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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  • There are beautiful paintings. Enchanted. Worth the visit. Enjoy to visit the Japanese garden
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  • The Museo has little collection but is free in A beautiful neighborhood, the works are beautiful and the back has a Japanese garden.
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  • It is a modest Museum, but if one is with some time for Montevideo is worth visiting it. Is something away from those sectors more tourism and is free.
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