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Museum of Spanish Colonial Art

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Museum Spanish Colonial Art Santa Fe

All three museums I visited on Museum Hill are pretty light hearted and colorful. This is a fun... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Ann V
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The museum's website ( and this one ) claim that there are 3,000 items displayed at the Museum of... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
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This museum houses over 3,000 objects in its varied collection of Spanish Colonial art.
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Museum Hill, 750 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM
+1 505-982-2226
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

$10. per person (even Seniors) and not much to see. Much of it is displays of current artists with emphasis on "Day of the Dead".

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

All three museums I visited on Museum Hill are pretty light hearted and colorful. This is a fun museum, but I was disappointed that it does not have many Santos from the eighteenth and nineteenth century on display. The main exhibit was modern art based...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ann V
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Walked through the museum I about 29 minutes. Most if the exhibits are folk art. And some of it is somewhat bizarre. There some lovely antiques here as well. Would recommend as supplemental addition to your museuns

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Allansha
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Some interesting current displays, but thought by the name that more historical items would be displayed.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank travelingrose64
Reviewed 12 November 2017

we were lucky to be there during a photo exhibit of the life of Frida Kahlo; it was a wonderful exhibit

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Lorraine2010
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We arranged a vacation to Santa Fe, specifically to see the Frida Kahlo Exhibit "Mirrors" Lovely intimate photographs of this fascinating Artist. Small, doable Museum for age 5 months to age 88. Four of us wore our Frida headbands to get in the spirit. The...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank fromtex
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This museum is on Museum Hill, an easy mile drive from downtown, with free parking. Admission was $10 each, but as military, we got in free, and boy am I glad we did. I've long had an interest in the Spanish West, but the Museum...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank FinickyTraveller67
Reviewed 28 September 2017

There is so much to see on Museum Hill it is worth going a few times. This was my 2nd visit. Lunch at the restaurant reasonably priced and delcious generous portions. Waiter was friendly and helpful. Good place for those who prefer little or no...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The museum's website ( and this one ) claim that there are 3,000 items displayed at the Museum of Spanish Colonial Art, but this was certainly not the case. There are seven rooms total and 4 of them were devoted to the Frida Khalo exhibit....More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank smtucker
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Interesting exhibit of photographs or Freda Kaiho going on currently. The museum is small and had an interesting collection of artifacts.

Date of experience: September 2017
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