Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Bocas Town

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#7 of 18 in Museums in Panama
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute is located in Bocas Town. Use our Bocas Town trip maker website to visit Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute on your trip to Bocas Town, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Ok, we have been on Bocas for several weeks and have tried multiple times to visit with no luck. Every time we have gone during their open hours on Thursday and Friday, we have been told that they are...  more »
  • Is of great importance that this Institute has created this station in Bocas del Toro, so you can study the different species that inhabit the isthmus
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  • STRI, a tropical biological research center... The place is beautiful, as well as interesting. Unknown, for most something until you arrive in Panama and discover have two centers of research, one in the city and one on the island of mouths. Thanks to spaces like these many things are investigated, and the researchers can perform their work and projects. Interesting!
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Look close to the waterfront for mid-range hotels, and on side streets for a selection of hostels. If you want a bit more seclusion than is on offer there, opt to stay farther afield in locations like Playa Bluff, a beach just a taxi ride to the north.
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