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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 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely building, nice museum and cafe. It is also a hotel. Went there and ended up enjoying the amazing view with a bottle of wine. Great place to visit and relax.

Thank ViviViviViviVivi
Reviewed 1 week ago

The collection itself is not the most fascinating part of the visit. It is a nice collection that shows many varieties of art works Uruguay's most famous artist Carlos Páes Vilaró made. The house itself that he built, and the beautiful view it has to...More

Thank Lara P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a beautiful lunch and a great day with friends here at the Museo. The coffee was great and we just had some empanadas too. The buildings and the museum was so awesome. Carlo's was an amazing artist and to see his art work...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Carlos Paez was an amazingly creative painter and fascinating man. The art on display is fabulous and the building is interesting in its design. They say the sunset view from the museum is tremendous, but we were there on a rainy day. Also, interesting are...More

Thank SaraChana_T
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Loved the structure and the art is intriguing. You can spend half a day there with family with some good restaurants a short drive away.

Thank DingoBB
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The construction is unique, very beautiful pieces of art inside. The price is not expensive and the view is extraordinary. Definitely the finest attraction in Punta.

Thank Felício C
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

If you have the chance, go and see the sunset ritual. It is beautiful even if the weather does not help. The museum is interesting, beautiful architecture but the restaurant was closed (so if you want to eat there it is better to previously confirm...More

Thank Silvia S
Reviewed 26 May 2017

A sprawling "house" with a lovely sunset view. Take a guided tour and visit the shop. Greek isles or COsta de Sol feeling.

Thank brasilboy
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went with high expectations, which were exceeded. Museum entry is around US$5 pp or AR$80 pp which includes a US$10 voucher for the shop. The museum features a video of the life and work of Villar and the museum houses an extensive collection of his...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We went in May, which is Autumn here. Strikingly beautiful and less crowded than in summer (though still expect a packed house). Go at sunset or just before and then go check out the point nearby. Be aware, for artwork, meaning replicas and t-shirts mostly,...More

Thank Emily B
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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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