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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  • Fantastic! Tickets $1:50, free on Sundays! Friendly staff, a place peaceful and full of Salvadoran and foreign artists. Duration from 2 hours to 4 for the tour.
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  • You have to know, you can not leave country if they come to the Museum of art is near cifco and there is an excellent restaurant at the side of the Museum
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  • This was a well crafted museum. Nice flow from execution to exhibition. It had a very diverse mix of messages and different nationalities represented. Loved it  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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