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Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana

De Diciembre 794 y Patria 6, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2 902 262
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This is an easily accessible Museum and Conference Center near Parque Elijido

This is a beautiful complex that is well worth visiting, and is the meeting place for international... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
WJD_CO
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Longmont, Colorado
Good find

We were staying at Hilton colon and walked over to park across the street and wandered around and... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
BernDude
,
Lake Elsinore, California
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This museum features the finest Ecuadorian art and facilities for artistic performances, traveling exhibitions and film screenings.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
13 Jun 2017
“This is an easily accessible Museum and Conference Center near Parque Elijido”
4 Mar 2017
“Good find”
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De Diciembre 794 y Patria 6, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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+593 2 902 262
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

This is a beautiful complex that is well worth visiting, and is the meeting place for international conferences, and many other events

Thank WJD_CO
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying at Hilton colon and walked over to park across the street and wandered around and then saw this museum It's free Nice, but day we were there most of it was closed for some event We saw 2 galleries one of contemporary...More

1  Thank BernDude
Reviewed 11 October 2015

A free performance facility with outstanding ballet dancers. On the day we happened to come across this culture center (we were going to the art fair across the street at the park on a Sunday), a "Circus" ballet was being performed free. The theater was...More

1  Thank 40countrytraveler
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Besides the artifacts and historical relics, there was a very cool contemporary art show and two of the artists were there to answer your questions and just enjoy your reaction to their work. Very relaxing museum with few people.

Thank pglaw
Reviewed 8 August 2014

This museum gets little publicity. I am so sad that only 14 people have even reviewed it here. I only knew about it because two people from Quito sent me there. It does not even get in the tourist brochures. There is a beautifully displayed...More

Thank Noel78
Reviewed 9 July 2014

It was nice, but I expected more. There was a nice exhibition if a local artist with beautiful paintings, but that was it, I expected more!!

Thank carolinadias
Reviewed 1 May 2014

At first we just saw the current exhibits which were fine, but not in English as well as Spanish. Then we discovered the historical side of the museum (to the left after you enter) which had both English and Spanish descriptions for many of the...More

2  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 31 March 2014

If you enjoy visiting museums where you can see an areas culture from the beginning laid out in great detail, this museum is for you. I was pleased to see the amount of work that has been done to organize the exhibits and the amount...More

2  Thank JJMAYNARD
Reviewed 3 February 2014

If you like ancient cultures and you love gold, there is a great room in the Archeology Museum at the Casa de la Cultura that you need to visit. It is by far one of the most impressive collection of ancient metal work we have...More

2  Thank Angie D
Reviewed 27 October 2013

Inside the Casa de la Cultura there is a museum that is definately something that you shall not miss, if you are interested in the history of Ecuador. The museum shows in an interesting way the history of Ecuador. It is not an art-museum even...More

2  Thank hellblom
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