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Museo de Arte Fundacion Ortiz-Gurdian

Av SO 3a, Leon, Nicaragua
505 311-7053
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Nice environment, I got actually surprised. Definitely worthy to visit if you stay for long term. I just missed some new younger Nicas paintings.

Thank JuanmarcosDesign
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The collection of abstract works by Central American painters is very original and interesting.Lots of paintings by Chagall and quite a few by Dali.The paintings are indirectly exposed to the open air via roofless courtyards just outside the corridors, but it doesn't seem to do...More

Thank peter k
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

I'm not an artsy fart, and couldn't tell a michaelango from a monnet, but its nice to walk around. The museum is set in two well restored colonial buildings, close to the central square. I enjoyed the courtyards, that housed turtles, and also i admit,...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The museum is divided in two. One side features private exhibits of Nicaraguan and Latin American modern art. Even for the casual fan of art, there is some great stuff here. At the very least the space, an old traditional Leon house, is beautiful to...More

Thank jackietrehorn
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This a surprisingly modern and diverse art gallery in the heart of León, that is well worth a visit! It is in a beautiful colonial house, with several small gardens that also is worth a study. I really enjoyed it.

Thank StineMilla
Reviewed 4 August 2016

In two nice buildings opposite eachother you find in a lot of rooms American ( middle and south) paintings and sculptures. In some rooms also very and also modern European paintings ( Rubens, Picasso, Chagall etc) a nice few hours if it rains.

Thank berendino
Reviewed 1 August 2016

A nice museum of art (99 % paintings). I think it is the only museum as such in León. Nice contemporary paintings. There are also some classic paintings, but I did not find them interesting.

Thank jh0nny99
Reviewed 14 July 2016

WONDERFUL collection of art from Central and South American artists! Free on Sundays (and only 2 other couples there when we went)...you can't go wrong! Lovely open-air galleries (so bring your fan - it's hot): you have to wonder how the paintings remain preserved. A...More

Thank AlyssaM521
Reviewed 9 July 2016

There is an impressive number and types of art in this gallery. It's spread over several old colonial homes which makes the architecture another type of art on display.

Thank NYCskydive
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Much bigger than I thought. They have a very interesting collection and they change it regularly I think. It's worth the $2 with mix of local and international art.

Thank jtkylaa
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