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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  • Fernando Botero is the most famous artist of Colombia and this collection highlights his work. It is a beautiful museum. 
  • The entrance to the Museum is free, in the middle of Candelaria, which is a great neighborhood to walk and move and the place is very well organized. The sculptures and works are very nice and worth getting to know the style of the artist that is everywhere in Colombia.
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  • It is an interesting place to go when visiting Bogota. Although I am not a great fan of Botero, the museum is very well organized, free and relatively small and near plaza Bolivar, in the middle of th...  more »