Museum of the Word and Image, San Salvador

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History Museum Museum
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  • There's not a whole lot to see, but the museum is worth 30-45 minutes for a quick primer on the country's civil war. There are a couple of informative timelines (with principal information translated ...  more »
  • Our small tour group visited this little museum on the second day of our three day stop in El Salvador. I found it very informative for someone (me) who didn't know much of the revolution in Salvador....  more »
  • I must say I was shocked to see some Americans on this site call this museum a "waste of time," given how connected the U.S. is to the Salvadoran civil war (1980-1992) and to ongoing realities in the ...  more »
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  • Great historical exhibitions. Well-curated, lots of great information.
  • Interesting, illuminating, telling exhibits on recent El Salvadorian history. It was somewhat disappointing they do not recognize the student status of students from abroad and so charge them 200% of the entry price. All students should be be recognized regardless of their origin... Indeed, this is particularly ironic given that the museum is dedicated to discussing the problems of discrimination.
  • To hear the story not told in our country, memories of our ancestors, I love your collection of old photos and especially its exhibitions of the peasant uprisings of 1932.
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  • Excellent place!
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  • Small and
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