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Museo - Taller de Casapueblo

Punta Ballena | 13 km away from Punta del Este, Punta del Este 20003, Uruguay
+598 4257 8041
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Once the home of celebrated Uruguayan artist Carlos Paez Vilaro, this eye-catching seaside Mediterranean-style structure is today a modern art museum.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
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Punta Ballena | 13 km away from Punta del Este, Punta del Este 20003, Uruguay
+598 4257 8041
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Vilaró was a great multi-talented-artist who explored the world like Hemmingway and connected with so many interesting people at his time. He painted, drew, sculpted, directed and I was amazed to visit and discovered Casa Pueblo, which was actually one of his working studios but...More

Thank Luiz D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For those who's passing close to Punta Ballena, Casapueblo is a terrific attraction. Build by Carlos Paez Vilaro ( Uruguai artist 1923-2014 ), the house has a collection of Vilaro work. Paintings, drawings , books, etc. There're a coffee shopping with a astonishing view of...More

Thank MarinhoPorto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even with bad weather this place remains an absolute enchantment! Explore the rooms and enjoy the view, whilst discovering the artist's paintings, sculptures etc

Thank Virginie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not the first time I go....the place is not only the school/workshop of Maestro Paez Villaro but a Hotel & Cafe/Bar with exquisite views. The architecture Santorini style and the perfect location in Punta Ballena makes the sunsets a breath of the soul....More

Thank marcelalorenad
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No Words to describe this little spot of marvelous in Punta del Este! Not only The view is breathtaking but Whole ambiance takes you to a different State of mood. Romantic and perfect fit for romantic couples. ♥️

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely building, nice museum and cafe. It is also a hotel. Went there and ended up enjoying the amazing view with a bottle of wine. Great place to visit and relax.

Thank ViviViviViviVivi
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The collection itself is not the most fascinating part of the visit. It is a nice collection that shows many varieties of art works Uruguay's most famous artist Carlos Páes Vilaró made. The house itself that he built, and the beautiful view it has to...More

Thank Lara P
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had a beautiful lunch and a great day with friends here at the Museo. The coffee was great and we just had some empanadas too. The buildings and the museum was so awesome. Carlo's was an amazing artist and to see his art work...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Carlos Paez was an amazingly creative painter and fascinating man. The art on display is fabulous and the building is interesting in its design. They say the sunset view from the museum is tremendous, but we were there on a rainy day. Also, interesting are...More

Thank SaraChana_T
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Loved the structure and the art is intriguing. You can spend half a day there with family with some good restaurants a short drive away.

Thank DingoBB
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Response from Dolinski C | Reviewed this property |
Já passei Ano Novo, tem festas em vários lugares e o comércio aberto dia 31/12 normal. Também carnaval agora Natal penso que a mesma coisa. Espero que tenha ajudado um pouco 😁
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