Casa Natal & Museo Bolivar, Caracas

Categories: History Museums, Historic Sites, Museums, Tourist Spots
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4/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web
Celebrate the hero of Venezuelan independence, Simón Bolívar, at Casa Natal & Museo Bolivar. The opulent, single-storey house where Bolívar was born sits only two blocks from where he was laid to rest, and serves nowadays as a museum honoring his legacy. Appreciate the countless works of art and lavish furniture as you wander through the house, which was built in 1640 and reconstructed in colonial style in 1920. Take a tour to learn about the legendary Venezuelan's famous deeds, especially his victory at the Battle of Carabobo in 1821. Use our Caracas vacation planner to visit Casa Natal & Museo Bolivar on your trip to Caracas, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • To be honest i didn't know anything about Simon Bolivar before i went to South America. I found this place fascinating. Lots of history to see and learn about. A great free place to go to if visiting ...  read more »
  • To learn more about the history of the country, and observe the beautiful colonial architecture, and where the deliverer was raised.
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  • As Caracas I brought my parents visit when I was a child and is now a pleasure to bring my children. It's like moving to the colonial, so important epoch in the history of Venezuela.
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