La Chascona

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Fernando Marquez de La Plata 0192, Santiago, Providencia, Region Metropolitana, Chile
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +56-227778741
  • Ticket Price: 6000 CLP
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids

La Chascona - Review

La Chascona was one of the three houses of the famous Poet Pablo Neruda built for his secret lover Matilde Urrutia. The house is one of the most fascinating place to witness- giving a rare peak into the Poet’s co-designed spaces which carry an essence of his mind. From intimate reading places to the colorful dining room, the place oozes the couple’s artistic taste.

Highlights include:

  • Authentic furniture and silverware.
  • The painting of Matilde with two heads painted by Mexican artist Diego Rivera among other pieces of art.
  • Regular art exhibitions held here.

La Chascona Information

  • Other contact number: +56227378712

La Chascona Ticket Prices

  • General Admission: CLP 6,000 (five thousand Chilean pesos) per person.
  • Special Admission: CLP 2,000 for students and Chileans over 60 years.

How To reach La Chascona by Public Transport

  • Metro: At Salvador
  • Bus: At PC1108 - Parada / Plaza Caupolicán.
  • By Taxi
  • By renting a Car/ Bike.

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TripHobo Highlights for La Chascona

  • La Chascona Address: Fernando Marquez de La Plata 0192, Santiago, Providencia, Region Metropolitana, Chile
  • La Chascona Contact Number: +56-227778741
  • La Chascona Timing: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • La Chascona Price: 6000 CLP
  • Best time to visit La Chascona(preferred time): 10:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Time required to visit La Chascona: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting La Chascona

  • 95% of people who visit Santiago include La Chascona in their plan

  • 34.07% of people start their La Chascona visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see La Chascona

Tuesday, Friday and Sunday

93.03% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting La Chascona

People normally club together Chilean National Zoo and Santuario De La Inmaculada Concepcion while planning their visit to La Chascona.

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

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La Chascona, Santiago Reviews

  • La Chascona is Pablo Nevada's Santiago home. It continues the Oceania or sea theme and slightly resembles a boat. It is built over several levels, (making use of the slope of the landscape and optimum views) and has narrow staircases, so not particularly appropriate for strollers or wheel chairs. Each level is reached by use of a short outdoor walkway or stairs. It has an excellent audio guide which covers the life of the poet, and the history of Chile at the time. The home, belongings and gardens have been well preserved, giving a good insight into his life. It is well worth a visit. At busy times you can expect to wait, as space is limited as are audio guides.

  • La Chascona was an enchanting place. It is one of the homes of Chilean Nobel Prize winning poet Pablo Neruda. Pictures aren't allowed in interior spaces but can be taken outside. Even if you are not familiar with his work, you will feel intrigued by the home and feel the love shared there.

  • This is one of Pablo Neruda's houses that now is a museum open to the community. In this place you can see how this famous poet lived, and enjoy all those beautiful corners where he shared many times with his woman and friends. This property is managed by a private foundation that is in charge of all his inheritance. A 40 minutes audio guided tour inside the house-museum is available for the visitors for $CLP 7,000 (USD 11). I highly recommend to visit this place.

  • It is interesting to know more about the important Pablo Neruda. There is an audioguide (At least english, portuguese and spanish) really efficient and which leaves you free to visit at any moment without needing to wait for a guide visit. The entrance is not too cheap for foreigners. If you travelling low cost, there are other points in Santiago for free and also interesting.

  • Very interesting place. Neatly melds personality, politics and culture. Amazing living room art and artifacts.

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