Museo Botero

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  • Address: Calle 11 No.4–41, La Candelaria, Bogota, 111711, Colombia
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +57-13431212
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids, Specialty Museums

A relatively new museum, the restored colonial house that is Museo Botero was established in 2000 when the world renowned artist Fernando Botero donated over 100 of his works, including 85 original pieces of art by European and North American artists. Fondly referred to as “the man who paints fat people”, most of the exhibits you’ll come across will be chubby art- children, hands, oranges and violins to name a few. The Museo Botero is the artists’ largest permanent exhibit in the world. Among the 85 pieces of art by other renowned painters are the works of Picasso, Matisse and Renoir. The premises, also has a lot of other smaller museums to browse through after the Museo Botero.

How to Reach Museo Botero

  • (Transmilenio) Avenida Jimenez

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  • Museo Botero Address: Calle 11 No.4–41, La Candelaria, Bogota, 111711, Colombia
  • Museo Botero Contact Number: +57-13431212
  • Museo Botero Timing: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Museo Botero(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Museo Botero: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 81.86% of people who visit Bogota include Museo Botero in their plan

  • 38.4% of people start their Museo Botero visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Museo Botero

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

80.43% of people prefer walking in order to reach Museo Botero

People normally club together Museo De Arte Colonial Bogot and Catedral Primada while planning their visit to Museo Botero.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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