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Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica

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Great little museum containing works of renowned Colombian painter and sculptor, Fernando Botero.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Calle 11 No. 4-41, Bogota 250051, Colombia
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Reviewed today

If you like Botero sculptures and painting, you will like this museum. Beyond the art, it has beautiful courtyard gardens and a nice restaurant. It's free.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank stevewww6
Reviewed yesterday

This museum space is fee. it is sponsored and taken care of the nacional bank. The buildings are colonian style and the museum explains well history of money

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing painter and sculptor Botero. Super enjoyable day spent with surrounding Picasso, Chagall and other great artists!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank mattbJ3226RY
Reviewed 6 days ago

Not being a lover of art galleries I was reluctant to visit the Botero Museum but was so glad I did. His painting were weird but wonderful, and quite amusing.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Diamondlilksa
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Museo de Fernando Botero- really nice museum mainly showing Fernando Botero art. Botero is known for his chubby characters. Also several Picasso’s, Renoir, Dega, and others works are displayed here. Small gift shop sells magnets and other items with Botero‘s paintings. I also found magnets...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank craftywriter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst we were already acquainted with the artist, this gave us a much deeper understanding of his work. The audio guide is a must-have, be careful at the beginning, the numbers and the room sequence isn’t very clear.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank smirkingman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Paintings and Sculptures of Maestro Fernando Botero are displayed in an intimate setting that reflects a Colonial Era with touches of the 20th century which fits perfectly with the Style of Botero.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank elexigente2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice museum, and it's free! Works of Botero and some famous 20th century artists (such as Picasso). The building is lovely and centered around a nice garden. If you are unfamiliar with Botero's work, take a tour or read up on him. Contrary to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Anne Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was unfamiliar with Botero's artwork so I decided to take advantage of free admission and wander through. His artwork is distinctive and I enjoyed my visit. I'm not a museum type person but this one was nice and not overwhelming.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank BoydChicks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful easy to navigate museum. Lockers available, and the desk was kind enough to call a taxi for me. Enjoyed the experience!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Jamie K
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Travellady0417
December 7, 2016|
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Response from Blanca P | Reviewed this property |
You can contact a guide to speak english in the reception.
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January 28, 2016|
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I did not see wheelchairs as they have in New York. Only the first floor would be possible but there are a few steps up from the street. This museum is in a 250 year old home, so it's not like the Museo de Oro, modern and... More
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December 16, 2015|
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Response from Emiranda05 | Reviewed this property |
2 hours works. But if you really love to see deeply all the works. You could spend as much as 3-4 hours.
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