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La Capilla Del Hombre

E18-94 Mariano Calvache St. And Lorenzo Chavez St | Barrio Bellavista, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-244-8492
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Capilla del Hombre and Guayasamin's Museum
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E18-94 Mariano Calvache St. And Lorenzo Chavez St | Barrio Bellavista, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Guyasamin is Ecuador's best known painter and his largest paintings depicting the struggle of indigenous man are on display at the Capilla. It is a display that invites interpretation and provokes emotion. This is a must see exhibit especially if you are interested in art...More

1  Thank jamusaba
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a morning and part of an afternoon at the La Capilla del Hombre and the Museo Guayasamin. They are remarkable. The artist and his family donated his art and home (built to house not only his but other artists work including Picasso and...More

Thank JaneinOakland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the museum and Guayasamin's house during a recent stay in Quito. Guayasamin's art is amazing, very moving. And his house is beautiful, with a great collection of religious art and artifacts and a small, but collection amazing pre-Columbian pieces. If you are going...More

1  Thank niagarariverfatman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

l personally am not a fan of Guayasamin art, but am aware of his importance and recognition. Very beautiful museum High walls and perfect display. linked to what used to be the painters house.

Thank Liliana188100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have at least a little interest in culture, this museum is sort of a must in Quito. Guayasamín was the most important painter of Ecuador, and had friends as Fidel Castro, Pablo Neruda, Salvador Allende... Note that Capilla del Hombre and Guayasamín Museum...More

Thank Sereina D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Informative documentaries and perspective on the histories of indigenous Latin America and indigenous and oppressed persons across the globe. Moving and simply some of the most beautiful art. One must visit both the muesum and do the tour, as well as the tour in Guayasamin's...More

1  Thank Yanaye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The art it self was amazing and surprising. The guided tours are very good with great explanations and the guides have great English (both in Capilla del Homabre and Casa Guayasamin)

1  Thank Shir D
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Absolutely worth the visit. I thoroughly enjoyed the tour of the actual museum and seeing Guayasamin's work on a very pronounced scale. Having never heard of this artist before, it was a great opportunity to really get a "feel" for who he was as an...More

1  Thank Keyla J
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Didn't know anything about guayasamin. Worth getting a short tour with explanation. He now is one of my favorite artists. Well worth it.

1  Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I visited this as the second part of my morning at the Guayasamin property, and enjoyed this almost as much as the house itself. Definitely see this if you like art, personal stories or the history of Ecuador and all of south america!

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5flatravelers
How do you find out what time the tours are in English?
19 March 2017|
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Response from Esther L | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if there is a certain time! When I came there, they told me if I was interested I could join a tour which started 10 minutes later. The same story when I entered the house....I had to wait around 15 minutes. I... More
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Is it easy to find a Taxi back to the town from this museum around 4-5 pm?
17 October 2016|
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Response from Vanessa V | Reviewed this property |
Yes-- the Guayasamin foundation contracts with taxi service--request one at the ticket office.
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borike66
is it included in any bus tour
16 February 2015|
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Response from Shidarta | Reviewed this property |
HOLA!!! nosotros abordamos un taxi, algo así como un auto que se dedica a llevar pasajeros. No es caro en Ecuador.
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