Museo para la Identidad Nacional, Tegucigalpa

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Museo para la Identidad Nacional presents an in-depth look at the history and identity of Honduras. The former Palace of Ministries houses the museum, a 19th century building of bright yellow walls and white trim. Over four rooms you'll find modern exhibits with content on geological formations, geography and territory, art and sculptures, and migration and cultural diversity. Explore the Copán ruins by way of a 3-D movie shown periodically throughout the day. All signage is in Spanish, but English tours are offered four times a day. To visit Museo para la Identidad Nacional and get the most from your holiday in Tegucigalpa, create itinerary details personal to you using our Tegucigalpa vacation planner .
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  • Good for those who love history. It's a good introduction to the country. I was there 1:00 and I couldn't read the whole thing. It's all written in Spanish, but there seems to be a tour in English for free a few times a day
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  • Not sure if the place was looted, I expected a complete story of the Honduran nation. The museum is in a gorgeous former presidential palace build n the 1920's. There must be 30 large rooms, yet only ...  more »
  • In and out in 30 minutes (and I watched the 17 minute 'Virtual' tour of copan). The staff, let's just say their interpersonal skills needs improvement. A "book cafe" with no books and mediocre coffee....  more »
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  • One of the only museums in the capital. Includes a good café. Top cultural destination in Tegucigalpa.
  • Nice looking restored building, seemed like a good number of rooms were not being used during my visit. Historical wing on second floor was informative though.
  • Having different kind of activities, special exhibitions and different artists, for all kind of people lovely...
  • Great place to visit, great paintings and the history behind the building is awesome.
  • Great mueso right downtown. I would recommend it to anyone visiting tegus.
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