Musee du Pantheon National Haitien, Port-au-Prince

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Discover more about Haiti's heritage with a visit to Musee du Pantheon National Haitien, a national museum focusing on the heroes of independence and culture. View several items of national importance, including the gun that King Christophe--a key leader in the Haitian Revolution--used to commit suicide, as well as the bell rung to declare the arrival of independence. The museum also houses sections on the native Taino people, Spanish colonization, and slavery. Consider taking an expert guided tour, available in French, Creole, or English. Put Musee du Pantheon National Haitien at the forefront of your travel plans using our Port-au-Prince family vacation planner.
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  • The place is a must. Above beautiful gardens with fountain outdoors. Underneath the museum itself is very interesting about the eventful history of the country. There is also a magnificent collection of beautiful paintings of prominent Haitian artists paintings. Only regret you do not photograph inside...
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  • We did the whole museum in less than 30 minutes. One portion is the history of Haiti and the second is art. $5 USD.  more »
  • A great whirlwhind tour oh Haitian history, including swords, crowns, and coinage. Also, modern art with phenomenal paintings and small sculptures. A must see. They don't allow pictures, which is weir...  more »

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