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Quinta De Anauco

Caracas, Venezuela
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Ranked #24 of 85 Attractions in Caracas
Type: Art Museums
Most recent review
- Jul 26, 2014
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English first
Caracas, Venezuela
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Why this? A well balanced blend of local colonial time history plus lush tropical gardens encapsulated in quiet space amid a pretty noisy and not so safe neighbourhood. Worth venture it. Compulsory guided visit with some chance of finding a bilingual guide .

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
18 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Not at all sure why others have complained in Spanish and in English that the environs are super dangerous. Please do not let this deter you. Caracas is a madhouse, yet this place is superb. I did the guided tour in Spanish with Ambar, who was fantastic. There were three of us in our group: me, the driver and a... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

An oasis in Caracas, perfectly restored historic house, with a beautiful collection of paintings, sculptures and every day objects from the Colonial times. A great taste of traditional Caracas

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Caracas, Venezuela
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

It has a museum, and the house and grounds are well kept . Unfortunately there is a slum area just next to it making the entrance a bit dodgy and dangerous and drawing out any pleasure in going there. On occasion they hold classical chamber music concerts on sunday mornings. do not visit on a busy weekday, saturday or sundays... More

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New York City
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2010

Enter through tree- shaded drive and the restored 18th C. Spanish country house charms you. On a cool hillside, youthful volunteers give a guided tour for 45 min. of the 22 rooms. Lovely hand painted walls, period furnishings, garden and patio with calabash trees. Many works of silver, ceramics and religious items. Women's parlor, lovely inlaid furniture, impressive living &... More

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