Medellín: 6-Hour Botero City Tour
- Pickup available
- Duration: 6 hours
Discover the art and life of one of the greatest characters in Medellín’s, the artist Fernando Botero. See the extensive collection of sculptures the artist donated to his hometown. Marvel at his stunning paintings in the Museum of Antioquia. Start this wonderful tour with pickup at your hotel. Head to San Antonio Park to see its church and the sculptures by Botero there, then continue to Barrio Boston. Visit La Playa Avenue and the Palacio de Bellas Artes, donated by Botero to create access to art in the city). Walk through Botero Square, passing the Palace of Culture, and enter the Museum of Antioquia. See the wonderful exhibition showing satires of Colombian society, revealing the artist’s passion for bulls, and his tributes to the classics. Get dropped off back at your hotel after a fascinating tour.
Located on the Botero Plaza, the Museum of Antioquia houses a large collection of works by Medellin native Fernando Botero. Enjoy skip-the-line entrance to the museum and make full use of your time there. Considered “the most Colombian of Colombian artists,” his acclaimed signature Boterismo style is internationally recognized and is housed at some of the most high profile locations across the world. Discover his most successful pieces of art and learn all about his fascinating life.
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