A complete list of Museums in Medellín

Are you looking for a cultural experience in Medellín? Our list of Museums in Medellín will help you find that cultural fix.

Featured Museums

Museo Cementerio San Pedro
Museo Cementerio San Pedro
Museo Cementerio San Pedro
Casa museo pedro nel gómez
Casa Museo Pedro Nel Gómez
Casa Museo Pedro Nel Gómez
museo de antioquia
Museo de Antioquia
Museo de Antioquia


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Santa Cruz

Casa Museo Pedro Nel Gómez

Art and History Museum created in Colombian Artist, Pedro Nel Gomez’ old home.

Focus: Art and History
Address: Carrera 51B No. 85 – 24, Santa Cruz
Contact: +57 (4) 444 2633 ext 1
Opening Hours: Mon- Sat: 9am-5pm | Sun: closed
Pricing: Free
Link: facebook

Parque Explora

Explora is the dynamic museum mediating interactive activity between citizens of Medellin and

Focus: Science, Technology and Education
Address: Carrera 53 No. 7375, Santa Cruz
Contact: +57 (4) 516 8300
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 8:30am-5:30pm | Sat-Sun: 10am-6:30pm
Pricing: 24,500COP adults | 22,500COP Children
Link: www.parqueexplora.org

Jardin Botánico Joaquín Antonio Uribe

Jardin Botanico is the “green lung” of Medellin, an open garden space to explore plants, nature, and animals right in the city. It has a variety of fauna and flora inspired activities and several restaurants.

Focus: Flora and Fauna
Address: Calle 73 No. 51d14, Santa Cruz
Contact: +57 (4) 444 5500
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun: 9am- 4:30pm
Pricing: Free
Link: www.botanicomedellin.org/

Planetario de Medellín

The Planetarium is the 3rd, of the Triad: Botanical Garden/ Explorla/ Planetarium, it was recently renovated and has a variety of activities, a dome and a cafe.

Focus: Science and Education
Address: Carrera 52 No. 71-117, Santa Cruz
Contact: +57 (4) 516 8300
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 8:30am-5:30pm | Sat-Sun: 10am-6:30pm
Pricing: 15,000 COP
Link: www.planetariomedellin.org/


Casa Gardeliana

This Museum centers on the life and talent of Tango legend, Carlos Gardel, Born in Argentina, deceased in Medellin.

Focus: Culture, Art and History
Address: Carrera 45 No. 76-50, Manrique
Contact: +57 (4) 444 2633 ext 2
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: 9am-5pm | Sun: closed
Pricing: Donation
Link: facebook

Museo Cementerio San Pedro

Focus on death, the rituals around burying, visiting and celebrating our ancestors; large culutral agenda.

Focus: Cemetery Museum
Address: Carrera 51 No. 68-68, Manrique
Contact: +57 (4) 212 0951
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun: 7:30am-5:30pm
Pricing: Free
Link: www.cementeriosanpedro.org.co/


Museo Universitario Universidad de Antioquia

A merger between the natural science museum and the anthropology museum, with an addition of a visual art collection

Focus: Natural Science, Anthropology and Visual Arts
Address: Calle 67 No. 53 – 108, Aranjuez
Contact: +57 (4) 219 5180
Opening Hours: Mon-Thu: 8am-5:45pm | Fri: 8am-4pm | Sat: 8am-1 pm | Sun: closed
Pricing: Free
Link: http://www.udea.edu.co/wps/portal/udea/web/inicio/cultura/museo-universitario

Museo de Antioquia

The Museum of Antioquia is focused mostly on the work of Antioquian artist Fernando Botero, but has a variety of artists in its many exhibits, as well as a restaurant and an infamous plaza with Botero sculptures.

Focus: Art and History
Address: Carrera 52 No. 52-43, Aranjuez
Contact: +57 (4) 251 3636
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat 10am-5:30pm | Sun/Holidays: 10am-4:30pm
Pricing: 12,000 locals | 18,000 foreigners
Link: www.museodeantioquia.co/

Palacio de la Cultura Rafael Uribe Uribe

Focused on the history and art of Antioquia, photographic history, etc.

Focus: Antioquia
Address: Carrera 51 No. 521, Aranjuez
Contact: +57 (4) 320 9780
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: 8am-5pm | Sun: closed
Pricing: Free
Link: n/a


Museo Etnográfico Miguel Angel Builes

Art representative of several areas of Colombian and International Cultures. cultural Manifestations, expressions, elements, spitirual and cultural objects and beliefs,

Focus: Culture and History
Address: Carerra 81 No. 52B-120, Calsanz
Contact: +57 (4) 320 4488
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 8am-12pm & 2pm-6pm | Sat: 8am-12pm | Sun: closed
Pricing: 6,000 COP
Link: n/a

La Candelaria

Area Cultural Banco de la República

Mixed exhibits, History Museum, Museum of Postage and Correspondence.

