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Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica

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Address: Calle 11 No. 4-41, Bogota, Colombia
Phone Number: (571)3431316 – (571)3431111
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Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Great little museum containing works of renowned Colombian painter and...

Great little museum containing works of renowned Colombian painter and sculptor, Fernando Botero.

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See Botero and other moderns

In addition to a "wide" assortment of Botero's signature rotund portraits in several media, this collection also includes an interesting and diverting assortment of works from... read more

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

In addition to a "wide" assortment of Botero's signature rotund portraits in several media, this collection also includes an interesting and diverting assortment of works from other prominent moderns.

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Bogota, Colombia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I went with my chinese friend to museo botero around 2 pm, is pretty cool, free, safe, there are another museums around that are interesting to visit, after that u can get a coffee, go to the Bolivar square, take a good camera if u planning to walk around, there is police around so not need to worry

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The biggest collection of World Art and Colombian art all together (in Colombia). It's free and its got a Cafe inside where you can eat a little somehting.

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Thank Mariana H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Botero Museum in Bogota offers two collections. First one is composed of several pieces of the artist personal collection and has paintings of Picasso, Bacon (portrait of a child, one of my favorite Bacon paintings), Chagall, a Dali sculpture and other treasures that you normally will find only in European cities. Second one is a comprehensive collection of Botero's paintings... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Is a good place to see paintings from several important artists..not only colombian. Thank you Mr. Botero for this donation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want to enjoy Bogota's city centre this an obligatory place to visit, the museum is run by Colombia's most important cultural entity: It's Central Bank. It has pieces from well-known painters of the XVIII and XIX century and also it contains works of Colombia's most important sculptor and Painter Fernando Botero. Also it has some Picasso's and others... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you like art, this is a cant miss. Great Botero works (art and sculptures), but also other great artists are there, such as Picasso, Dali, ect. And it is free!

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Coral Gables, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you like Botero, it's a must see. Entrance is free. You can take pictures. Gift shop nice - employees were very helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This museum has a large collection of Botero's paintings as well as an interesting number of older and Colombian paintings. Well worth a visit, especially as it is free!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A wonderful surprise! Particularly the newer part of the exhibition space, presenting temporary exhibitions. But of course worth a visit for the Botero collection alone...

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