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Juan Manuel Blanes Museum

The Juan Manuel Blanes Museum is an art museum located in Uruguay. The initial building was constructed as a villa in 1870, but it did not become an art museum until 1930. The Juan Manuel Blanes Museum displays the history of Uruguayan art, and it contains the works of Juan Manuel Blanes, Rafael Barradas, and Pedro Figari. Besides traditional artworks, the museum also contains a sculpted garden, water features, and old trees.