Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica, Bogota
(4.8/5 based on 6,500+ reviews on the web)
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. For Museo Botero del Banco de la Republica and beyond, use our Bogota travel itinerary planner to get the most from your Bogota vacation.
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  • Truly works of art to admire Salvador Dalí, Pablo Picasso, Alberto Giacometti, Joan Miró, Lautrec... religious works of the 17TH and 18TH century... with sculptures and paintings by Botero, really did not expect find and admire such treasures...
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  • One of the greatest artists of the 20th and 21ST century. We loved his paintings and all lifestyle. The Museum is free and is next to other art museum where there are more works that explain the history of Botero
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  • The museum is in a lovely building that once was the residence of a very wealthy family. The collection contains many works of Botero but also a variety of works by Impressionist painters and some mod...  more »