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. Put Museo Municipal de Bellas Artes Juan Manuel Blanes and other Montevideo attractions into our Montevideo online vacation builder , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Juan Manuel Blanes, the painter of the homeland, deserves this museum. Very nice next to the Japanese garden, with a very tasteful painting.
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  • Blanes is one of the most prominent painters in the region left a work worthy of being appreciated. Visit and enjoy. Art of the finest quality in a beautiful museum in a delightful neighbourhood.
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