Bellas Artes

Top 1% of attractions in San Miguel de Allende
8 / 10

3 expert reviews

“Once the cloister of the adjacent Convent of the Immaculate Conception, this impressive building has been an institute for the study of music, dance, and the visual arts since 1938.”

– Fodor's

Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"This former monastery was converted into a fine-arts school in 1938...the rest of the gallery holds temporary exhibitions from local artists, many of whom graduated from the school." Full review
Don't miss the murals of Pedro Martínez, plus the Siqueiros Room, which features the extraordinary unfinished mural by David Alfaro Siqueiros (it plays with your mind – we won't spoil the surprise).
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"Two blocks from the sidewalk cafes, shops and crowds of the main square of San Miguel de Allende is a lovely plot of pure peace." Full review