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Friday 15 of January 2021

Museums in Puebla to Extend Opening Hours this Saturday


The view from the top of the Museo Amparo, one of the 28 cultural centers involved in the event,photo: Wikipedia
The view from the top of the Museo Amparo, one of the 28 cultural centers involved in the event,photo: Wikipedia
The participating museums will extend their opening hours until 9 or 10 p.m. with free admission

Hoping to bring more visitors to see art, science and technology collections, this Saturday will see the second edition of the Night of Museums in Puebla. There will be 28 cultural spaces involved.

The participating museums will extend their opening hours until 9 p.m. or 10 p.m. with free admission.

The objective of the event is to offer the local population, as well as tourists, more cultural options in the city. Is also a collective effort to promote the enjoyment of the city’s beautiful Historic Center.

The Puebla Secretary of Tourism, Alejandro Cañedo Priesca, announced that the most recent Museum Night held on February 4 had a record attendance of 18,668 people, and estimated that by the middle of this year one million visitors will be registered for the events.

Those interested can consult the list of participating cultural venues, as well as their schedules on the website http://www.pueblacapital.gob.mx.