Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania, Santiago
(4.4/5 based on 3,000+ reviews on the web)
Admire the architecture and the works of art at Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania. Both the plaza and the gallery underneath it were constructed as part of a nationwide program celebrating the 200th anniversary of Chilean independence. The former parking lot of the presidential palace was transformed into a wide plaza, and the multi-storey gallery was built to host some of the most important art exhibitions in Chile, as well as the National Film Archive and the Digital Library. The gallery showcases both classical and contemporary art from all over the world, with a full schedule of exhibits available online. If you want to take a guided tour, make an online reservation in advance. Plan your Centro Cultural Palacio de la Moneda y Plaza de la Ciudadania visit and explore what else you can see and do in Santiago using our Santiago travel itinerary maker.
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  • It's a place that if you are not having event, 15 minutes is enough to visit. I couldn't find anything more.
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  • We went by chance and leave happy. Sunday admission is free, we took a guided tour of the Chinese imperial city.
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  • I've gone three times to see exhibitions presenting there: on Matta, the soldiers of terra cotta and Egyptian art and the three found me excellent, on one occasion I also saw the documentary "Gas leak" also seemed like wonderful, very modern, well-kept, rooms with good lighting. Locals who have to buy very good but quite expensive handicrafts.
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  • Very nice cultural centre and exhibition space. Great exhibition about the forbidden city at the moment.
  • Interesting Museum and a great place with many activities. There is a cinema, restaurants and an interactive zone, especial for children.
  • Tickets are for free if you come before midday. Expositions and activities are renewed regularly.
  • Very nice underground structure, filled with diverse expositions.
  • Varias exposiciones