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Best things to do in Medellín

Art Museum
“Large collection of local artists, including one of the largest by Medellin-born Fernando Botero”
90local recommendations
Theme Park
“The Aquarium, Parque Explora (sciences thema) are awesomes for kids and grown ups. ”
83local recommendations
Museum
“LOVE LOVE this place. Even if you don't like modern art, this is a must see in my opinion as the local park out back is full of an amazing and very positive energy... depending on the day, you'll find everything from great local street food vendors to impromptu dance recitals. Worth a visit. ”
78local recommendations
Museum
“Is a Gothic-style castle. beautiful gardens and an amazing view of Medellin city. The museum preserves art by colombian masters. the museum also offers a small cafe for refreshments and snacks”
48local recommendations
Art Gallery
“Recently renovated museum. It includes a permanent collection by feminist Medellin-born artist Debora Arango. It has a movie theater usually for independent movies, free outside cinema, nice museum shop...”
27local recommendations
Museum
“A museum dedicated to the memory of those lost in Colombia's more violent times, thankfully well in the past. Heavy, but worth the visit. ”
31local recommendations
Museum
“You can visit the Casa museo and head to the cafe for drinks, coffee, snacks, dinner or just work in a nice atmosphere!!!!”
22local recommendations
Museum
“The neighborhood is being boosted as a cultural spot in Medellin, we could say it is the Meat Packing District of Medellin. The building is a contemporary sample of mixed materials, shapes and great sense of light and space. Check their program they always have something interesting and a nice cafe downstairs.”
3local recommendations
Science Museum
“Este museo es un lugar lleno de magia, un espacio ciudadano para la cultura y la educación en el que los visitantes pueden conocer todo acerca del recurso vital más preciado: el agua. Es un museo temático de ciencia, arte y tecnología, que le permite a sus visitantes la vivencia de experiencias increíbles que retan sus conocimientos, sus sentidos y su capacidad de asombro. El Museo es administrado por la Fundación EPM y es catalogado dentro de los museos de tercera y cuarta categoría, donde todo lo expuesto puede ser tocado. Presenta al público propuestas interactivas, didácticas y de observación e inmersión, para que experimente con el agua en todas sus dimensiones. ”
6local recommendations
Museum
“It's a cafe/art gallery/music venue/bar, in the heart of Medellin Centro. It definitely has a soul of its own, out of the tourist track. Check the agenda as it constantly hosts events.”
11local recommendations
Historic Site
“The Rafael Uribe Uribe Palace of Culture is a public building in Medellín, Colombia that houses cultural programs related to the Department of Antioquia, such as concerts, conferences, and art exhibitions”
6local recommendations
Museum
“There you can relax in the beautiful gardens and enjoy the tour around the old and original Castle.”
8local recommendations
Museum
“Declarado Monumento Nacional en 1999, este lugar constituye parte integral del patrimonio cultural y arquitectónico de la ciudad de Medellín.”
2local recommendations
Art Museum
“es un lugar donde se realizan exposiciones muy importantes a nivel cultural”
2local recommendations
Library
“The travel by Metrocable is interesting and the building itself is pretty amazing.”
7local recommendations
Art Museum
“No tan conocido como el Museo de Antioquia, pero sus murales ameritan la visita a la casa de uno de los pintores más importantes de la ciudad. ”
3local recommendations