Museo Historico de Culebra, Culebra

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Learn about Puerto Rico's history, the lives of its inhabitants, and the island's use as a bombing target for the U.S. Navy at Museo Historico de Culebra. The small museum, which was built in 1905, is made of stone and features wooden doors and windows. It contains old maps and pictures, as well as videos of locals who explain how life was during the 1880s, following protests in the 1870s that led to the U.S. Navy ceasing to use the island for target practice. By using our Culebra route planner, you can arrange your visit to Museo Historico de Culebra and other attractions in Culebra.
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  • Enjoyed learning about the history of the island. Great artifacts, too. Only costed $1 to get in. Clean. Friendly staff.  more »
  • The museum is visitor friendly! You pay a few dollars to enter. There are lovely art pieces made by local artists along with many artifacts. You’ll see historical movies of the island that are very...  more »
  • Its important to understand the past to gain knowledge of the future. Culebra and Vieques were used by the US Navy for bombing ranges. It scarred families and landscape for decades. Several brave...  more »
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