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Museo Figari

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Small interesting gallery totally dedicated to the works of Pedro Figari. Entrance was free.

I had never heard of Pedro Figari until the manager of our hotel suggested we should visit this... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
westy54
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Sydney
small but interesting

This is one of the few museums in the city that are free. The first floor exhibit is permanent. It... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
Witoldzio
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Manhattan, KS
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Tel. (598) 29157065 / 2915 7256
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Juan Carlos Gomez 1427, Montevideo 11004, Uruguay
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

I had never heard of Pedro Figari until the manager of our hotel suggested we should visit this museum. Turns out that Figari was a Uruguayan lawyer and a politician who turned his artistic hobby into a full time occupation when he turned 60 and...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is one of the few museums in the city that are free. The first floor exhibit is permanent. It s devoted to a very interesting amateur painter, lawyer, and philosopher Pedro Figari. The exhibit contains mostly paintings of colorful scenes from Uruguayan life in...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2015

While wandering through the old city, we came across Museo Figari and decided to pop inside because it was free. The woman at the reception desk asked me if we knew anything about Figari, and I admitted we didn't. She called upstairs and a staff...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2015

On the recommendation of an elderly gentleman I visited and did not regret the discovery of this painter who was probably an influence on the early works of Carlos Paez Velaro. The second floor is a temporary exhibit of the year recipient of the Figari...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2014

We were very lucky to enter this museum just as the clouds burst for another unseasonal rain storm. We were also lucky to have a guide for the exhibit; a delightful young man employed at the museum. With excellent command of English, he described the...More

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