Museums in Santiago, Chile

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Santiago that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Santiago to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Santiago page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Barrio Lastarria

    # 1 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 1227 times in trip plans
    Barrio Lastarria

    Tags: Museum, Walking Area, Food And Drinks, Cafe

    Address: Calle Jose Victorino Lastarria 90, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The neighborhood of Lastarria or Barrio Lastarria is one of the most beautifully maintained historic places in Chile and you can take a walk through pathways which embracehouses built in the 19th cent...Read more

  2. Musuem Of Memory And Human Rights

    # 2 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 437 times in trip plans
    Musuem Of Memory And Human Rights

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: Avenida Matucana 501, Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos is dedicated to the people who were the victims under the military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet and offer documents, letter, posters and photographs of o...Read more

  3. Museo Chileno De Arte Precolombino

    # 3 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 621 times in trip plans
    Museo Chileno De Arte Precolombino

    Tags: Art And Culture, History Museum

    Address: Bandera 361, Santiago, Chile

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino showcases America’s Pre-Columbian treasures. The museum was founded in 1981 by Sergio Larrain Garcia Moreno- a Chilean Philanthropist. His donation of anci...Read more

  4. Museo Interactivo Mirador

    # 4 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 276 times in trip plans
    Museo Interactivo Mirador

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: Av. Punta Arenas 6711, La Granja, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    The Museo Interactivo Mirador was founded by the First Lady Marta Larraechea in 1995 through the Foundation New Times which supports learning science through interactive methods. The museum is one suc...Read more

  5. Quinta Normal Park

    # 5 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 281 times in trip plans
    Quinta Normal Park

    Tags: Park, Specialty Museum

    Address: Matucana 520, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Parque Quinta Normal is a district in Santiago and is spread over 33.5 hectares of area and accommodates several museums in its green. The park was founded in the 1840’s to grow foreign plan...Read more

  6. Iglesia De San Francisco

    # 6 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 99 times in trip plans
    Iglesia De San Francisco

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Av Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The San Francisco Church is the oldest building in Santiago and dates back to the 16th century. The clock tower was added during the 1800s and is the forth one to be installed here after the earthquak...Read more

  7. Barrio Italia

    # 7 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 69 times in trip plans
    Barrio Italia

    Tags: Museum, Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Address: Av. Italia 1122, Santiago, Providencia, Región Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Barrio Italia was founded in 1910 when an Italian family started a hat factory here soon many restaurants, museums and workshops graced its historic pathways. The place is known for its Antique sh...Read more

  8. Chilean National Museum Of History

    # 8 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 47 times in trip plans
    Chilean National Museum Of History

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Exhibition

    Address: Parque Quinta Normal, Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    The Chilean National Museum of History, one of the oldest national history museums in South American, was founded in 1830 by Claudio Gay- the French naturalist. Even after the earthquakes of 1906 and ...Read more

  9. Casa Colorada

    # 9 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 45 times in trip plans
    Casa Colorada

    Tags: Museum, Walking Area, Historical Site

    Address: Merced 860, Centro Histórico de Santiago, Chile

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Red House or Casa Colorado was built in 1796 by Joseph de la Vega for Mateo de Toro y Zambrano- a political figure in Chile. Today the house adorns the street of Santiago by keeping a lesson of hi...Read more

  10. Central Post Office

    # 10 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 41 times in trip plans
    Central Post Office

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Architecture

    Address: Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Central Post Office and Museum in Santiago was built in 1882 and is a fine example of French styled architecture, designed by popular Chilean architect Ricardo Brown. The office has a museum where...Read more

  11. Museo Ferroviario De Santiago

    # 11 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 30 times in trip plans
    Museo Ferroviario De Santiago

    Tags: Museum, Landmark, Specialty Museum

    Address: Calle Interior Quinta Normal, Santiago, Región Metropolitana Metro Quinta Normal, Linea 5, Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:50 pm Details

    With 22 of its train exhibits declared as National Historic Landmark, the Museo Ferroviario de Santiago is heaven for Railway lovers who would like to know the history of the engines along with its te...Read more

  12. Chilean National History Museum

    # 12 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 25 times in trip plans
    Chilean National History Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: Plaza de Armas 951, Santiago, Santiago de Chile, Region Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    National History Museum encompasses the journey of Chile through its wars, ruling eras, railroads and art collection including the political history of Chile up to 1973 when Chile’s president Sa...Read more

  13. Santiago Museum Of Contemporary Art

    # 13 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 242 times in trip plans
    Santiago Museum Of Contemporary Art

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Ismael Valdes Vergara, Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 11:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Neighbors with the Chilean National Museum of Fine Arts, the Museum of Contemporary arts is home to some of the most classic Chilean and International art-work in Santiago. The museum has over 2800 pi...Read more

  14. Museo Artequin

    # 14 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 21 times in trip plans
    Museo Artequin

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Av Portales 3530, Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Museo Artequin was founded in 1993 to have a museum where locals could learn Art. The colorful museum is centered towards children with interactive workshops, temporary and permanent exhibitions and g...Read more

  15. Ralli Museum

    # 15 of 19 Museums in Santiago | Added 11 times in trip plans
    Ralli Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Calle Alonso de Sotomayor 4110, Alonso de Sotomayor, Vitacura, Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile

    Timings: 10:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Ralli Museum is one of the 5 museums offered by Harry Recanati Foundation all over the world and is spread across 3 floors along with a Patio where sculptures are showcased. The collection consists of...Read more

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