Discover The museums of Quito Ecuador and Galapagos Islands

In Quito, the Museo del Banco Central del Ecuador provides an account of the country's history, through pre-Colombian and colonial religious art collections. The Museo Franciscano has a collection of paintings and sculptures from the famous Religious Art School of Quito dating back to the colonial period. The Museo de Arte Colonial shows art work from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries while the Museo de Instrumentos Pedro Pablo Traversari is home to more than 4,000 instruments from all over the world.

  • The museums of Quito , Ecuador and Galapagos Islands
    The museums of Quito

    The Franciscano Museum exhibits a large collection of works from the Quito School dating back to the colonial period.

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  • The museums of Quito , Ecuador and Galapagos Islands
    Sculptures at the Capilla Del Hombre (Chapel

    The fascinating architecture of the Capilla Del Hombre Museum building, in which works of art by Oswaldo Guayasamin are displayed, is impressive.

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    The Museum of the Convent of St. Francis in Q

    The Museum of the Convent of St. Francis houses many religious works of art.

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  • The museums of Quito , Ecuador and Galapagos Islands
    A sculpture in the Guayasamin Museum

    The city of Quito is home to many museums, such as the Museum of Colonial Art, the City Museum and the Guayasamin Museum.

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  • The museums of Quito , Ecuador and Galapagos Islands
    The façade of the Museum of the Convent of St

    The Museum of the Convent of St. Francis is the largest and oldest monastery in Ecuador.

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  • The museums of Quito , Ecuador and Galapagos Islands
    The Quito City Museum

    In the oldest building in Quito, visitors can learn about the history of Quito while admiring stunning sculptures.

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