Museum of the Cultures of Oaxaca | Former Convent of Santo Domingo de Guzmán

  • CATEGORY: Cultural Centers
  • PHONES: (951) 516 9741, 516 2991 ext. 105


The Cultural Center is located in the former convent of Santo Domingo de Guzmán (Saint Dominic of Guzman), built by the Dominican order between the 16th and 17th centuries. It is one of the most relevant buildings of Oaxaca. On December 19, 1972, it was inaugurated with the name of: Regional Museum of Oaxaca, and in 1998 changed its name after the recovery, restoration of the building, and the elaboration of a new museological approach.


Macedonio Alcalá s/n, Col. Oaxaca Centro, C.P. 68000, Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca


From Tuesday to Sunday, 10:00 - 18:30 hrs.
El domingo gratuito para nacionales, tercera edad, niños menores de 13 años, trabajadores de la educación




Guide visits | Ticket office | Newspaper library | Checkroom | Auditorium


Amelia Lara Tamburrino
Tel. (951) 516 9741, 516 2991 ext. 105 y