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Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

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There’s no fee to enter this fine museum housing significant works of the European masters from pre-Renaissance days to the present and a vast collection of 19th- and 20th-century Argentine sculptures and paintings.
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Avenida Del Libertador 1473, Buenos Aires C1425AAA, Argentina
Recoleta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a rich collection, beautifully curated and well presented. The preservation work is great; many works look like they were painted yesterday. Highlights: great Rodin collection (including The Kiss), collection of sixteenth century Dutch works, comprehensive 19th century European collection and a magnificent privately-donated...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You may see interesting pictures from famous international and national artists. It is very well organised according to the centuries. And above all, it is free!

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good thematic rooms for permanent collections, some interesting pieces of art from Internationally known artists from Renaissance and onwards. I would love to see more of systematic review of local Argentinian artists. It's free, which is a big plus. Give at least 1.5 hrs to...More

1  Thank Sebastiensh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifull building that houses a great collection of mainly sculptures (Rodin!) and paintings (medieval, Rembrandt, Rubens, Picasso, etc. ). Collection is well presented. Audiotour is available. Entrance is free. There is a lot of security staff present and some of them are not very friendly....More

1  Thank Patries71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum on the Recoleta side of the city has an impressive collection. The building is a little old however impressive.

Thank Frank E
Reviewed August 15, 2018

A nice collection of 19th century art complete with a few works from European masters and some Argentine artists influenced by them. The best collection of Argentine art is upstairs in the modern section. The special exhibits were interesting as well. it is also free.

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

Worth seeing as photos of latin america in previous years.It has lovely restaurant so you can have tea or coffee.

Thank Lina A
Reviewed August 10, 2018

The National Museum of Fine Arts houses one of the best art collections in Latin America, and the biggest collection of Argentine art. Located in the Recoleta neighborhood, and part of the Museum Mile, its permanent collection includes works by El Greco, Goya, Rodin, Rembrandt,...More

Thank Tassaduqhussain51
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Don´t come here looking for international masterpieces, but you will enjoy some of the best of Argentine art

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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We had a real surprise when we went in on a rainy afternoon. We saw works by Monet, Renoir, Picasso, van Gough, da Vinci and Raphael - as well as a huge collection of art by Argentineans and others. Entry is free. Must do!

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j9mazz
December 19, 2016|
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Response from trishsoto | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but it's a great area near Recoleta so if it's not there will be nearby cafes to hang out in and the market might be in place as New Year's Day is on the weekend.
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AnnElisR
February 6, 2015|
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Response from AdinaKarmiel | Reviewed this property |
Hi , i visited this Museum almost a year ago and there were no signs of redecorations plans , anyway in Buenos Aires you can never know , they close an open sites whenever they feel like without prior notice to the public .
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