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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  • Walk through this museum can be a ride fast for 1 or 2 hours. However at that time if attention be understood many phases which has become this country's art, which has been always reflect the situation in general. Going to this museum you can understand better to El Salvador
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  • IF you have 90 minutes and want to see an eclectic collection of Central American art, you've found the right place to go. The permanent and temporary exhibitions tell a compelling story of El Salvado...  more »
  • I like the MARTE for many things . 1.- Location,one of the best in the city, and going up for tourism 2.- the building ,the gardens,the painting at the entrance 3.-Exhibitions 4.- Cafeteria 5.- the sh...  more »
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  • This museum presents the Salvadoran history of art. Nice environment, easy access, a great place to visit.
  • This museum is split into 6 sections. One was closed during our visit. One of these was a temporary exhibit. Good chance to learn about the effect of the civil war on civilians and artists alike through art. Majority of information is in Spanish. Part of bigger complex including the theatre, gardens (pretty average) and a large memorial. Resturant on site, opens at midday. Museum entry was $1.5USD I think. Drinking water available to the right hand side of the reception desk (towards the toilets). No bags allowed in. Visited May 2016
  • It's small but it's good
  • Wonderful place to go
  • Beautiful place, huge spaces, confortable

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