Sala del carnaval Elsa Caridi, Barranquilla

(3.2/5 based on 55+ 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 House of colonial style, in the interactive room you can learn the history of Carnival, costumes and masks that they are used, you can try some of masks and purchase reminders. The entrance to the House has no price, but the salt intercativa if you have to pay $5,000 pesos.
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  • For those who know the Carnival a suroresa is to see the other party rhythms and meanings. It pays to know a different culture.
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  • This site is responsible for the dissemination and preservation of the history of the Carnival of Barranquilla. Also have a select menu of representative elements of the Carnival
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