Chapel of Man and its collection

Chapel of Man

La Capilla del Hombre, located in Quito, Ecuador, is an art museum that was initiated by the renowned Ecuadorian painter Oswaldo Guayasamín. The museum serves as a tribute to humanity, showcasing the artist's deep respect and admiration for the human spirit. Visitors to the museum can expect to see a wide range of artworks that reflect Guayasamín's unique artistic style and his profound understanding of the human condition.

Awards and Recognition of La Capilla del Hombre

La Capilla del Hombre is not only renowned for its art collection but also for its architectural significance. In 2003, the Municipality of Quito recognized the museum as the best work of the city. Furthermore, UNESCO declared it a "priority project for culture", and the National Government of Ecuador designated it as part of the "cultural heritage of the Ecuadorian state". These accolades underscore the museum's importance in the cultural landscape of Ecuador and beyond.

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Chapel of Man
E18-94 Mariano Calvache
170135 Quito

Visitor information Chapel of Man

Opening hours

10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00


Children under 2Free


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E18-94 Mariano Calvache, Quito

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