Museo de Arte Sacro, Asuncion

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View an art collection of over 700 pieces at Museo de Arte Sacro. You’ll mostly find pieces of sculpture and metalwork here, with an interesting display on Baroque-Guarani religious art, but there are also temporary exhibitions held on Paraguayan culture from time to time. The site does not offer information in English, but visitors can still enjoy the visual displays. The museum has six rooms including a cafe, bookstore, and gift shop, plus a large terrace for outdoor events. See Museo de Arte Sacro and all Asuncion has to offer by arranging your trip with our Asuncion trip itinerary app .
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  • I thought it was a cute dacro of 17TH century art museum, the mayotia carved in wood. We do not find the guide but if I believe that it is advisable to do so with guide since works do not have much explanation and so I have been told the guide makes a very good explanation.
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  • I think the best Museum of religious art in the city. A venture of primerisimo both national and international levels.
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  • It is a museum that is more than recommended visit because it has carved pieces from the colonial era as also pieces brought from different parts of the world
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  • One of the best museums in Asunción. Sacred art is the biggest artistic treasure Paraguay produced during its colonial period. Housed in a beautifully restored italian style villa in a quiet downtown corner. The Museo de Arte sacro exhibits remarkable pieces of art, mostly made by the Guaraní indigenous in the Jesuit Reductions that flourished in the XVII century.
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  • Excellent collection of works. Recovering our memory... Our roots... I loved the mestiza Virgin!
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  • Very good location. Excellent explanation of the guide of the Museum.
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