Archives tagged ‘Historic House Museum’

A stand with Eduardo Frei Montalva’s vision at FILSA 2012

Two books written by the former President and reediting by Eduardo Frei Montalva House Museum; Chile desconocido (1937) and El mandato de la historia y las exigencias del provenir (1975) will be launched on Monday, November 5, in the XXXII version of Feria Internacional del Libro de Santiago (FILSA) –International Book Fair of Santiago-. [Read complete article]


Object of the month: Orthodox Icons and relations with the USSR during Eduardo Frei Montalva’s government.

In the midst of the Cold War, in a complex global context, during the administration of former president the relations with the USSR were resumed. His relation with the USSR is plotted in House Museum through Orthodox icons that decorate the library’s second floor. [Read complete article]


Object of the month: Graph, Aesthetic and Publications in Eduardo Frei M.’s Government

During Eduardo Frei Montalva’s Government many posters, publications and graphs were created to explain briefly and directly, the progress and reforms promoted in his government. They remain as testimony of that time.  [Read complete article]


International Museum Day in the Eduardo Frei Montalva House Museum

On the celebration of International Museum Day, Eduardo Frei Montalva House Museum will open its doors for free from May 18th to May 20th.On the celebration of International Museum Day, Eduardo Frei Montalva House Museum will open its doors for free from May 18th to May 20th. [Read complete article]


Live the Experience of Being on the Moon!

Come and visit for free the exhibition “From the Moon to the Museum” until April 10th, organized by the National Aeronautic and Space Museum. More than 150.000 people have visited the moon rock fragments, which are part of the collection of the Eduardo Frei Montalva House Museum and the National Museum of Natural History. [Read complete article]


5th Astronomy Workshop for Kids with Jorge Ianiszewski

How was the first space adventure undertaken? What are the lunar rocks made of? What are the last pictures revealed by NASA? All these questions will be part of the contents of ‘Viajando a la Luna’ (Traveling to the Moon), an dynamic workshop. This activity will take place at the Museo Nacional Aeronáutico y del Espacio (National Aeronautics And Space Museum) on Saturday, January 28th, from 11:00 to 13:00 hrs. 5000 Pedro Aguirre Cerda Avenue, Cerrillos. Free entrance. Registrations at / Limited spaces. [Read complete article]


Object of the month: Gifts received after Chilean Nationalization of Copper Industry

During January 2012, Eduardo Frei Montalva House Museum will particularly exhibit the gifts given to Eduardo Frei Montalva by Chuquicamata, El Teniente, and Río Blanco mines, after 46 years of the publication of the Chilean Nationalization of Copper Law. [Read complete article]


Guayasamín’s Engravings now in Valparaíso

Eduardo Frei Montalva House Museum exhibits “Guayasamín en Chile, 1969” at El Farol room in University of Valparaíso. Twelve works made by Oswaldo Guayasamín, along with educational panels and giant-size prints will be exhibited from 3 to 29 January at 1113 Blanco Street, Valparaíso. Free entrance. [Read complete article]


Party in Santiago: Friday 16th December Evening

Works by emerging and established artists, heritage collections, theatre, music, audiovisual projects, and views of the night skies will feature in the 25th Edition of “Museos de Medianoche” (Museums at Midnight), event in which every museum will exhibit the very best of their programme in a unique night tour from 18.00 to 00.00 hrs. FREE. [Read complete article]


Object of the Month: Interest in antique collecting

Eduardo Frei Montalva’s House-Museum will particularly exhibit a singular, old telephone the former President acquired, in order to show his passion as an antique collector. This exhibition will be held during the month of November. [Read complete article]


This Saturday, join the Barrio Italia Cultural Circuit

Along with a rotating exhibition of micro-documentaries called “Microbios”, House Museum Eduardo Frei Montalva wants to invite you, the first Saturday of the month, to this activity that is open to the public and free. There will be special activities in art galleries, shops, restaurants, and coffeehouses in the neighborhood. [Read complete article]


Object of the month: Suvenires of a transcendental tour

As a special occasion, a Luis XVI teacup for traveling and an Etruscan amphora will be exhibit during the entire month of July. Both objects were given to Eduardo Frei Montalva in 1965, during his first presidential tour to Europe. You can come and visit it for free! [Read complete article]