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Worth visiting for the building alone and the art is varied and interesting

You walk through the artworks to the wonderful old courtyard There are some great sculptures - the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The Colombian Da Vinci

An awesome place to visit and get to know a genius person that lived not so long ago. The... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2019
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Carrera 10 No. 12-83 | Plaza Principal Villa de Leyva, Villa de Leyva 154001, Colombia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You walk through the artworks to the wonderful old courtyard There are some great sculptures - the choir being a favourite of mine And the murals also outstanding

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 2, 2019 via mobile

An awesome place to visit and get to know a genius person that lived not so long ago. The paintings and sculptures are something else, even if you don't like art that much a little bit of history of his life, and work would make...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting. Great museum if you appreciate art. The museum is in Spanish but they give you an English leaflet to help.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

This is the home of an interesting Colombian artist who seems to be relatively little known in the US or anywhere outside Colombia. This makes it all the more worthwhile to visit. He lived here and the place is both museum to his art and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful museum with a lot of paintings and antiques to admire. The tour guide was very nice and informative. All antiques were very well preserved.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 1, 2018

Didn't know the artist but his work and associated exhibits are definitely worth seeing. Acnuna's influences include pre-Colombian culture, colonial art & contemporary painting (he lived 1904-1993 & was encouraged by Picasso). Murals surrounding courtyard are like nothing I've seen before. Shame I couldn't find...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 11, 2018

Knew nothing about the artist, but that made no difference. The house was worth the visit; the art a plus; and the quirky collection of other art even better. Acuna's incorporation of indigenous art was really neat.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Frederick H
Reviewed May 1, 2016

As a foreign visitor, I didn't know anything about the artist, which made this site a bit less interesting. The house itself is somewhat historically beautiful, but the art collection is odd, not in an enjoyable or thought provoking way. Some of the art just...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Aero303
Reviewed April 5, 2016

Small but nice collection worth the time. The house is lovely and the pieces are eclectic and fun. We were glad we went.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed February 20, 2016

Interesting small collection of art by the artist. The house and gardens are a relaxing place to spend some time. My favorite part was the murals on the walls of the central patio.

Date of experience: February 2016
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