Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes Juan Manuel Blanes, Montevideo

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Explore the history of Uruguayan art and design at Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes Juan Manuel Blanes. Built as a villa in 1870, the main building passed into state hands in the 1920s, opening as a museum in 1930. Artworks displayed here show the development of style, form, and subject matter in the works of artists like Juan Manuel Blanes, Rafael Barradas, and Pedro Figari. The museum grounds include neatly sculpted gardens, water features, and ancient trees, linked by sign-posted routes. Put Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes Juan Manuel Blanes and other Montevideo attractions into our Montevideo online vacation builder , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • It is a historical place, both by the House and by pictures of the painter. I really like the collection figari.
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  • "Place Bewitched", with interesting stories that if we rebel them can give us very "angry", Clara, Blanes, the ghosts of the bathroom...
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  • Country house museum with small Japanese garden attached. Three or four discrete exhibitions, including permanent ones of Figari and Blanes and then other Uruguayan painters, and a temporary one of La...  more »

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