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Guayasamin Museum, Quito

(4.7/5 based on 850+ reviews on the web)
Dedicated to the art of Oswaldo Guayasamin, Guayasamin Museum displays powerful, politically charged works. The paintings take you through the struggles of Ecuador and its peoples in recent history. Take a tour of the museum to get extra details about the many pieces by the artist. Consider combining this with a visit to the artist's expansive house next door, where you can see Guayasamin's personal art collection. To visit Guayasamin Museum and get the most from your holiday in Quito, create itinerary details personal to you using our Quito tourist route planner.
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  • We arrived at that Museum without expectations and the Group us pleasantly surprised the work of this painter and Ecuadorian sculptor. To take a taxi, because you have to climb much slope to get. Once left there enjoy the halls. It takes a couple of hours at least. Feature of guide in Spanish free and videos informative of the Museum
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  • The home itself had a mandatory guided tour which was rushed and hurried. The guide seemed bored with his job and just wanted to get it over with. The museum next door was self guided and was excellen...  more »
  • To be one of those museums more visited in Quito, le makes missing guides. On my visit were around 40 people with an only guide; tiny televisions are exposed where the author's words about the Museum and the painting of Paco de Lucia, cause people not to pay attention or not come to hear about the subject...
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