Casa Museo Luis Alberto Acuna, Villa de Leyva

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Featuring some of Colombia’s most comprehensive artwork, Casa Museo Luis Alberto Acuna represents the place where the famous painter Luis Alberto Acuna lived the last 15 years of his life. Inside you'll find works of the artist such as paintings and sculptures. Seek out the museum’s courtyard, where you'll find an old stone bench where Acuna likely sat during his leisure time. The house is also filled with potted flowers and plants, as well as paintings covering the white walls. To visit Casa Museo Luis Alberto Acuna and other attractions in Villa de Leyva, use our Villa de Leyva trip itinerary maker.
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  • As a foreign visitor, I didn't know anything about the artist, which made this site a bit less interesting. The house itself is somewhat historically beautiful, but the art collection is odd, not in a...  more »
  • Small but nice collection worth the time. The house is lovely and the pieces are eclectic and fun. We were glad we went.  more »
  • Interesting small collection of art by the artist. The house and gardens are a relaxing place to spend some time. My favorite part was the murals on the walls of the central patio.  more »
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  • Is a great place to learn something about Colombian history, Villa de Leyva's history and also Luis Alberto Acuña's work and contributions.
  • Brief but packed with great art influenced by a massive variety of experiences in the artist's life. A must visit for any art lover
  • The truth is do the few good museums that has the country that retains the love of art and local talent, is somewhat expensive since it is short (costs $6000 adults) If you're curious or amateur art should enter
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  • Excellent place to appreciate antiques and curious things. In good condition some works. Entrance adult: 6000 entry child: 4000. In every corner there is a detail for those who are curious.
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  • Excellent Museum, has unique pieces and a good narrative of his collection. It is a must-see on Villadeleiva
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