Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires

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Familiarize yourself with the very best works of contemporary Argentine art at Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires. The sleek museum, opened in 1956 and renovated in 2010, contains more than 6,000 pieces by Argentine artists, including Romulo Macció, Emilio Pettoruti, and Xul Solar. Read the information accompanying each of the artworks, presented in both Spanish and English, to get a sense of how European trends continue to influence Argentine artists' work. Check out the museum's ever-changing exhibits (but note you'll need to buy separate tickets for them). Using our international travel planner, Buenos Aires attractions like Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The current (May 2017) exhibition by Diego Bianchi (a local Buenos Aires artist) is weird but wonderful. You have to walk through a twisting passage, up and down stairs, and duck under some obstacles ...  more »
  • start in the basement to see the movie, then go inside the dark room with the music. that is already amazing but the 2nd floor with the many large website is really great.  more »
  • There's a fascinating spider web exhibit by Tomas Saraceno which you've got to see. The intricate and complex web display in this installation was formed by 18 spider colonies between Oct 2016 and Jan...  more »
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  • It was an interesting visit to this three story Art museum. Honestly some of the exhibits seemed average and even ridiculous. But the best one is the spider web exhibit on the second floor. It's truly unique and a master piece. There is a souvenir shop, lockers for the bags and washrooms.
  • Its unique and its amazing.. I enjoy visiting this museum.. I would recommend to everyone traveling to BA..
  • Underwhelming (sorry). Not nearly as interesting or inspiring as other modern art museums I've visited
  • City public museum of modern arts.
  • A local and national treasure. We were amazed at the well curated exhibits with extensive historical and cultural contexts explained. I lovely snack and coffee bar as well.