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Museo de la Historia de Ponce/ Ponce History Museum

The Museum of the history of Ponce was originally the historic Salazar-Candal House built in 1911. It was commissioned by Dr. Guillermo Salazar Palau, and designed by architect Blas Silva Boucher. The house has two architectural styles that…

Caguas History Museum

Located at the Old City Hall, a tour of its five exhibition halls transports us to thousands of years ago, when the old colonizers of the American Continent established their first settlements. Caguas History Museum has among its acquis an…

Caguas Popular Arts Museum

Located at the Old City Hall of Caguas, The Caguas Historical Museum offers a tour of its five exhibition halls that transports us to thousands of years ago in history in a point when the old colonizers of the American Continent established…

Museo de los Próceres- Cabo Rojo

Museo de Los Próceres was inaugurated on April 6, 1995, located in the grounds adjacent to the sports complex Rebekah Colberg in Cabo Rojo. The Museum boasts a neoclassical structure and its front columns are like those of the Cuna de…

Casa Cautiño Museum – Guayama

Casa Cautiño’s legacy recreates the history of the people of Puerto Rico. Designed by Guayamés architect Manuel Texidor. Built between 1882 – 1887, by the commission of industrial Genaro Cautiño Vázquez. The construction of this museum is…

Jayuya Cemí Museum

The Cemí Museum (Museo El Cemí, in Spanish) in Jayuya is a visitor center for the area and a showcase of Taíno artifacts. Archaeological digs and large rocks with shapes carved into them (petroglyphs) prove that pre-Columbian cultures…

Caguas Tobacco Museum

Entering this museum is like reliving a whole era, revealing the history of how tobacco arrived at Puerto Rico. Visitors learn how the tobacco plant was cultivated and processed while acquiring knowledge of how this workplace initiated…

Caguas Arts Museum

This museum is dedicated to the work of the Puerto Rican hands that transform the noble materials in craft works. Located in a 18th century neo-classical that formerly served as a butcher, today it is a space that pays a tribute to the…