Sala del carnaval Elsa Caridi, Barranquilla
(3.1/5 based on 40+ 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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  • a place that shows the history of the barranquilla Carnival through the years, dances, parades, comedies, costumes, music, Queens and others.
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  • It's a very dynamic and multimedia, although small in dimension, space so it might disappoint you. But as its name implies, it is a room where you will find the story, characters and music that make the very own barranquilla Carnival. The fisfrute seriously.
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  • Little gem of a museum. Informative and especially great for children -- many hands on actives for them.