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El Castillo Museum - Museum Medellín - Colombia

El Castillo Museum is often used for fairs and cultural festivals due to its lavish beauty. It is an architectural jewel of gothic medieval design in the style of the French Loire castles. It houses a collection of paintings by national and foreign artists that once belonged to the wealthy family who lived there.


Ca. 9 Sur, 32-269

Medellín, Colombia


Getting There
The museum is south of the center. Take the El Poblado-San Lucas bus from Parque Berrío and get off at Loma de Los Balsos. It’s a short walk down the side street to the museum.

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

Open Hours to:Monday-Friday 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Saturday noon and 4 p.m.

Travel Skills: None

Contact Information:
Phone: 266-0900
E-mail: proyectoselcastillo(at)

Here are other activities in and around Medellín that may be of interest: El Museo Antioquia and El Museo Universitario.

By David Joshua Jennings
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15 Feb 2012

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