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Museo de la Revolucion, Leon
(3.5/5 based on 190+ reviews on the web)
Learn about the Sandinista Revolution at Museo de la Revolucion, located within one of the original Sandinista strongholds located in the heart of the city. Within a colonial building, the museum contains old photos and article clippings documenting the revolution, while combat war veterans often stop by to chat and share their experiences with curious visitors. Ask is you can visit the roof of the building, which provides sweeping views of Leon. Put Museo de la Revolucion at the forefront of your travel plans using our Leon itinerary builder.
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  • I loved it. Im a big fan of Che. However for people who is not interested in history nor care much about revolutions you may find it rather boring. It has a collection of old photos on the ground floo...  more »
  • I really wanted to like this place. I'd been looking forward to visiting it having read several books on Nicaraguan history before visiting the country. The 'museum' was a huge disappointment. It's tw...  more »
  • Although the museum consists of two rooms and a rooftop view of the city, it made for an interesting experience, thanks to our (mandatory) guide. All museum guides are themselves former sandinista rev...  more »