Museo Naval Del Caribe, Cartagena

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Military Museum
Museo Naval Del Caribe remains dedicated to Colombia's naval history. Opened on the 500th anniversary of Columbus' discovery of the New World, the museum occupies a peaceful colonial-era house. Learn about pirate invasions, naval battles, and modern naval history, see replicas of boats and submarines, observe dioramas of cityscapes, and admire artifacts that include old battle torpedoes. Make Museo Naval Del Caribe a part of your Cartagena vacation plans using our Cartagena vacation route planner.
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  • A small museum well done with plenty of exhibits. Good to spend about 90 mins. A shame that none of the explanations are in English. I would recommend for international tourists to hand out translatio...  more »
  • Recommended, to take a tour to learn about the history of Cartagena de Indias, his people as the Caribe Indians, pirates, Spanish Seattle's and the role of this city in the development of the Caribbea...  more »
  • The house is beautiful but nothing you can't see in another colonial house at old town. The display of information ia poorly designed, curated and organized and in Spanish only (which ia incredible as...  more »
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  • If you want to know more about the naval history of Cartagena and like naval museums it's a good place to go. Information is all in Spanish, and presented in dense formats. If you are a sensitive to font use, some of them can be quite hard to use. It's generally a bit random, but enjoyed the couple of airconditioned hours there.
  • Excellent museum even if you do not read Spanish. Lots of history to be learned here. Check out the dog head on the second floor.
  • Good museum for the price. I recommend to know a little bit more of the history of piracy in Cartagena.
  • Cool, but wish it was also in english.
  • Bonito museo, preço justo e bem interativo