Casa Museo Rafael Nunez, Cartagena
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For insight into Colombian political history, head to Casa Museo Rafael Nunez--the charming mansion of the late poet, lawyer, and president. Nunez is credited with writing the words of Colombia's national anthem, and partly of the nation's constitution of 1886. One wing of his residence now serves as a museum, where you can survey some of his personal possessions and documents. For an extra glimpse into his life and times, head to the chapel opposite the house, which holds Nunez's ashes. Not all guides will have English as a spoken language; bring a phrase book along. Use our Cartagena trip itinerary planner to add Casa Museo Rafael Nunez and other attractions to your Cartagena vacation plans.
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  • Just walked by and saw a beautiful place. It turned out that this Museum, and admission is free. Walked from room to room. Cute, but not worth it!
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  • The former medieval mansion, currently hosting the Rafael Nuñez House Museum-one of the most famous kolmbijcev, who was born in Cartagena de Indias
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  • In this House you can see as it was Rafael Nuñez House and the history of it and his personal and family life...
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