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Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

Avenida Del Libertador 1473, Buenos Aires C1425AAA, Argentina
+54 52889900
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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
+54 52889900
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice expositions with some famous paintings from Picasso, Renoir, Monet, Degas, etc. majority of the art isn't that good, but worth visiting (it's free).

Thank TRS10
Reviewed yesterday

I love art gallery's and have visited many of the worlds greatest. This certainly won't disappoint. A good walk through art history with something by all of the big names. Nice, manageable mate size as well. Plenty to see but not exhausting with too much...More

Thank John_Hopkinson_86
Reviewed 3 days ago

The museum is a well-maintained, albeit small (by European standards) museum, with free admission, and an interesting collection of Argentinian and international art.

Thank MinisterOfCulture
Reviewed 6 days ago

I enjoyed wandering round this museum and appreciating its eclectic mix. However i remain unmoved by modern art where ever I see it. great thing about the gallery it has late opening so can be fitted in at end of a busy day.

Thank JAT569
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

comprehensive collection of Argentine painting. But also one of the best collections of European art in South America.

Thank Javier R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extraordinary artistic heritage, which makes it the largest public collection in Latin America. Among its more than 12,000 pieces, two collections stand out: the collection of nineteenth-century European art, considered the most important in the region, and the collection of Argentine art, beyond any doubt...More

Thank Jar2212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice museum, but I had a feeling I've seen most of this before. The temporary exhibition of Luis Felipe Noé was really interesting and different.

Thank Sini-Emilia A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Because it is located together with other most visited places such as cemetery of recoleta. I highly recommend this place for those who love paintings. This is a small museum so it won't take you a day or not even half day but it does...More

1  Thank Lingang
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in a beautiful building. It presents an excellent exhibition of Argentine art with permanent and temporary exhibitions.

Thank Wilson_JrREC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a find! Tremendous collection from both Europe and South America, beautifully presented. Nice building and location too. And incredibly, free of charge. don't wait for a rainy day - just go!

Thank russell-and-jennifer
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turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
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19 December 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.
7 February 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 .