Museo Nacional de Colombia or The National Museum of Colombia, housing collections on its history, art, culture. Located in Bogotá downtown, is the biggest and oldest museum in Colombia. The National Museum of Colombia is a dependency of the Colombian Ministry of Culture.
The National Museum is the oldest in the country and one of the oldest in the continent, built in 1823. Its fortress architecture is built in stone and brick.
The museum houses a collection of over 20,000 pieces including works of art and objects representing different national history periods.