Museum Of Modern Art

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  • Address: Plaza San Pedro Claver Calle 30 No. 4-08, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +57-6645815
  • Ticket Price: 8000 COP
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art Museums, Family And Kids, Specialty Museums

Opened in 1979 the museum is housed in a historic building of two wings. The first among these was the 17th century Customs Office of the Port of Cartagena de Indias, and the second was a 19th century extension of wineries from that era. The first floor hosts rotating exhibits of the museum’s permanent collections - Latin American painting, contemporary Colombian art, graphics, sculpture, abstract art, and the works of Alejandro Obregón and Enrique Grau. The second floor is where temporary exhibitions are held; check the museum website calendar to know more about them.  The museum isn’t very large, but the collection is well curated, and worth the price of admission.

An unexpected gem near the north garden of the museum is the shop. With a fantastic selection of catalogs, postcards, materials related to the exhibitions, reproductions of works of art, various miniature sculptures, and many other curiosities, the shop enchants everyone who steps in. This is one of the best places in the city to get a souvenir.

Museum Of Modern Art Travel Tips

  • Flash photography is not permitted.
  • Guided tours of the museum can be arranged by email.

Entrance Ticket Details For Museum Of Modern Art

  • The last Sunday of each month free entrance starting from 10 a.m.
  • COP 4000 for kids.

How to Reach Museum Of Modern Art

  • By car or take a taxi from outside Old Town.
  • Walk to here from inside Old Town.

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  • Museum Of Modern Art Address: Plaza San Pedro Claver Calle 30 No. 4-08, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Museum Of Modern Art Contact Number: +57-6645815
  • Museum Of Modern Art Timing: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Museum Of Modern Art Price: 8000 COP
  • Best time to visit Museum Of Modern Art(preferred time): 09:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Time required to visit Museum Of Modern Art: 02:00 Hrs
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