Famous Museums in Medellin

The museums in Medellin give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Medellin with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Medellin. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Medellin.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Medellin.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Medellin:

  1. Museo De Antioquia

    4.7 (486 Votes)
    Museo De Antioquia


    Being home to one of the most exquisite art pieces by Fernando Botero and Pedro Nel Gomez, the Museo de Antioquia is loved by art admirers from around the world! Fernando Botero’s sculptures and Pedro Nel Gomez’s murals truly take the spotlight in the Museo. The museum itself consist of 17 rooms with a permanent collection of Pre Columbian, Colonial, Colombian and Contemporary art. ...Read more
  2. Museo El Castillo

    4.7 (143 Votes)
    Museo El Castillo


    Built in 1930’s, the Cattle museum has a fine collection of antiques, porcelain, sculptures, stained glass and sculptures. After the death of her husband, Dona Dita donated the house along with all its original items and today, all the 9 rooms- Room Luis XV, Music room, Colonial Room, Hall of entrance, Hall of Gobelins, Don Diego's room, Isolde Room, Room of Dona Dita and Room of Memories...Read more
  3. M A M M

    4.7 (283 Votes)
    M A M M

    Art Museum, Art Gallery

    A spacious art gallery that embraces modern art and incorporates technology to make the exhibits interesting, the Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellin has created a niche for itself in Medellin. The museum promises to show trending art pieces and also has a gift shop and restaurant in the building. The restaurant is loved for its ‘Wednesday nights’ live Blues performances. Don’t ...Read more
  4. Museo Del Agua

    4.6 (29 Votes)
    Museo Del Agua


    The Museo del Agua EPM is dedicated to the significance of water in our lives and to or planet. The museum starts with seeing the universe and studying its creation followed by the beginning of life and its evolution on planet earth. The high-tech, interactive exhibits make a visit here, an experience in itself. The TV embedded in the floor, touch screen displays and the true-to-life exhibits o...Read more
  5. Museo Casa De La Memoria

    4.6 (31 Votes)
    Museo Casa De La Memoria


    Built by the mayor of Medellin to honor the victims of Armed Conflict, the Museo Casa de la Memoria is more of a remembrance to avoid the trying times faced by the armed forces of Columbia. The small museum showcases rare information with interactive displays, photos and facts that throw light on the troubled armed conflict stories in South America. The testimonial of the families of those who ...Read more
  6. Casa Museo Pedro Nel Gomez

    4.6 (258 Votes)
    Casa Museo Pedro Nel Gomez

    Art Museum, Architecture

    The Casa Museo Pedro Nel Gomez is the home of the renowned Colombian Scholar Pedro Nel Gomez. Nel Gomez studied engineering to later study art in Florence. In 1930’s the artist contributed to the urban planning of Medellin and also founded the School of Architecture in the city. Coming back to the museum, you can see a variety of intensely portrayed stories in the murals and paintings tha...Read more