Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica, Bogota

4.8
#2 of 184 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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  • I had not expected to love this place. Wonderful art, good setting, memorable. Both the botero paintings and sculpture and his art collection.  more »
  • Nice place. Free. Very good art. We went for the Botero’s however and they only have a fraction of the museum dedicated to him. But that apart the quality of the works displayed are top notch. Some...  more »
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  • This museum is definitely worth a visit! You will see a ton of pieces by Botero from different stages of his career. In another part of the building there are also pieces other well known artists such as Picasso, Dalí, ... Entry is free of charge
  • It's a must-visit. You don't have to pay to get in, it's free. You'll find a lot of interesting artwork in there. There are also temporary exhibitions of photography and art. Fantastic spot for those seeking new cultural marvels. One of the most interesting museums in Bogotá.
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