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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  • It is good to know the House of President Rafael Núñez. It is inside the tourist bus stops and has a lot of historical information of the city.
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  • This is one of the important visit in cartagena for their architectural beauty House and her magic History place where I live one of the most emblematic of cartagenaquien wrote our national anthem.!
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  • Get to know a piece of the history of Colombia in a beautiful House. It is enforced. The details that provide very accurate and historically correct guides
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