Guzman), built by the Dominican order between...

Under the Laurel

Oaxaca de Juárez

The different attractions of Oaxaca’s Main Square include a great variety of stores located on their sides, among restaurants of regional and in...

Museum of the Mexican Railroad of the South

Oaxaca de Juárez

The old Oaxaca station of the Railroad is located in Madero 511, Neighborhood of the Ex-marquisate, within the historical downtown of Oaxaca de Ju&aac...

Main Square of Oaxaca City

Oaxaca de Juárez

Proclaimed Heritage of Humanity on 1987. Oaxaca is a colonial city established in the fertile valley of its name, in the Sierra Madre del Sur, designe...

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Photographic Center

Oaxaca de Juárez

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Photographic Center, has been formed as a non-profit association, founded in September, 1996 on the initiative of Francisc...

Museum of Contemporary Art of Oaxaca (MACO)

Oaxaca de Juárez

The venue of the museum is an old house built in the late 17th century and early 18th century by the Lazo de la Vega and Pinelo Families whose coat of...

Zegache Community Workshops, C.A.

Oaxaca de Juárez

Zegache Community Workshops created by the artist Rodolfo Morales, were reactivated in 2004. Currently, they constitute a civil association supported ...

Ministry of Culture and Arts of Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

The Ministry of Culture and Arts of Oaxaca aims to be a dependency that protects and safeguards the rights and cultural heritage of Oaxaca, guaranteei...

San Agustín Arts Center, Oaxaca

San Agustín Etla

The San Agustín Arts Center is the first ecological art center in Latin America, it’s located in the ex factory of Hilados y Tejidos La S...

Public Central Library

Oaxaca de Juárez

This building dates back to the beginning of the 19th century. In the beginning it was used as private elementary school for girls. The bishop Eulogio...

Juarez Avenue. El Llano. Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

The work of the Secretariat focuses on training audiences by promoting local cultural expressions and Oaxacan artists; to disseminate the works of art...

Benito Juárez Autonomous University of Oaxaca (UABJO)

Oaxaca de Juárez

Over one hundred seventy-five years ago, on January 8th, 1827, in this capital; on San Nicolás St., currently Hidalgo Av., The Institute of Sci...

Juárez House Site Museum

Oaxaca de Juárez

The modest colonial construction was remodeled and transformed into a little Historic Museum; it opened its doors on December 28th, 1974. We can find ...

Former Convent of Santo Domingo de Yanhuitlán

Santo Domingo Yanhuitlán

It is a colonial construction from the 16th century with typical characteristics of the Dominican order. Of Gothic and plateresque style, it was built...

Juan de Córdova Research Library

Oaxaca de Juárez

Juan de Córdova Research Library is an initiative of the Alfredo Harp Helú Foundation – Oaxaca. It assembles services and academic...

Dance Square

Oaxaca de Juárez

The ensemble is at the base of Cerro del Fortín, called before De la Soledad or Del Calvario. It’s part of Soledad Temple, of San Jos&eac...

Juárez Library

Oaxaca de Juárez

The library of the IAGO (Institute of Graphic Arts of Oaxaca), founded by the painter Francisco Toledo, holds one of the most important public library...

Oaxaca Children’s Museum

Oaxaca de Juárez

Oaxaca Children’s Museum (MIO), infrastructure work culminated at the Old Railway Station was opened on March 3rd, 2017. The old station is p...

Quetzalli Warehouse

Oaxaca de Juárez

Today, Quetzalli Gallery has expanded its areas of action. Its headquarters were originally in its venue located in Constitution St.,...

Temple and Former Convent of Our Lady of Mercy

Oaxaca de Juárez

It emerged from the need to have a midpoint in the communication between Mexico and the missionary zone in Guatemala. It was founded by the Order of O...

Onsite Museum of Monte Albán

Oaxaca de Juárez

It protects part of the collection of Engraved Steles found in the archaeological area that show the development of the writing system during the four...

Santa Ana del Valle

Santa Ana del Valle

Santa Ana del Valle is a Zapotec community that has achieved to preserve its native language and traditions, mainly, that of being a community of weav...

López Mateos Street

Oaxaca de Juárez

This street has the name of the 55th President of Mexico.

Church of San Matías Jalatlaco

Oaxaca de Juárez

In the neighborhood of Jalatlaco one can visit the Church of San Matías Jalatlaco. It isn’t possible to establish with precision the date...

Children Dance Workshop of Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

The Children Dance Workshop of Oaxaca was created on the spring of 2006, with the support of Alfredo Harp Helú Foundation, with the objective o...

Guelaguetza Auditorium

Oaxaca de Juárez

It was expressly built for the presentation of the festivity of Guelaguetza or “Monday of the Mount”, with a Pre-Hispanic origin, now turn...

Juárez House On Site Museum

Oaxaca de Juárez

The humble colonial building was conditioned and turned into a small history museum, which opened on December 28th, 1974. The rooms harbor objects and...

Fábrica de hielo

Oaxaca de Juárez

On the year 2006, with the support of the Alfredo Harp Helú Foundation Oaxaca, the dance workshop was created in order to give a space for the ...

