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Walter Mercado Pop-Up Exhibit

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, Walter Mercado (1932 – 2019) was Latin America’s beloved spiritual advisor, best known for his astrology television shows. His daily horoscope readings and flamboyant persona captivated the attention of millions of Spanish-speaking people worldwide. Mercado’s fluid blend of beliefs and gender presented an expansive alternative to the traditional Catholic practices of many Latin American cultures. 

Visit this Walter Mercado pop-up exhibition to learn more about Walter through a collection of his personal items.

Curated by Anaís Cezanné Caro from The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture’s permanent collection.

  • Type: Exhibit Openings
  • Time: September 20, 2022 - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Venue:The National Puerto Rican Museum 3015 W. Division St.
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