Artequin Viña del Mar is a museum of art replicas that holds some of the most popular works of western history's art painting. Through an interactive educational methodology, the museum seeks to spark interest in the arts as well as the creativity of its visitors.
Through years of experience in Santiago, Artequin Viña del Mar has developed an educational program that allows children, youths and adults to experience the arts in an intimate way with activities that encourage perception, creativity and reflection.
Artequin Viña del Mar meets the objective of being a place that provides learning support for teachers of our region because its methodology includes the contents of the educational reform which develop into an educational tool that supports the teaching of the arts.
Artequin is close to the main amphitheatre where the International Song Festival takes place every summer (February), in the Park you will find the Vergara Palace, former mansion of the founding family of the city which features the Municipal Museum of Fine Arts. It is also near to the most important church of Viña del Mar, known as Nuestra Señora de los Dolores, and just a short distance from it you can reach Viña`s Social Club.
Artequin has special features for disabled visitors to make their visit comfortable: an access ramp, space for wheelchairs in its auditorium, and restrooms.
Artequin Viña del Mar is in Potrerillos Park (Quinta Vergara s/n). Entrance is located at Alcalde Prieto Nieto 500.