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Casa Museo Pedro Nel Gomez

Carrera 51B No. 85-24 | Barrio Aranjuez, Medellin, Colombia
+57 4 4442633
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Interesting artist and fascinating art work.

His house, museum is a little out of the way, but very fascinating artist. Also, worth the visit... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
San Francisco, California
Amazing house from talented Paintor

This place was recommended to us by our city tour guide. It is a very special house. The walls are... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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Carrera 51B No. 85-24 | Barrio Aranjuez, Medellin, Colombia
+57 4 4442633
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

His house, museum is a little out of the way, but very fascinating artist. Also, worth the visit for the neighborhood with some beautiful wall murals. The taxi ride down the hill really gave a view of the everyday lives of the people.

Thank Sausalito5
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This place was recommended to us by our city tour guide. It is a very special house. The walls are all painted with magnificent murals. It tells the story of 1950 Medellin.Beautiful!

1  Thank creations527
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Quiet small museum in a lovely home which showcases the art of a significant Colombian painter. From his watercolors of his time in Florence to his return to Medellin and his social activist paintings, the art is intriguing and fascinating. The staff is friendly. there...More

Thank Connie B
Reviewed 7 April 2016

This museum is located in the house where the painter lived. It is well preserved and there is an extensive collection of his work. It is outside the tourist area, not far from the Botanical Gardens. If you like art this is one of the...More

1  Thank Viviana G
Reviewed 26 March 2016

The house is beautiful, also the impressive collection. This place, --close to it- Moravia Centre by Salmona, the Swimming Pools by Paisajes Emergentes and Parque Belen Library are the best places to visit in Medellin, the true alternative to an overrated and poor architecture quality...More

Thank German R
Reviewed 24 February 2016

One of Medellin's most famous 20th artists. The museum is his house, studio, and gallery holding many of his most important works that cover the whole of Colombian culture. Located in the barrio (Comuna 4). A memorable experience not soon forgotten.

Thank Fred H
Reviewed 23 February 2016

The house is about 15 minutes walk north of the botanical gardens but is not easy to find from the Lonely Planet map. We asked a policemen to who told us to go up a hill away from the main road and followed his directions...More

Thank peterandvivien
Reviewed 22 November 2015

The museum is an excellent place to explore Nel Gomez' paintings. I especially loved that the museum is placed in the middle of the "barrio popular". It really fits into the area and lets all of it shine.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Great artist home. It is located on a Neighborhood that worship him. A place to enjoy art and get to know a little the North side of the city

Thank Clayde D
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

I didn't know many of his works, expected the museum to be a little bit more modern art styled ... Everybody who likes his works will be satisfied I guess, many of his works there and a lot of history about Columbian art ... But...More

Thank Maddin B
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