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Museo del Carmen Alto

Garcia Moreno y Rocafuerte | Junto al Arco de la Reina, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-288-1513
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Wonderful Museum with great religious art

You can walk around by yourself or take a tour of this Museo. The attended point you to the next... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
David20130609
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Interesting museum, will visit the temporary exhibits again.

My sister and I visited the museum, and were able to have a guided tour of only the first floor... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2017
504to593
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Garcia Moreno y Rocafuerte | Junto al Arco de la Reina, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

You can walk around by yourself or take a tour of this Museo. The attended point you to the next room. Beautiful art and building. You get to see how nuns life day to day. Original art work (murals) on inside of the court yard.

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Reviewed August 12, 2017

My sister and I visited the museum, and were able to have a guided tour of only the first floor. Fascinating museum showing not just colonial convent life and history of the Carmelites in South America, but also how the home was where St. Mariana...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2017

This is certainly one of the best museums in Ecuador. ¡Be prepare to an international experience of history, art, culture, and architecture! You'll visit one of the most beautiful and best preserved colonial monasteries of Quito. Impressive works of art are presented as murals, statues...More

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