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Museo Violeta Parra

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Avenida Vicuna Mackenna N 37, Santiago 8330010, Chile
+56 2 2355 4600
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum has only been open for 3 year but it is still free to enter. We went to see it out of curiosity: 60 years ago in 1958, my dad came on a university expedition to Chile and wrote about how he and his...More

1  Thank Moyfriend
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interesting museum dedicated to artist Violeta parra who specialized in needlework and paintings. Admission is free, donations are accepted. Quick stop, it’s a small place, but worth it for the serenity

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum has only been open for 3 year but it is still free to enter. We went to see it out of curiosity: 60 years ago in 1958, my dad came on a university expedition to Chile and wrote about how he and his...More

1  Thank Moyfriend
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't miss this museum and get acquainted with Violeta Parra. You'll come away singin " Gracias a La Vida"

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed 14 September 2018

A small and affectionate museum about the very treasured Violeta Parra, a very strong, tender and not enough revered Chilean human rights artist and a vivid voice for the poor and the oppressed, with a perfect mix of works and details that makes the visit...More

Thank FGP-Subachoque
Reviewed 3 August 2018

A beautiful and informative exposition of Violeta Parra's life. The museum shows some of Violeta's pieces of arts with informative texts, videos and sounds. It's close to the subway. The entry is free.

Thank pamelagoya
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I'm embarrassed to say that I had never heard of Violeta Parra who is something of a legend in South America. Her life, and works hit all levels of creativity and emotions

Thank W4lking
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I read a review saying only if more non-Chilean or non-Hispanic speaking people know about Violeta Parra. I must admit I have never heard of her until I saw the top review ranking this museum received here and I'm very glad that I went visited....More

Thank regleung
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

There are not a lot of English signs or information at this museum but with my rudimentary Spanish I got the gist of who Violeta Parra was and her work on display was beautiful to look at. It’s free to go in; you have to...More

Thank EmzSB
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Parra is a historical figure in Chile, but mostly for her unorthodox life and early death. Her art doesn't seem quite as well known. The Parra weavings in this museum are the most impressive of her creations in my opinion, and are displayed well. I...More

Thank Hugo S
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Sometimes it's good to explore, I had no idea who Violeta Parra was, and although not a lot of English signs in the museum, I feel I do now. There is a lot of space in this place so maybe more things can be added...More

1  Thank boeingAde
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