Museo de Arte de El Salvador, San Salvador

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Inaugurated in 2003, Museo de Arte de El Salvador invites you to appreciate artwork ranging from the 19th century through to contemporary times. Find paintings, sketches, and sculptures from both prominent local artists and international talents in a range of exhibition halls covering 1,208 sq m (13,002 sq ft). The great room, as well as rooms three and four, are home to a dedicated collection of Salvadoran art, while the two remaining rooms house international and other alternative art pieces. Complete your visit to the museum by having something to eat or drink at the on-site restaurant. Put Museo de Arte de El Salvador into our San Salvador day trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in San Salvador.
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  • Very insightful into El Salvador's history and contemporary culture. Many themes of indigenous rights, liberation, protest, violence and just some great art. I would have taken more away if my Spanish...  more »
  • The paintings and sculptures that are there allows the opportunity to learn of the pictorial culture take advantage
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  • $1.50 for adults, free on Sundays! Very near the Sheraton Hotel and Guzman Anthropolgy Museum. Interesting permanent and temporary exhibits. We spent about 45 minutes here. Gift shop off lobby has nic...  more »
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  • Incredible. Fantastic collection of incredibly diverse arts. Make time, go take a tour.
  • Un buen lugar para conocer parte de la historia de El Salvador
  • Great pieces of art work
  • This museum presents the Salvadoran history of art. Nice environment, easy access, a great place to visit.
  • Best place for art in El Salvador
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