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Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellin

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Address: Sede Ciudad Del Rio Carrera 44 N0 19A-100 | Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
Phone Number: +57(4)4442622
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Depends on the exhibition

When we visited the place there were two exhibitions, one about space and one about visual art in the 70s , ok, but we needed just around 30 minutes - inform yourself at the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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Medellin, Colombia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

They always come up with good expositions and workshops, the store is a good place to take souvenirs back home, i rwally like it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

When we visited the place there were two exhibitions, one about space and one about visual art in the 70s , ok, but we needed just around 30 minutes - inform yourself at the website if it is worth a visit! The place is huge, so I guess they have more to offer from time to time

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Sydney, Australia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
22 attraction reviews
318 helpful votes 318 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

Always enjoy a visit to a Gallery of Modern Art. The limited work on display was great, but it's really only a 45 min visit. 2 long galleries, cafe and gift shop. We took the time to walk from El Pablado so it at least felt like a morning out and about. No English on work, but that's fine -... More 

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Brewster, New York
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144 reviews 144 reviews
22 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I enjoyed the exhibits at the Modern Art Museum, but I must say it is quite small. The descriptions are only in spanish, which was disappointing for me, as much of the "cartoon" exhibit contained dialogue. I was done in 25 minutes.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

It is very small but well curated, cleanly designed in a former of industrial building. A very nice restaurant next door. Well conceived exhibits at the level of any modern art museum around the world PLUS friendly staff and a nice store with plenty of Colombian art

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Lovely little (emphasis) museum with an excellent exhibits. You can see the entire museum in an hour or so. In a a great neighborhood near metro.

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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I really enjoyed my visit to the Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellin. Before this trip I was not so familiar with the art of Botero, but this was obviously a great introduction and view of his work, which I really enjoyed. The other collection of modern art also had some very cool pieces for me. One draw-back is that... More 

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Beziers, France
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94 reviews 94 reviews
10 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I very much enjoy visiting museums of contemporary art as I feel they are a living testament of local culture and history. This display takes all of 10 minutes to complete without a single item holding ones attention for more that an instant.. Although the buildings pillars adorned with the sponsors name did stop me for a while. I took... More 

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Culver City, California
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27 attraction reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

You can probably see the collection in the Museo de Arte Moderno in about one hour. I understand the exhibitions change about every two months. And the works I saw were very interesting. Also - my guide book said that the museum is open on Mondays. Not true - that's the one day it is closed.

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Vermont
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121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I enjoyed this building and the current show that is a retrospective of works shown here before from 1990 to the present. The place has a lovely feel. However take note that it is very small, only four or five rooms, so making a special trip may disappoint some. I personally enjoyed it as I prefer small contemplative locales. I... More 

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