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If there is one museum not to miss while in Santiago it is the Violeta Parra Museum. While it is small, and much is in Spanish, you have enough information in English to sense the power of this woman as a musician, painter, tapestry artist...More
Interesting museum dedicated to artist Violeta parra who specialized in needlework and paintings. Admission is free, donations are accepted. Quick stop, it’s a small place, but worth it for the serenity
This museum has only been open for 3 year but it is still free to enter. We went to see it out of curiosity: 60 years ago in 1958, my dad came on a university expedition to Chile and wrote about how he and his...More
A small and affectionate museum about the very treasured Violeta Parra, a very strong, tender and not enough revered Chilean human rights artist and a vivid voice for the poor and the oppressed, with a perfect mix of works and details that makes the visit...More
A beautiful and informative exposition of Violeta Parra's life. The museum shows some of Violeta's pieces of arts with informative texts, videos and sounds. It's close to the subway. The entry is free.
I read a review saying only if more non-Chilean or non-Hispanic speaking people know about Violeta Parra.
I must admit I have never heard of her until I saw the top review ranking this museum received here and I'm very glad that I went visited....More
There are not a lot of English signs or information at this museum but with my rudimentary Spanish I got the gist of who Violeta Parra was and her work on display was beautiful to look at.
It’s free to go in; you have to...More
Parra is a historical figure in Chile, but mostly for her unorthodox life and early death. Her art doesn't seem quite as well known. The Parra weavings in this museum are the most impressive of her creations in my opinion, and are displayed well. I...More