Museo del Barro, Asuncion

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Visit Museo del Barro to explore an extensive variety of art, from indigenous works to cutting-edge contemporary pieces. Established in 1979, the museum first displayed a small private collection, which gradually grew into the extensive exhibits showcased today. View the pottery museum housing over 300 pieces of pre-Columbian clay artifacts and numerous items from the colonial era. The indigenous section includes a variety of handicrafts and artwork made by different native communities in Paraguay. Lastly, in the contemporary part of the museum you'll see thousands of pieces by famous South American artists. Use our Asuncion trip tool to arrange your visit to Museo del Barro and other attractions in Asuncion.
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  • Museo del Barro is situated not too far from our hotel in Santisma Trinidad, and is located conveniently off Aviadores de Chaco. Entrance is free, and we were totally surprised by the collection of lo...  more »
  • a place of history, culture, if you come to Paraguay it is important that you can visit and take a little of our history and works
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  • A real hidden gem, an amazing collection that will help you to understand better paraguayan culture.
  • Nice museum. Lots to look at.
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