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Gold Museum (Museo del Oro): Tours & Tickets

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The Banco de la República Gold Museum houses one of the most important collections of pre-Hispanic metallurgy in the world. As its history, which dates back to 1939, has unfolded, so this institution has become a symbol of Colombia's cultural...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Carrera 6 No.15-88, Bogota 110321, Colombia
+57 1 3432222
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Free admission when we went and we rented the audio guide. The audio guide did not cover many of the exhibits, though, and should be updated. Great displays and historical context.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank jlevno
Reviewed 2 days ago

Altough the center of Bogota is way too crowded and feels a little unsafe, that is where you can find the 3 most interesting museums, and the Emerald trade center which is the ONLY place you should buy emeralds, which are abundant in Colombia. THe...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed our visit to the Gold Museum. Need at least 2 hours as there is a lot of information and history.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank amgvvas111
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

They have a huge collection of ore Colombian artifacts related to the different local cultures. There is gold everywhere! The have a excellent example and dinamic exhibit of the El Dorado.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Bernaschina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being in Bogota, one place you can visit and learn about the gold is Museo del Oro. It is in downtown and interesting. It could be more if it could have a tour guide from the Museum to explain the history. It could save time...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank luizsene2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are plenty of museums in Bogota that you can visit for free. Gold Museum is one of those museum, but it is not free. However, the entry ticket is relatively cheap. Inside you will see history about gold and how gold played important roles...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank halbana t
Reviewed 1 week ago

representing a lot off gold pieces and how they made all these shapes and also showing process how make nice earrings. Oposite of this museum you can find another one- Emerald museum.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Petr G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our experience was very good, also because of the richness that we found inside. I liked the way this museum is organised .

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank ElenaP2205
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exhibits of pre Colombian gold and pottery. Organised by culture, geography and theme. Very well spaced out over 3 floors, adequate information in Spanish and English. The museum is an eye opener to the marvels of the art and science of pre colombian cultures as...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank kwenda007
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I are Canadian’s and first time visitors to Columbia. The Gold Museum is a must see visiting Bogota. The exhibition is awe inspiring and full of rich history. Each floor of the exhibition is memorable and rich in culture. Thank you for...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from locogringoadventures | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Dr_Kello | Reviewed this property |
Museo del Oro Quimbaya Av. Bolívar # 40 Norte-80 Tel: (6) 741 3300 - 749 8433. Horarios: martes a sábado de 9:am a 5:00pm
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Response from museodeloro | Property representative |
Dear Dale. Yes, entrance to Museo del Oro-Bogota is free for all every Sunday. Tuesday to Saturday it costs COP 4000, and is free for children under 12 and adults over 60. Visiting should take two hours or more, and there is... More
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