Ensenada Museums & Galleries
Museo De Historia (Museum Of History)
A creatively designed rupestrian pathway and exhibition rooms focus on the
"Native People of Baja California" and "European Explorers and Missionaries."
Open daily 9:30am-2pm & 3-5 pm. Donations. In the north end of the Riviera del
Pacifico on Blvd. Costero, tel. . (011526) 177-0694.
Museo Historico Regional (Regional History Museum)
A permanent display of "People and Cultures of Meso-America" plus temporary
exhibitions in the 1886 military headquarters that served as the Ensenada jail
Open 10am-5pm, closed Mon. Donations. Av. Gastelum near Paseo Calle Primera,
tel. (011526) 178-2531.
Intriguing temporary cultural and historical exhibits in one of the oldest
buildings in town, the former Maritime Customs House, built in 1887.
Open Mon.-Fri. 9am-4pm. Av. Ryerson #99, tel/fax (011526) 178-2531.
"Caracol" Museo De Ciencias (Science Museum)
Interesting exhibition halls dedicated to astronomy, physics, paleontology and
marine sciences of Baja California.
Open Tues.-Fri. 9am-5pm, Sat. & Sun. 12-5 pm, closed Mon. Donations.Av. Obregon
#1463 between 14th & 15th st., tel. (011526) 178-7192, fax (011526) 178-6335.
Estero Beach Museum
An outstanding collection of folk art and artifacts entitled "40 Centuries of
Mexican Culture" in chronological exhibition rooms.
Open 9am-1pm & 2-5 pm, closed Tues. Donations. 6 miles south of town at Estero
Beach Resort, tel. (011526) 176-6225.
Museo Comunitario Del Valle De Guadalupe
A fascinating exhibition of Russian memorabilia and local Indian artifacts in a
Russian home dating from 1906.
Open 9am-5pm, closed Mon. Donations. Across from Monte Xanic Winery in Francisco
Zarco, Valle de Guadalupe, just off Highway 3 to Tecate,tel. (01152) 615-2060.
Galeria De Perez Meillon
Authentic native Paipai and Kuiai Indian crafts by local artisans, Tarahumara
and Casas Grandes pottery.
Open daily 10am-6pm. Blvd. Costero #1094-39 in Centro Artesanal, tel/fax
Galeria De La Cuidad
Monthly exhibitions of Baja California artists.
Open 9am-6pm, closed Sat. & Sun. In the north end of the Riviera del Pacifico on
Blvd. Costero, tel. (011526) 177-3130.
Galeria La Esquina De Bodegas
Monthly exhibitions of Mexican and international artists.
Open 8am-10pm, closed Sun. Across from Bodegas de Santo Tomas on Av. Miramar &
Calle 6,tel. (011526) 178-3557.
Taller De Artesanos Indigenas
Indian Artists Workshop with authentic Paipai and Kumiai arts and crafts.
Open Mon.-Fri. 9:30am-1:30pm. At Bodegas de Santo Tomas, Av. Miramar #666, tel.
Art Gallery / Studio Los Arcos
Original paintings, sculptures, fine and decorative arts by Baja California
Open Mon.-Sat. 10am-5pm, Sun. 10am-3pm, closed Tues. In Ejido Esteban Cantu on
the road to La Bufadora in Punta Banda, tel. (01152) 614-2066,4-2114.
Call for scheduled performances
Teatro Cultural Riviera
At the Riviera on Blvd. Costero, tel. (011526) 176-4233
Teatro Benito Juarez
Av. Guadalupe between Calles 2&3, tel. (011526) 176-2850
Teatro De La Ciudad
Av. Diamante s/n, tel. (011526) 177-0692
Sala De Tintos
At Bodegas de Santo Tomas, Av. Miramar #666, tel. (011526) 174-0807