Ponce History Museum, Ponce

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The most complete history museum of the country, Ponce History Museum offers insight into the development of Puerto Rico from its first Taino inhabitants to the present day. Start your tour with the first exhibition hall, and learn about the nature of the country, the mountains, plains, and climate. Moving on to the ten remaining halls, you'll see a representation of a pre-Hispanic settlement and the different ethnicities that merged together, all the way to contemporary architecture, politics, and culture. Arrange your visit to Ponce History Museum and discover more family-friendly attractions in Ponce using our Ponce day trip planning website .
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  • History to the max. Beautiful original house //architecture fascinating and the museum is well thought out. Divided in themes. Excellent personelll. Just ask and they will explain and give you an insi...  more »
  • While at the Parque de Bombas the worker there told us about this place so we visited. Great museum of the history of the city of Ponce. Lots to see in display on a very old house that was restored ye...  more »
  • This is an old house in the cultural district of Ponce. It is a free attraction in a wonderfully restored house. Each room tells a story about Ponce its development and commerce. It is all in Spanish,...  more »
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  • This museum is a MUST if you want to learn about the area and its history. Our tour guide was fabulous and spoke very clearly and plainly in English and Spanish. I am so glad we took a chance on this attraction.
  • It's a perfect place to learn the history of Ponce
  • Beautiful building and nice museum to learn more about the town of Ponce PR. They give you good history about it's pass lifestyle.
  • Seemed really good info and all in Spanish- ALL.
  • great exhibits and great coffee. They even have soy, almond ans coconut milk.
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