Sala del carnaval Elsa Caridi, Barranquilla

(3.3/5 based on 50+ reviews on the web)
Explore the rich carnival history of Baranquilla at Sala del carnaval Elsa Caridi, a museum dedicated to displaying masks and other carnival memorabilia as a celebration and study of the tradition. A large collection of photographs and moving images on display further enhance the experience of carnival culture. Those interested in folklore and arts and crafts will find plenty of interest here, particularly in the African and Arawak influences. The air-conditioned building provides some relief if the weather is hot. Work out when and for how long to visit Sala del carnaval Elsa Caridi and other Barranquilla attractions using our handy Barranquilla trip itinerary builder.
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  • Meeting place for artists and troupes of the Carnival. In addition to brimming with music and dance there is a small cafeteria, store of crafts and place full of allegorical images. It would be very interesting attention to improve it.
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  • Visit the home of Carnival as well as the room of Carnival is like be enjoying Carnival and knowing its history while it makes a tour of this beautiful place.
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  • We thought this was a museum, but it is more the heart of the Carnival here. Organization has their Office. There is a small room where dmv video the genesis of the Carnival here. Wonderful how it here is still alive.
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