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Museo Olga Costa Jose Chavez Morad

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A jewel of a museum

The home of artists Olga Costa and Jose Chavez Morada has been converted to a museum showcasing... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
TheresaCanada
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Canada
Beautiful Work and House

This was one of the most well organized museums/houses we have been to. Every little attention to... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
BethWallace
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Stone Mountain, Georgia, United States
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Pastita No. 158, Torre del Arco, Guanajuato, Mexico
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The home of artists Olga Costa and Jose Chavez Morada has been converted to a museum showcasing their work as well as featuring different exhibits from other Mexican artists. One floor of their home is maintained as it was when they were living there and...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

This was one of the most well organized museums/houses we have been to. Every little attention to detail was great. The house is wonderful, and the artwork of the two is spectacular. Many of Chavez Morado's pieces are lithographs because the originals are in the...More

Thank BethWallace
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Out-of-way but so worth the trip. Art collection from their travels plus their own work - Olga's is more approachable perhaps, his is political. A lot of his work is in other places in GTO so helpful to get some context.

Thank mercer202
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Went to this museum on my last day based on the recommendation of a local. They were a husband/wife pair of artists with different styles. Their house is not in the center of town -you will need to take an inexpensive cab there. They were...More

Thank Charlie G
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This museum is the former house of two artists. The house is beautiful as is the setting. Their collection of curios is interesting. The separate studio of one of the homeowners is now a temporary exhibition space. I enjoyed the temporary exhibition when I visited....More

Thank packedandready2go
Reviewed 21 March 2012

As noted by others, the walk to the museum itself is part of the experience. Because the collection is small, you can focus on the individual works and really enjoy them rather than feeling overwhelmed or pressed for time. I particularly enjoyed the interesting modern...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 2 February 2012

After a leisurely stroll up the hill into Pastita, you get to the old ruins that were converted into the artists' , Olga Costa and Jose Chaves Morado, studio and home. The main floor houses some of the items collected by the two while the...More

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