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Museo - Taller de Casapueblo

Punta Ballena | 13 km away from Punta del Este, Punta del Este 20003, Uruguay
+598 4257 8041
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Once the home of celebrated Uruguayan artist Carlos Paez Vilaro, this eye-catching seaside Mediterranean-style structure is today a modern art museum.
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  • Average7%
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Punta Ballena | 13 km away from Punta del Este, Punta del Este 20003, Uruguay
+598 4257 8041
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The history of Carlos, the house, the way he build the house and the view are all fantastic. The view for the sunset is unbelievable. Is not that cheap for what it offers but is ok. I would recommend it. Take time to wait for...More

Thank Fabian B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t miss this Punta del Este Atraction. Enjoy the building, the views and the art insight! Very unique.

Thank 100ego
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth staying for the eccentric architecture Note the rooms are somewhat dated but overlooking this it is s must to do The adjoining museum is great

Thank jimperth10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are actually two properties here or more accurately this sprawling complex is divided into two sections. First is the museum to Carlos Paez Vilaro, the artist whose singlehanded obsession gave birth to this masterpiece of sculptural architecture which includes a restaurant, various galleries dedicated...More

Thank IpanemaGuys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome. Breathtaking. Unusual. Special. Do not miss this museum! We’re planning to return and stay at the hotel. Did I already say … Do not miss this?

1  Thank Scott F
Reviewed 12 October 2017

When you drive from Montevideo, Uruguay, to Punta del Este (less than 2 hours driving), you will first arrive to Punta Ballena. This is a small hill facing the Atlantic Ocean and with the most luxurious houses in the area. Casa Pueblo is a small...More

Thank lucialopezuy
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Busy as in the city tour circuit but an interesting place. Lots of artwork and opportunities to buy prints etc.

Thank Tracey W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Beautiful place, easy to go and see the sun! Close to Punta del Este and in the same way than montevideo.

Thank Adriana I
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Vilaró was a great multi-talented-artist who explored the world like Hemmingway and connected with so many interesting people at his time. He painted, drew, sculpted, directed and I was amazed to visit and discovered Casa Pueblo, which was actually one of his working studios but...More

Thank Luiz D
Reviewed 28 August 2017

For those who's passing close to Punta Ballena, Casapueblo is a terrific attraction. Build by Carlos Paez Vilaro ( Uruguai artist 1923-2014 ), the house has a collection of Vilaro work. Paintings, drawings , books, etc. There're a coffee shopping with a astonishing view of...More

Thank MarinhoPorto
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Response from Dolinski C | Reviewed this property |
Já passei Ano Novo, tem festas em vários lugares e o comércio aberto dia 31/12 normal. Também carnaval agora Natal penso que a mesma coisa. Espero que tenha ajudado um pouco 😁
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