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The Vallarta Institute of Culture (IVC) is a Decentralized Public Organization (OPD) of the Puerto Vallarta Municipal Government.


The Vallarta Institute of Culture is the institution in charge of preserving in an integral manner the cultural heritage of Puerto Vallarta, as well as to support and generate programs oriented to the creation, development and entertainment of the diverse artistic and cultural manifestations.


  • To elevate the presence of art and culture in the municipality through projects, exhibitions and cultural events. Stimulate artistic and cultural creation with freedom of expression, in accordance with the municipal objective of promoting and disseminating local heritage and identity.

  • To value cultural diversity as a substantial element of human existence, recognizing that the nature of the port requires dialogue with the diverse cultures of the country and the world.

Last updated: March 13, 2022 · Charity ID: 721

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+52 322-223-0095
+52 322-113-0107
Aquiles Serdan 437 Int. 38, Isla Rio Cuale,
Emiliano Zapata, 48380,
Puerto Vallarta, Jal., Mexico

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