Gurvich Museum

Museo Gurvich
Tourist experience recommended by Montevideo Tourist Association.


Its permanent exhibition consists of a complete collection of works by the artist José Gurvich.

Murals, oil paintings, sculptures, drawings and objects are exhibited. These works were treasured for more than thirty years by the artist's family. This collection of about 200 pieces shows us the life and artistic evolution of Gurvich, from his birth to his premature death.

The museum emphasizes in generating meaningful experiences that promote discussion, enjoyment, reflection and delight of the visiting public.

It also aims to be a space for non-formal education, with lessons and workshops aimed at catching new visitors and strengthening bonds with the community.


Guided visits 

It consists of a tour through the museum with comments and analysis of the artist's work. To coordinate guided group visits you should call at (+598) 2915 7826 or send an email to



It is located on the first floor and has more than 2000 titles, mostly specialized in European, American and Latin American art, and has all the publications made on José Gurvich.

In order to visit the library, it is necessary to communicate before through the email or contact the museum reception.



The museum has an accessible entrance and an elevator.

Entry with fee
Monday to Friday from 10am to 6pm. Saturdays from 11am to 3pm.

-34.90714, -56.204482