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Museo a Cielo Abierto

San Miguel, Santiago, Chile
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Exquisite museum

Wonderful murals, really nice way to liven up the neighborhood, with some magnificent works of art!!

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Michiel L
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One of the highlights of Santiago

I have very much enjoyed the street art I have encountered during my stay in Chile. I went to... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Roberta J
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Bellingham, Washington
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful murals, really nice way to liven up the neighborhood, with some magnificent works of art!!

1  Thank Michiel L
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

I have very much enjoyed the street art I have encountered during my stay in Chile. I went to Valparaiso and was able to see lots of murals throughout the city. But the San Miguel neighborhood is a real gem! It is easy to get...More

Thank Roberta J
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

I love street art, all of it - murals, graffiti, tags. I really wanted to visit Museo a Cielo Abierto, but did wonder whether, as a solo female traveller, it would be safe. The advice I received from the owner of the guesthouse I stayed...More

1  Thank Happy_hol_tripper
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

I prefer murals to smaller graffiti and this is the place to go in Santiago. It is easily accessible and despite it being in a poorer neighborhood it is not dangerous at all. I went by myself on a Wednesday morning, people were just going...More

1  Thank Claudia M
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

All the turist guidebook are full of mouth of the open air museum in Valparaiso...really old and poor now... Almost of the guide forgot Museo a cielo abierto in Santiago and it is a mistake... Take the subway to Station Departemental, walk 5 mn and...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I read all the great reviews for this open air museum but was a little put off by Trip Advisor's quote of 1.5-2 hour travel time (X2 train & bus). Luckily my friend found directions on another website that were more straightforward - get the...More

2  Thank ttmelbourne2016
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

San Miguel is a poorer neighborhood south of the city center on metro line 2 (to Departmental). On a set of apartment blocks along Tristan Matta residents and artists have created 3-4 story murals. There is a range of styles and subjects, but all are...More

1  Thank mamahare
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Reviewed 28 December 2015

i was very surprised when i realized that not many people even in santiago know about this gallery, so i guess i was lucky to find reviews here on tripadvisor. if you enjoy street art like myself, you definitely have to go there. it's a...More

2  Thank AltairVega85
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Reviewed 13 January 2015

This 'museum' is incredible. The art (not graffiti) is simply amazing and to be able to walk around the neighbourhood and take it these huge murals is an experience in itself. It doesn't seem to be well known which is unfortunate because it was certainly...More

2  Thank Beach L
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Reviewed 27 August 2014

If you like street art, you definitely have to go there! Amazing murals. Sadly this Museum is less known than the one in Valparaiso, but it's so much better and well maintained!

3  Thank piscOLA
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