Museum El Ceibo, Moyogalpa

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#5 of 21 in Museums in Nicaragua
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. Using our international travel planner, Isla de Ometepe attractions like Museum El Ceibo can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • July 21, 2017
    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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  • July 8, 2017
    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 »
  • July 4, 2017
    We visited the Museum, ami in particular I like the historical, anthropological and archaeological, and who better than this site! The guide is very well trained.
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