El Carmen Museum

Avenida Revolucion 4, S/N
San Angel, DF - Map It
(55) 5616-7477

AAA Editor Notes

El Carmen Museum (Museo del Carmen) is just s. of Av. La Paz at Av. Revolución #4 and Monasterio (Metro: Miguel A. de Quevedo, line 3). It occupies a former Carmelite convent dating from 1615. The building is distinguished by carved doors, baroque altarpieces, a fine collection of religious paintings and three domes, each tiled in a different color. The cloister's garden has a tropical look, unusual for Mexico City.
52 pesos (about $2.80 U.S.); free (ages 0-12 and 65+). Free to all Sun.
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 10-5.