Xoxocotlán Central Park

Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán

It’s located in the central part of the state, in the region of the Central Valleys, it belongs to the Central District. The park is a free s...

Basilica of Our Lady of Solitude

Oaxaca de Juárez

The church was erected in the place where the image of the Virgin of Our Lady of Solitude appeared on 1543. After several additions, the church was el...

8 Deer Claw Jaguar Museum

Oaxaca de Juárez

Exhibition of pictorial documents describing, in detail, the events in the life of the King 8 Deer.

The Assumption Cathedral

Oaxaca de Juárez

The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption in the city of Oaxaca, Mexico, is the headquarters of the Antequera Archdiocese.

Ethnobotanical Garden of Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

The Ethnobotanical Garden was proposed in 1993 as initiative of the maestro Francisco Toledo and the civil association PRO-OAX (Board for the Defense ...

Ciudad de las Canteras Outdoors Theatre

Oaxaca de Juárez

A city that is Heritage of the Humanity. Located inside a large recreational area, the Outdoors Theatre develops puppet shows, plays, monologues, read...

Frissel Museum of Zapotec Art

San Pablo Villa de Mitla

It offers a general overview of the evolution of the Zapotec and Mixtec art.

Palace Museum- Diversity Space

Oaxaca de Juárez

Interactive museum that emerges as a window to complement the universal knowledge to reaffirm the identity and encourage the pride of being of Oaxaca....

Juan Rulfo Theater

Oaxaca de Juárez

World Heritage City. Here are performed recitals, theater plays and concerts.

St. Philip Neri

Oaxaca de Juárez

It’s one of the most notable colonial monuments of the 17t century. Its construction began in 1633. Benito Juárez García and Ma...

Belber Jiménez Museum

Oaxaca de Juárez

Renovated Colonial building, transformed into a small historical museum, opened on December 28th, 1974. The rooms house objects and furniture; also so...

Our Lady of the Snows

Oaxaca de Juárez

The chapel was established at the end of the 16th century and was rebuilt on the 18th century. Its façade, really austere, shows the image o...

Saint Francis and the Third Order

Oaxaca de Juárez

It was built between 1733 and 1734.

Church of Saint John of God

Oaxaca de Juárez

The first church in Oaxaca, where the first mass was officiated.

Church of Santo Domingo

Oaxaca de Juárez

Temple with a Baroque architecture of the New Spain. The earliest projects for its construction come from 1551.

Nocheztlicalli Living Museum of the Cochineal

Oaxaca de Juárez

The cochineal is an insect from which we obtain a 100% natural dye. The dye and the carminic acid are widely used in different industries, such as the...

Church of San Agustín

Oaxaca de Juárez

Baroque style façade, one of the most attractive of the city.

Musical Studies Institute of Oaxaca, IEMO

Oaxaca de Juárez

A school of initiation to music, aimed at children 3 to 13 years of age, with specialties in: violin, viola, cello, counter bass, flute, oboe, clarine...

Eduardo Mata Sound Recordings Library of the Graphic Arts Institute of Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

Presently located in a 19th century building, restored and conditioned to share its premises with the Manuel Álvarez Bravo Photographic Center,...

Rufino Tamayo Museum of Pre-Hispanic Art of Mexico

Oaxaca de Juárez

A collection created by the painter Rufino Tamayo; he created this important museum in order to make it known. The colors used in the five rooms of th...

La Jícara. Cultural Freespace

Oaxaca de Juárez

La Jícara is a space, a house, and a recipient holding books and graphic materials, book launches, exhibitions, cinema, and music. A freespace ...

Regional Museum of the Cultures of Oaxaca

Oaxaca de Juárez

The rooms of history and ethnography present the political, religious, and military aspects of the different cultures in Oaxaca; in them we can notice...

Atzompa Monumental Complex

Atzompa was one of Monte Albán’s monumental complexes. One of the peculiarities of the archaeological zone is the existence of three ball...

Estuary of the Copalita River

Santa María Huatulco

The earliest occupation of this settlement dates from the Middle Preclassic period, when the construction of ceremonial platforms and habitable terrac...


It was an important urban center during the Late Classic period, and as one of the independent and competing city-states of the Central Valleys of Oax...


Villa de Zaachila

Zaachila was a pre-Hispanic city-state, one of the few Mixtec-Zapotec capitals that were still inhabited when the Spaniards arrived. It was inhabited ...

Monte Albán

It was one of Mesoamerica’s most important pre-Hispanic cities. Erected over the top of a mountain in the middle of the Central Valleys of Oaxac...


Dainzú is a Zapoteca settlement, located in the valley of Tlacolula. Although it is contemporary to Monte Alban, its foundation dates back befo...

House of Cacica BS Children and Youths Library

San Pedro y San Pablo Teposcolula

House of Cacica is a one-of-its-kind indigenous palace. It was built on 1560, settled in the Mixtec region in Oaxaca. Presently, it harbors a library ...

Soledad Museum

Oaxaca de Juárez

In fact the museum is a small exhibition integrated by some religious paintings and items.

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