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Centro Cultural Metropolitano Gabriela Mistral

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Address: Avenida Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 227, Zocalo-1, Santiago, Chile
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+56 2 2566 5500
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multidisciplinary art space

i went there wanting to attend to the theater, but the festival that was going on (santiago a mil) is so popular that all the tickets were sold out even for the next 3 days... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

i went there wanting to attend to the theater, but the festival that was going on (santiago a mil) is so popular that all the tickets were sold out even for the next 3 days. instead i attended a contemporary dance/performance act which was really good. in the public spaces there were a lot of kids practicing their coreographies. this... More 

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Pleasantville, New York
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

GAM is incredible. I go here primarily forthe theater, but this is a comprehensive cultural megaplex with dance, music, classes , art exhibits. You can´t beat the theater here and even if you don´t speak SPanish you can enjoy the cafe, the art exhibits, a wine shop and bookstore. You can marvel at this cultural mecca.

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Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

If you plan to visit Santiago must go to Gaberiela Mistral Cultural Center, where there are different types of lectures on various topics of interest. There are also cafes, a museum inside and weekends many people will get rid of stress by dancing, you can find everything from free style, urban dance and Asian music is what today attracts the... More 

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Reviewed 23 September 2016

Nice building and meeting point between the hustle and bustle of downtown and Bellavista nabe. Great art space for literature, theatre and dance. Witnessed the production of NUMANCIA, Cervantes play. Impressed.

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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Interesting local arts and culture center to visit. They have a lot of plays, music, and movie screenings going on all the time. It's interesting for people watching as well as it is usually filled with locals practicing dance routines and such. Fun visit.

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2016

This is cool looking building both outside to walk around and inside. There is space available on the floor level for 'street performance' as we saw some jugglers there. It sells tickets to local shows, although all shows were in Spanish when we checked so we did not buy tickets. There is also a well regarded wine store in the... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

The Centro Cultural has some interesting art murals on the walls and the building is interesting. It is worth passing by to check out.

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Vina del Mar, Chile
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Reviewed 14 February 2016

Should be upper on this list. I live in Santiago and this is one of the most vibrant places downtown. A must-stop in the Barrio Lastarria walk, full of street dancers and always has really nice thatre and shows.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

This building is cool! Very arty architecture and loads of young people practicing their performance out in the open. Nice wine store and cafe. We saw an exhibition of an American artist and happened to be there when he explained his pictures. There was a performance as well, but my non-open mind did not get any of this...

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Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 25 November 2015

it is a place where you can go with friends or adults. it is also a place where they make exhibitions,where people can come to see, it is also a place where people come to talk or do their homework

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