Focus: Philately / Postage and Correspondence
Address: Calle 50 No. 50 – 21, La Candelaria
Contact: +57 (4) 576 7409
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 8am-5pm | Sat-Sun: closed
Pricing: Free
Link: http://banrepcultural.org/coleccion-de-arte-banco-de-la-republica/

Museo del Agua EPM

This museum focuses on water, it’s local uses, purity, meanings and more. It has activities and information for people of all ages.

Focus: Natural Science
Address: Carrera 58 No. 42-125, La Candelaria
Contact: +57 (4) 380 6954
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 8:30am-5:30pm | Sat-Sun/Holidays: 10:30am-6:30pm
Pricing: 6,000 COP
Link: http://www.grupo-epm.com/fundacionepm/Qu%C3%A9hacemos/MuseodelAguaEPM.aspx

Villa Hermosa

Museo Casa de la Memoria

This Museum is entirely focused on the conflict in Colombia and the post conflict, victims, restitution and moving forward.

Focus: Colombia’s Conflict / Postconflict
Address: Calle 51 No. 36-66, Villa Hermosa
Contact: +57 (4) 383 4001
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 9am – 6pm | Sat-Sun: 10am-4pm
Pricing: Free
Link: www.museocasadelamemoria.gov.co/

Museo Madre Maria Berenice

A Religious Museum; focused on Mother Maria Berenice, her upbringing, and life.

Focus: Religious Museum
Address: Carrera 21 No. 40-135, Villa Hermosa
Contact: +57 (4) 221 9820
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 9:30-11am & 2-4pm
Pricing: Free
Link: www.madremariaberenice.org/index.php/museo-madre-berenice/2-uncategorised


Museo de Otro Parte

This museum was previously the home of Anthropologist, Philosopher and Writer Fernando Gonzalez, it has now turned into a museum, cultural house and cafe with lots of activities, a booming cultural agenda and great ambiance.

Focus: Culture and Art
Address: Carrera 43A No. 27A Sur – 11, Envigado
Contact: +57 (4) 448 2404
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 8am-8pm | Sat-Sun: 9am-5pm
Pricing: Free
Link: www.otraparte.org

San Javier

Museo Etnográfico Madre Laura

Etnographic museum about indigenous cultures that St Laura took interest in. 1500 pieces from instruments to pottery tools of indigenous tribes in Central and South America and Africa.

Focus: Indigenous Tribes
Address: Carrera 92 No. 34D-21, San Javier
Contact: +57 (4) 252 3017
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun: 9am-12pm & 2pm-5pm
Pricing: 5,000 COP
Link: www.madrelaura.org/museo-etnografico-madre-laura/cod31/


Fundación Aburrá

Museum focused on Hispanic, Pre Hispanic and Post Hispanic exhibits.

Focus: Pre and Post Hispanic
Address: Calle 44 A No. 72 – 35, Robledo
Contact: +57 (4) 413 7436
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: 8am-12pm & 2pm-5pm | Sun: closed
Pricing: Free
Link: www.fundacionaburra.org/



Museo de Arte Moderno

The Museum of Modern Art is the Heart of contemporary art in Poblado, as well as a cultural center for workshops, activities, exhibits and film.

Focus: Modern Art
Address: Carrera 44 No. 19A-100, Poblado
Contact: +57 (4) 444 2622
Opening Hours: Tue-Fri: 9am-6pm | Sat: 10am-6pm | Sun: 10am-5pm | Mon: closed
Pricing: 8,000 COP
Link: www.elmamm.org/

Casa Museo Santa Fee (zoo)

The local zoo has a variety of animals and is located on Avenida Guayabal, it is a popular spot for families.

Focus: Zoo
Address: Carrera 52 No. 20-63, Poblado
Contact: +57 (4) 235 5588
Opening Hours: Tue-Sun: 9am-12pm & 1pm – 5pm | Mon: closed
Pricing: 7,000 children | 14,000 adults
Link: www.zoologicosantafe.com/visitantes/sitios-de-interes

Fundacion Viztaz

A virtual museum working towards the preservation of cultural memory, they work digitally to create social impact through the conservation of history.

Focus: Recovery, preservation and dissemination of cultural memory
Address: Carrera 65 No. 8B-91, Medellín
Contact: +57 (4) 361 1314
Opening Hours: n/a
Pricing: n/a
Link: www.viztaz.com.co/

Museo El Castillo

The Legacy of Diego Echavarría Misas and Benedikta Zur Nieden, inspired by the valley de loire castles in France. Diego is the son of the founders of Coltejer, Corona, the San Vicente de Paul Hospital and Amparo Infantil Santa Ana. He married Benedikta, a German woman and had a single daughter, Isolda. They moved into this castle in 1943 and later donated it to be a museum.

Focus: Culture & Art
Address: Calle 9S No. 32-269, Poblado
Contact: +57 (4) 266 0900
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 9am-6pm | Sat-Sun: 10am-6am
Pricing: 12,000 adults | 7,000 children and students
Link: www.museoelcastillo.org/


Museo de Ciudad

A museum of the city of Medellin.

Focus: History and Culture
Address: Calle 30a No. 55-64, Laureles
Contact: +57 (4) 444 2633
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun: 9am-9pm
Pricing: 1,000 COP
Link: facebook