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Always interesting to visit

This small museum has interesting exhibits that rotate. It is free and fun to visit. If you are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
San Francisco, California
Great for kids

If I had come with a small child, I might rate it higher, especially if my child took part in a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Reno, Nevada
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“textile museum”(30 reviews)
“small museum”(57 reviews)
“gift shop”(31 reviews)
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Callejon Hidalgo 917 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small museum has interesting exhibits that rotate. It is free and fun to visit. If you are looking for high quality textiles, the gift shop has some (with prices to match the quality). Well worth a visit.

Thank CLT29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If I had come with a small child, I might rate it higher, especially if my child took part in a hands-on demonstration. The museum is pretty small but I did learn a couple things while in there. If you have a child, you really...More

Thank McBubby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small museum is dedicated to the beautiful handmade textiles of Oaxaca, both historical and contemporaneous. Definitely one of my favorite places to visit (and I'm a resident). The gift shop - like any other - is very expensive. You will find some unique and...More

Thank agavebeat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum organizes conferences and many other events on textiles that are very worth seeing. Not to be missed.

Thank Designs1
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We loved the current exhibit of sculptural weaving. Don't miss the shop for sale of the exquisite fine weaving of Oaxaca.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

This little museum always has amazing exhibits. Who knew that textiles could be so fascinating? A fun, interesting taste of Oaxaca culture.

Thank gourmandglutton
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

This is a free museum—a good way to kill time, but nothing special in my opinion. I went through the whole place in about 10 minutes.

Thank Sonia M
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

It was a learning experience for me! I saw different outfits displayed at the museum, and learned of where, when, and by whom they are worn. I learned about rug making as well.

Thank Zoila P
Reviewed 19 April 2018

I always visit Oaxacas Textile Museum when i am sourcing in Oaxaca, its Exhibitions are constantly changing so I never see the same Exhibition twice. Although I have been buying from Artisans all over Mexico since 1997 I always learn something new when I visit....More

Thank Zara E
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building with rotating exhibition space and hands-on activities for kids. The permanent collection is beautiful but limited.

Thank Virginia L
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4 April 2015|
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Response from SteveBot | Reviewed this property |
Free, but donations are encouraged. Nice gift shop. That's another way to support them.