Museo de Arte de El Salvador, San Salvador

4.5
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Inaugurated in 2003, Museo de Arte de El Salvador invites you to appreciate artwork ranging from the 19th century through to contemporary times. Find paintings, sketches, and sculptures from both prominent local artists and international talents in a range of exhibition halls covering 1,208 sq m (13,002 sq ft). The great room, as well as rooms three and four, are home to a dedicated collection of Salvadoran art, while the two remaining rooms house international and other alternative art pieces. Complete your visit to the museum by having something to eat or drink at the on-site restaurant. Put Museo de Arte de El Salvador into our San Salvador day trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in San Salvador.
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  • Small but rich in culture. We enjoyed the galleries and exhibitions. The entrance fee was less than $3.00 which covered the entire museum. There is a restaurant in the premises as well, can't comment ...  more »
  • In This museum, you can know about the roots of our people and the social processes developed in the time that have defined what is now El Salvador
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  • Good space but needs more content. There are a couple of nice paintings. There one room full of junk that literally looks like piles of rubbish, exhibited for longer than one year, surely there must be some artists who would like to exhibit in that room.
  • Amazing museum. World class art and curation. Don't miss it during your visit to El Salvador! Tickets are only $1.50, $0.50 if you're student and free on Sundays so there's no excuse. The only downside was the gift shop that had no museum merchandise nor specialized art books. Hopefully it'll get better in the future.
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