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Museo Benito Quinquela Martin

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Must see♡

Great museum, amazing artist he has captured the soul of La Boca. Can watch every painting for... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Great Artist, Great Vision, Great Museum

Here is an artist that deserves to be ranked with the English painter Turner. Benito Martin has... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
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27 Sep 2018
“Must see♡”
2 Apr 2018
“Great Artist, Great Vision, Great Museum”
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Avenida Pedro de Mendoza 1843 35, Buenos Aires C1169AAC, Argentina
La Boca
+54 11 4301-1080
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

Great museum, amazing artist he has captured the soul of La Boca. Can watch every painting for hours. And his house was incredible. Beautiful visit

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Here is an artist that deserves to be ranked with the English painter Turner. Benito Martin has captured the heart of La Boca and the great heart of the Porteno city: It’s vital immigrant class of workers and builders. His brush work bespeaks the energy...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

A quality museum that showcases life in La Boca. The artworks are amazing and well worth the 20 pesos to visit. The view of the wharf and insight into artists life and inspiration. Great work.

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Self guided tour... has gallery with work from other artists. Lots of large pieces of Martin's work, his home is in the same building as the museum.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you are visiting La Boca, I would advise you to visit this small museum as it belongs to one of the most important artists from that area. For 40 pesos, you would enjoy the lovely paintings as well as the personal belongings of the...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Museo Benito Quinquela Martin, located on the waterfront in the tourist area in the Boca-neighbourhood, boasts the works of this wonderful painter. The large format paintings show the work and life of the poor workers in this neighbourhood. Very impressive!

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La Boca
A neighbourhood defined by its immigrant roots, La
Boca still maintains this past alive in its streets
today. Due to its proximity to the river, the
neighbourhood became the preferred settling area for
immigrants of a wide variety of origins, who ended up
living together in the conventillos. Thus, these
houses became a melting pot of different cultures and
traditions that birthed creations like tango and
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