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Amazing place that inspires creativity

I have visited Casa Pueblo 4 times now and I always learn and see something new. The building is... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
1343michelle
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Maldonado, Uruguay
Unbelievable!

Totally worth the 300 pesos they charge for the museum. The view is just amazing, the exhibits are... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Mariana B
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Mar Mediterraneo, Punta Ballena, Maldonado 20003, Uruguay
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

I have visited Casa Pueblo 4 times now and I always learn and see something new. The building is an architectural delight and to be able to see the amazing work of the talented artist Carlos Paez Villaro is a real treat. The restaurant/ cafe...More

Thank 1343michelle
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Totally worth the 300 pesos they charge for the museum. The view is just amazing, the exhibits are great and the building is very unique. I would go again!

Thank Mariana B
Reviewed 9 August 2018

I have visited this with my family on our anniversary. We took the museum ticket(USD 10) and went inside. The view was awesome from the inside of the monument. However, it is a hotel too and also has a restaurent/bar on site. Next time we...More

Thank vermalovetotravel
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Visiting and seeing the works of Carlos Vilaro is a unique experience. It pretty much is obligatory to pay a visit to this museum in Punta Ballena. Learnt of history and his inspiration including the survival of his son in the 1972 Uruguayan Air Disaster....More

Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Vilaro was a prolific artist and builder. Casapueblo is an interesting architectural site and museum worth spending some time at when in the area. There is actually more as it is also a hotel, a museum shop and small coffeehouse. Admission is not very expensive....More

Thank rhbphoto
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Vilaró is probably the most international uruguayan artist in the recent history and this place reveals a lot how he got a great part of his inspiration. An incredible place on the top of a peninsula with a dazzling sea view. If this not enough,...More

Thank ROAlmeida
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We arrived there follow the good comments and we weren't disappointed. The museum is nice and interesting a little short. The coffe in the terrace is amazing, the food is good and the service as well. The landscape is outstanding. Go there to see the...More

Thank afmg-travel
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Wow, what a fascinating place with incredible artworks by an incredible man, Carlos Paez Vilaro. No doubt he has to be the most popular, talented and accomplished Uruguayan person in their history. This is a must place to visit in Punta Del Este especially if...More

Thank JOe19772014
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Casapueblo is the old summer house of Uruguayan plastic artist and architect Carlos Páez Vilaró, currently a house-sculpture that includes a museum, an art gallery and a hotel called Hotel Casapueblo or Club Hotel Casapueblo. It is located in Punta Ballena, near Punta del Este,...More

Thank Juliana M
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Don't miss this place! It took us about 20 min to go from punta del este to the busstop. Then you have to walk 1km. The entry was about 8€. It is absolutely worth to do it!

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