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La Capilla Del Hombre

E18-94 Mariano Calvache St. And Lorenzo Chavez St | Barrio Bellavista, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-244-8492
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Capilla del Hombre and Guayasamin Museum Access
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Capilla del Hombre and Guayasamin's Museum
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Small-Group Quito City Tour including Capilla del Hombre Art Museum
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E18-94 Mariano Calvache St. And Lorenzo Chavez St | Barrio Bellavista, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic introduction to Ecuadorian culture, via the incredible works of Osvaldo Guyasamin. Influence of Picasso, El Greco is evident. Also the view of Quito from Bellavista is truly Bella! His home is filled with art from pre-Colombian and colonial, as well as the modern period....More

Thank eileenrudden
Reviewed 1 week ago

We learnt about Guayasamin during a lesson at our Spanish school so decided to go and check out Capilla del Hombre. It's a bit pricey to get in compared to everything else in Quito, but it was worth it. The first thing to note was...More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had never heard of the painter Guayasamin until we visited here. Wow! Worth every minute we spent. A remarkable artist and his house and studio. Worthwhile for everyone and a must see for anyone interested in art.

Thank karmen1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

But great presentation of Guyasamin paintings. Very powerful statements on the human condition. Heavy influence of cubism Lived part time in Barcelona.

Thank Gcruik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For $8 You get a tour of both Guayasamins house and the art exhibition. We just showed up at no particular time and were told a tour would be starting in 10 minutes. The tour involved some watching of documentaries as well as explanations of...More

Thank colba55o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Peaceful location to see this amazing artists place of residence and works. Well worth visiting for some quite contemplation of the subject matter.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 31 December 2017

One of the most impressive and moving art museums we've ever visited. Guayasamin is an amazing artist.

Thank Simone S
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I'd never heard of the artist before but his works are interesting and challenging. This museum should be top of the list for a visit while you are in Quito.

Thank AustraliaPablo
Reviewed 20 December 2017

This is a must see stop in Quito--easily accessible through inexpensive cab ride--Guayasamin's story, history, and art is difficult to summarize--all very profound and imaginative work--tour of his house/studio is a really way to begin then move on to the Capilla for another tour--guides and...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely location with great views of Quito on a nice day. Guayasamin's contemporary work must have it's supporters but I'm not one of them. The museum and house is interesting, although a bit difficult to get to. It was rated one of the top 10...More

Thank Carole J
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20 March 2017|
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Response from Esther L | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if there is a certain time! When I came there, they told me if I was interested I could join a tour which started 10 minutes later. The same story when I entered the house....I had to wait around 15 minutes. I... More
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18 October 2016|
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Response from Vanessa V | Reviewed this property |
Yes-- the Guayasamin foundation contracts with taxi service--request one at the ticket office.
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17 February 2015|
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Response from Shidarta | Reviewed this property |
HOLA!!! nosotros abordamos un taxi, algo así como un auto que se dedica a llevar pasajeros. No es caro en Ecuador.
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