This museum - as well as the plaza outside with Botero's sculptures - is excellent, no better collection of Botero's works anywhere. Well presented and interesting - definitely a must do in Medellin.
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While never a Botero fan, something about being in Colombia, and looking at his work with a better understanding of the political and societal context, gave me a new found appreciation. We absolutely loved the extensive Botero collection at this museum, and even benefited from...More
The museum is wonderful but people working there are not the best. I Always had to ask for information about the itinerary to follow and even at the entry there were problems. However, the collection is huge, with a lot of "Botero's".
We loved the Fernando Botero exhibit. There's also many other fantastic works of art to see. The building is beautiful and it has a great cafe. Highly recommend.
Nice museum in a large building. Heavily influenced by Fernando Botero but a good way to spend 2-3 hours. Some of the rooms are air conditioned, but the climate is such here that I don't think you'll be uncomfortable in the non-air conditioned areas. In...More
This is an excellent, centrally located museum with modern and indigenous art and lots and lots of Botero! It is also a very fine building.
The museum is spread over three floors of a very nice building. The majority of the artworks consists of modern or abstract art. The museum has a very large collection of Botero art. There is also a very nice little cafe on the grounds. Expect...More
This museum contains beautiful paintings and sculptures of Botero (donation). I loved to spent a couple of hours there. It is a pure Botero imersion. If you go there, don't miss also the area in front of the museum with Botero sculptures. Be aware, of...More