Plazoleta de las Esculturas
Palacio de la Cultura Rafael Uribe Uribe
Palacio de la Cultura Rafael Uribe Uribe , adjacent to the Berrío metro station in an ornate black-and-white building, hosts concerts...
Museo de Antioquia
In the grand art deco Palacio Municipal, Colombia's second-oldest museum (Museo Nacional in Bogotá is the oldest) is also one of its...
Ermita de la Veracruz
Constructed with funds from European immigrants, this fine colonial church was inaugurated in 1803. It features a stone facade and a...
On Parque de Bolívar, this refurbished theater has regular free screenings of documentaries and alternative films as well as concerts...
Part restaurant, part cultural center, Govinda's has a great-value vegetarian buffet. Choose from a wide range of soups, soy-based...
Plazoleta de las Esculturas information
This public space in front of the Museo de Antioquia is home to 23 large bronze sculptures by renowned local artist Fernando Botero. For more Botero, check out the iconic La Gorda , in front of the Banco de la República in Parque Berrío. There are three more Botero sculptures in Parque San Antonio, including the Pájaro de Paz (Bird of Peace), which sits alongside its earlier incarnation that was destroyed in a terrorist bomb attack.