Gabriela Mistral House and Museum, Vicuna

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Specialty Museum
Learn more about the life of one of Chile’s most prominent political, social, and literary figures with a visit to Gabriela Mistral House and Museum. Gabriela Mistral was a poet, feminist, and educator, and also the first Latin-American woman to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature, back in 1945. Displays of Mistral’s personal belongings, manuscripts, unfinished works, book collection, and awards all combine at the museum--her birthplace--to give visitors a picture of the life she lived. Be aware that all information here is written in Spanish, so take a phrase book along. Put Gabriela Mistral House and Museum and other Vicuna attractions into our Vicuna tour planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • It was time,to visit This Chilean Nobel writer so we walked up the street that bears her name to the museum. The museum consist of one larger building in which you are given the life story as it were ...  more »
  • It was interesting to learn about this quite remarkable native of Vicuna. Her home is preserved, and attached to is a very nice and free museum, which gives an overview of her life and impact. There a...  more »
  • I went to the museum Gabriela Mistral and was very disappointing that they don't have any information in English. I went with my Aussie mate and he got bored because all was in Spanish  more »
  • Beautiful set spacious museum with flowing exhibition about the writers life work and heritage. By the way, she named "El Salvador the thumb of the Americas" : ))
  • Good to visit to learn some history.
  • Simple but interesting information about a great pioneer woman
  • Museo de Grabriela Mistral
  • Good place. Historically interesting. Good garden to rest. Excellent place
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