Museo de Arte de Ponce

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Museum of Art of Ponce Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q3137182
Museo de Arte, Ponce, Puerto Rico-Exterior.jpg
Native name Museo de Arte de Ponce
Location 2325 Avenida Las Américas
Ponce, Puerto Rico
United States
Coordinates 18° 00′ 14.65″ N, 66° 37′ 01.06″ W Link to OpenStreetMap  Link to Google Maps
Established
Website Museo de Arte de Ponce
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English: The Museo de Arte de Ponce (Ponce Museum of Art) located in the southern city of Ponce, in Puerto Rico.
  • The museum holds a large collection of over 3,000 pieces distributed among fourteen galleries and the sculpture garden.
  • The initial collection and museum was founded by Luis A. Ferré, born in Ponce and a philanthropist, politician, and art collector. It opened in it's first location in 1959 (present day Centro Cultural de Ponce), and at the current location on Las Americas Avenue in 1965.
  • The Museo de Arte de Ponce's modernist design is by architect Edward Durell Stone.

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