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Museum of Popular Arts and Industries

Pátzcuaro

If your visit to Pátzcuaro left you wanting to know more about the history of the cultures and the history of Michoacán, then you should visit the Museum of Popular Arts and Industries. This site was founded in 1938 and is member of the network of the National Institute of Anthropology and History.

You can learn about: the history of hunting, agriculture and fishing in the region; pottery techniques; the production of vegetable fibers; cane pulp work; dress; the different genres of music that characterize the region; among others, in the ten rooms that are available to visit in this museum.

The building on this precinct really stands out, since the construction dates from the 16th century. Where in addition to the museum collection, it has a library and organizes educational workshops.

The Museum of Popular Arts and Industries is open from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:00. And if you wish, you can request a guided tour upon arrival.

Getting there is easy, since it is located in the Historical Center of the city of Pátzcuaro, so at the end of your tour you will be very close to the downtown so you can continue discovering the destination.
If your visit to Pátzcuaro left you wanting to know more about the history of the cultures and the history of Michoacán, then you should visit the Museum of Popular Arts and Industries. This site was founded in 1938 and is member of the network of the National Institute of Anthropology and History.

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You can learn about: the history of hunting, agriculture and fishing in the region; pottery techniques; the production of vegetable fibers; cane pulp work; dress; the different genres of music that characterize the region; among others, in the ten rooms that are available to visit in this museum.

The building on this precinct really stands out, since the construction dates from the 16th century. Where in addition to the museum collection, it has a library and organizes educational workshops.

The Museum of Popular Arts and Industries is open from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:00. And if you wish, you can request a guided tour upon arrival.

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