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Museo Arquidiocesano de Arte Religioso - Museum Popayán - Colombia

The Museo de Arte Religioso was founded in 1972 by the city's Archdiocese to protect and conserve the most valuable artworks of Popayán's churches. Divided into six halls devoted to specific artists, schools or topics, over 110 pieces are on exhibit. During Semana Santa the vault guarding the jewel-encrusted custodios is opened for public viewing. You may not photograph any of the works in the collection. Exhibit explanations are in Spanish only; Spanish-language guides are available.

Calle 4 4-56
Popayán, Colombia


Price Description: $1.60 adults, $0.80 children 6-12 years old

Relative price: Budget

Open Hours from:Monday-Friday 9 a.m., 2 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.

Open Hours to:Monday-Friday 12:30 p.m., 6 p.m., Saturday 2 p.m.

Days Closed:Sunday

Travel Skills: None

Contact Information:
Phone: 57-2-824-2759

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