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Museum of Art of Rio Grande do Sul

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Great exhibitions

I visited this museum twice because I wanted to get the best out of the exhibitions held the days I... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Bogota, Colombia
Landmark of art in the State of Rio Grande do Sul

Although MARGS is a landmark of art for more than 60 years, it is in need to attention in order to... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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31 Oct 2018
“Great exhibitions”
10 Feb 2018
“Landmark of art in the State of Rio Grande do Sul”
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Praca da Alfandega s/n | Centro, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90010-150, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

I visited this museum twice because I wanted to get the best out of the exhibitions held the days I was in town. Mainly, artwork of the following artists were exhibited: Ernesto Scheffel, Fábio Rheinheimer, Rossini Perez and Léo Dexheimer. In its own style, every...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Although MARGS is a landmark of art for more than 60 years, it is in need to attention in order to be renovated and refresh in its permanent collection. The building itself it is a beautiful example of the architecture from the beginning of the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

The art shown in this museum is very specific for a certain target audience. But going around is not a mistake, since it is for free.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

Only part of the building was open when we visited. Exhibition was strange but nice to see. Free entrance.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Asko M
Reviewed 1 March 2016

A lovely and very nice exhibition in an old and nice building in the city centre!!!Definitely worth seeing it!

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank travelbat123
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Installed in a beautiful building of the early 20th century, has a collection of French paintings from the twenties and several works of renowned Brazilian artists. I expected more from a state museum, but either way is a museum to visit

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Luiz C
Reviewed 12 March 2014

The MARGS is a small museum, although it is the most impostant in the city. The collection is not permanently on show, which is a pity. The temporary exhibits are usually of good quality. The building is not adequated for a museum, but the location...More

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank 90Carla
Reviewed 13 May 2013 via mobile

It is probably one of the biggest and more complete museum at the south of Brazil. It does have art work from many of the greatest artist from this part of the country, including Karen Lambrecht and others. Also the building is very beautiful and...More

Date of experience: June 2012
Thank darwinsail
Reviewed 14 November 2012

It is located in downtown and have many activities for the artistic community of Porto Alegre. It also offer some exhibitions and have a nice collection of arts

Date of experience: November 2012
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Reviewed 12 April 2012

Very good art in different media from all over the state is on display here. Entrance is free of charge.

Date of experience: March 2012
1  Thank wilfridblair
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