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Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas
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Acquaint yourself with Venezuelan art at Museo de Bellas Artes, founded in 1917 and designed by architect Carlos Raul Villanueva. The two current buildings, one an example of Neoclassical, the other of Brutalist architecture, house both Venezuelan and international artworks, including paintings, woodwork, and sculptures. Admire the renowned Egyptian art collection, and see the Chinese ceramics. Between exhibit halls, you can take a tranquil walk through the well-maintained gardens. Using our custom trip planner, Caracas attractions like Museo de Bellas Artes can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Excelete Museum, has good venezolaos and foreign works. It is a great choice for a pleasant stay contemplated the arts
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  • Excelete, free Museum with good works of venezolaos and foreigners. Ideal to spend a good time referred to arts and in shipping is the Museum of Sciences co co native fauna.
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  • THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, was created by the Decree of the then President that time VICTORINO MÁRQUEZ BUSTILLO, was opened in 1918, is located between the LOS CAOBOS Park and THE Bellas Artes metro station. The architecture was designed by CARLOS RAÚL VILLANUEVA, in this area the NATIONAL CINEMATHEQUE it has a room of exhibicion.EL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS OF CARACAS retains an extensive collection of representative works of culture ancient and varied artistic expressions of bygone eras up to the most contemporary. It currently boasts 5518 works distributed in nine collections. Apart from the permanent and temporary exhibitions the Museum also provides library, documentation centre, photography, print and design, specialized library, shop and educational workshops, among others. Some of the works emblematic of this museum is the CITY OF ALEXANDER CALDER, THE CUBE OF NYLON OF JESUS SOTO and STRUCTURE SOLAR OF ALEJANDRO OTERO, without forgetting THE COLLECTION OF ARTS EGYPTIAN purchased from the Museum of art of NEW YORK. Also another work that can not forget is THE GARABADOS OF FRANCISCO GOYA.
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