The Rafael Uribe Uribe Palace of Culture is a public building in Medellín, that houses cultural programs related to the Department of Antioquia, such as concerts, conferences, and art exhibitions. Belgian architect Agustín Goovaerts designed the building in a Gothic Revival style. The palace was named after Rafael Uribe Uribe, a General for the Colombian Liberal Party.
The Palace of Culture is today considered a National Monument of Colombia and is freely open to the public. It houses the Institute of Culture and Heritage of Antioquia. Visitors have access to the historical and photographical archive, music and sound archive, café, library, documentation center, permanent art gallery, and “Rafael Uribe Uribe” Museum room. The large dome located in the building is also used as an auditorium and a projection room, and can be used to watch movies.
|Monday||8:00 AM – 12:00 PM, 2:00 – 5:00 PM|
|Tuesday||8:00 AM – 12:00 PM, 2:00 – 5:00 PM|
|Wednesday||8:00 AM – 12:00 PM, 2:00 – 5:00 PM|
|Thursday||8:00 AM – 12:00 PM, 2:00 – 5:00 PM|
|Friday||8:00 AM – 12:00 PM, 2:00 – 5:00 PM|
|Saturday||8:00 AM – 2:00 PM|
Jorge Coronado | May 21, 2018
Beautiful place with lot of cultural diversity.
Oswaldo Gutierrez | Jun 21, 2018
Very nice cultural place. Beautiful pictures. Very helpful staff
Carlos Salamanca | Apr 19, 2018
It's free. And sometimes they have beautiful expositions
עינב בן גל | Nov 26, 2017
Beautiful only from outside. Nothing much to see inside, one room with history explantions only in spanish, some paintings, but very poor looking.
José Luis Montes | Oct 7, 2017
The story of the place is quite interesting. They could make a greater effort for curating more expositions, though.
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