Xul Solar Museum, Buenos Aires

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Art Museum
Whether you’re familiar with his work or not, Xul Solar Museum provides an interesting insight into the life and art of this Argentine painter and inventor. The museum, located inside his home, contains a collection of his paintings, sculptures, and personal objects. Take a glimpse into the artist’s life and check out the house he lived in and designed himself, with stairs and doors that lead nowhere, or interesting passageways connecting rooms in a number of ways. In addition to his vibrant paintings, the museum also contains Solar’s personal library made up of more than 3,500 books including those of his friend, Jorge Luis Borges. To visit Xul Solar Museum and other attractions in Buenos Aires, use our Buenos Aires itinerary maker.
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  • So many people both on this site and others had said this was the best small museum in Buenos Aires I felt I had to go. I was disappointed . I am not a great fan of his work but was looking to be conv...  more »
  • I have lived all my life in Buenos Aires, and I am an art-lover. I can tell you that this is one of the best museums to visit here. The architecture (designed by Xul SOlar himself) and the art exposed...  more »
  • I never heard of Xul Solar until I found a couple of lines in a travelers guide that said something about a "cartoonish style" of painting, and that was enough to get me interested. I walked there aft...  more »
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  • Fun little museum of only for the internal architecture.
  • An amazing artist, who imagined amazing worlds, all put together in an eclectic building. Lovely.
  • Ok
  • A Very nice place to see art
  • Great expo, very close to the Subte and a precious architectural gem with all the natural lighting.