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. Use our Montevideo family vacation planner to add Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes Juan Manuel Blanes and other attractions to your Montevideo vacation plans.
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  • It is incredible that the Uruguay has given many renowned artists worldwide. In this Museum, you can enjoy some works of great painters Uruguayan
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  • The Museum contains a collection of national works of Juan Manuel Blanes and Pedro Figari fundamentally, these painters also and can be seen at the National Museum of Visual Arts at the Museum Figari. The House and the park with its sculptures are a visit not to be missed. Tune the garden Japanese located in the same Park in the Museum.
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  • The Blanes Museum, located in the neighbourhood of Prado, has a very nice architecture, beautiful gardens and an excellent exposition. In the background, on the same property, you find the Japanese garden. Free entry.
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