Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica, Bogota

4.8
#2 of 185 in Museums in Colombia
Founded on a donation from Fernando Botero, one of Colombia's celebrated artists, , Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica has quickly grown into a must-see attraction in Bogota since its inauguration in 2000. The small but captivating museum features 123 paintings, drawings, and sculptures by Botero himself, as well as 85 pieces by other artists. Housed in the Banco de la Republica museum complex, the museum adds a splash of Botero's distinctive style to its classy surroundings. Perhaps best of all, you can appreciate the museum's displays free of charge. Using our international travel planner, Bogota attractions like Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Wow what a great art museum. An amazing collection of Botero works. But also what a surprise to see Picasso, Braque, Matisse, Miro etc etc. Highly recmmended.  more »
  • Excellent place, quiet, comfortable, nothing to envy with the great museums, go with all the time available to enjoy this place. Admission is free!!!
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  • Great museum to wander around in! Love that it connects with another one through the courtyards. If you like Botero, do not miss! If you like funny/different art, do not miss! Also awesome because it’s free.
  • Really interesting, free museum. Restaurant looks very good. Paintings and sculptured are well displayed. Building is beautiful. Lots to see. Great atmosphere
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