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Museo del Azulejo

Yi 1444 casi esq. Mercedes, Montevideo, Uruguay
2902 33332
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Unique experience

The entire place is an amazing experience in itself, it's a must if you go to Uruguay. Don't miss... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2016
Gonza C
Amazing collection of tiles

Who knew that there is so much to know about ceramic tiles and how they are decorated? This small... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2016
Bernadette54
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good53%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 25, 2016
“Unique experience”
Oct 28, 2016
“Amazing collection of tiles”
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Yi 1444 casi esq. Mercedes, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Reviewed November 25, 2016

The entire place is an amazing experience in itself, it's a must if you go to Uruguay. Don't miss the bottom and first floor where all the master pieces are grouped together.

Thank Gonza C
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Who knew that there is so much to know about ceramic tiles and how they are decorated? This small, but full, museum, is free and is well worth an hour of your time in Montevideo. I will never look at a tile in a casual...More

Thank Bernadette54
Reviewed July 31, 2015

This place is a gem! And it,s free. Beautiful tiles from around the world. Loved it!!! Itś only open from 12:30pm to 5:45pm. In the heart of the city, easy to get to.

1  Thank mnistal
Reviewed December 11, 2014

Tiles, tiles and tiles... Not really my passion so I cannot be harsh. Interesting to see a massive collection of Victorian tiles from England. Would not be surprised if this is one of the biggest collections.

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed December 31, 2013

This museum isn't for everyone, but, if you appreciate the decorative arts, you will most likely enjoy your visit. I love the art nouveau style and the museum has a lovely collection of tiles from this era. You will probably have to ring the buzzer...More

1  Thank Vivian G
Reviewed August 1, 2013

A small door puts you inside a historical time line of ceramic tiles, from XVII to XX centuries. It is in downtown and you will spend about one hour to visit the museum. Also, you can take pictures from tiles, wich for artists and architeture...More

3  Thank Asalvag
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