Trip Planner : Central America / Nicaragua / Rivas Department / Isla de Ometepe / Moyogalpa / Museums / Museum El Ceibo
Museum El Ceibo, Moyogalpa
Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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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Al parecer es un lugar poco visitado pero lo recomiendo! Super interesante conocer toda la historia de la isla a través de sus piezas arqueológicas y no puede pasar desapercibido el Museo de la moneda... read more »Apparently it is a little visited place but I recommend it! Super interesting to know the history of the island from its archaeological pieces and not can go unnoticed the Nicaraguan currency Museum. At the end of the Tour you offered provide the liquor typical of the island. Unforgettable experience!show original
The museum was small, but all the ceramics were founds on the ground of this island. Excellent evidence of the nicaraguan indians.
En el museo ofrecen un tour guiado por la historia de la moneda de Nicaragua y todas las variaciones y cambio que ha tenido durante los años y luego otro recorrido historico de la isla y sus antepasad... read more »The Museum offers a guided tour through the history of the currency of Nicaragua and all the variations and change that has had over the years and then another historical tour of the island and their ancestors which is very interesting.show original
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