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Claustro San Agustín - Museum Bogotá - Colombia

Built in 1583 and formerly an Augustinian cloister, this is certainly one of the oldest surviving buildings in Bogotá. The museum, once the home of the Museo de Artes y Tradiciones Populares, now specializes in temporary exhibits by national and international photographers and artists. It also features special archaeological shows.


Cra 8, 7-21, La Candelaria

La Candelaria, Bogotá, Colombia


Getting There

Just one block from the famous Palacio Narino, the museum is easily located.

Price Description:


Relative price: Free

Open Hours from:9 a.m.

Open Hours to:5 p.m.

Days Closed:Sunday

Travel Skills: None

Plaza de Bolivar and all the interesting sites of the Candelaria

Currencies accepted
Colombian Peso

Contact Information:
Phone: 571-284-2670

Here are other activities in and around La Candelaria that may be of interest: Museo Donación Botero, Museo de Arte Colonial, Museo de Bogotá, Casa Quinta de Bolivar and Museo Arqueológico.

By Richard McColl
With over five years travelling and working in Latin America, Richard feels most at home here in the big Continent. From the former Scottish...
10 Mar 2011

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