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Museo de Arte del Banco de la Republica

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Address: Calle 11 No. 4-21, Bogota, Colombia
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Colombian art collection from the colonial period to the present.

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Five stars for Obregon's La Violencia - Must View

This museum introduced me to several latin american artists I had never heard of. Am very, very glad I went. you should go too!

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Jeff B
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

This museum introduced me to several latin american artists I had never heard of. Am very, very glad I went. you should go too!

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Torrance, California
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

This museum is connected to Botero's museum. So if you visit Botero, you can easily access to this one also. This place displays different types of artworks and also you can see earlier artworks of Botero too.

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

This museum is attached to the Botero museum. So if you visit the Botero museum (and you probably will), allow some extra time to visit this one - at least an extra hour. I think this one is free also and you will see wonderful artists that you probably will not have the opportunity to see much of outside of... More 

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Bielefeld, Germany
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

The museum is divided in the exhibition of F. Boteros and art from all over the world. The last includes paintings of famous french painters like Picasso, Monet or Miró, also Max Ernst just for giving some examples. The other part shows only paintings and sculptures of F. Botero. You should know this famous colombian artist if you are traveling... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This museum is a great option if you are interested in art or if it's raining. It's divided in the museum of Fernando Botera, an grat colombian artist, and the art museum with paintings from Picasso, Miró, Max Ernst,.... In the yard there is space for sitting and having a break, it's located very central and morover the entranc is... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We spent hours here as there are 3 different museums. IF you are an art lover the collections here will not disappoint. Picasso, Dali, Botero and many others, the collection is quite impressive.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

A lovely gallery with some interesting and well known works. It also has large temporary exhibitions and a very nice cafe.

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Luxor, Egypt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Hight standing contemporary exhibitions in this museum. Free of charge, it's located in the historical center La candelaria.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This museum plus the Moneda Museum and Botero Museum are located at the same location. I spent about 2 hours here admiring the various art exhibits and some history about them. There are 5 floors of exhibits, separated by various time frames. Photo-taking is allowed, provided flash is not used. I also enjoyed it beautiful spiral wood staircase.

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Reviewed 1 September 2016

A good, free art museum with quality art from mostly Colombian artists. If you don't like modern art, then you probably will not enjoy this museum. In my opinion the Botero museum next door is much better. It is generally pretty empty, but it may be safest to go in the morning hours to avoid crowds.

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