Museum El Ceibo, Moyogalpa

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Gain insight into the lives of the indigenous people of Ometepe at Museum El Ceibo, boasting one of the vastest collections of pre-Columbian artifacts in the country. Displays include pre-Hispanic petroglyphs and ornaments such as urns, grindstones, and stone tools. The museum's other component, the history of the Nicaraguan coin, details each form of currency heralded by presidential change. Pay special attention to some of the oldest pieces, including a flint spearhead in the shape of a fish dating back around 5,600 years. Put Museum El Ceibo into our Isla de Ometepe planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Perfect to know the history of the island of Ometepe and its population. Two tours are offered. A history with remnants, potteries, petroglyphs. The other on l currency on the island. The Museum sells an alcohol chicha of maiz, excellent corn-based. The tour is guided in English or Spanish.
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  • The hotel has very good rooms with good maintenance. They have food sencialla with local and traditional knowledge. I liked the Museum of the Nicaraguan currency throughout history it. The place is very quiet and near the main road
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  • Exceptional archaeological museum, great facility and tour guides (the museum docents walk through the museum with you). The museum is in a cool old tobacco baking building. A/C in the museum.  more »

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