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Biomuseo

Amador Causeway | Building 136, Panama City, Panama
+507 830-6700
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Amador Causeway | Building 136, Panama City, Panama
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+507 830-6700
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very nice museum on biodiversity, housed in even more beautiful architecture. Museum has interesting insights, very nice immersive video experience, right after your entry. Architecture is stunning.More

Thank FloriaanTasche
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear Floriaan: Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your visit to the Biomuseo and for taking the time to review us; we are so happy you enjoyed it. We soon begin the construction of three new gallery exhibits as well as two...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Biomuseo is a little a gem of a museum focused upon biodiversity. It's staffed by very well trained and enthusiastic young people who are all bilingual in English and Spanish. The exhibits focus upon the unique quality of Panama as a through-point for species migration...More

Thank JeffMcL
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear Jeff: Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your visit to the Biomuseo and for taking the time to review us; we are so happy you enjoyed it. We totally agree that our guides really make the difference to the visitor experience;...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had been told was worth a visit but found it was closed on Mondays.However , it is certainly worth a photograph or two, with its striking coloured roof.More

Thank cynthiarob
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear cynthiarob: We are sorry you visited on the day we are closed. If you have the opportunity to come again, please make sure to enter our website where you will find all the relevant information regarding visitng hours: http://www.biomuseopanama.org/en/hours-and-admission . We soon begin the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a must on my list due to the architecture alone. We had a great time at this museum, although we didnt quite have enough time to experience fully. The staff in each exhibit was extremely cheerfully and helpful in explain the exhibits, why...More

Thank Jesse Y
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear Jesse: Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your visit to the Biomuseo and for taking the time to review us; we are so happy you enjoyed it. We totally agree that our guides really make the difference in the visitor experience;...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited it when it just opened, about 2 years or so ago. Nice place, adults and kids can enjoy a lot. The building is amazing, designed by Gehry. One can walk through all the place in an hour. Modern and clean. But it is...More

1  Thank Debilindag
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear Debilindag: We are very sorry you do not feel you get your "money's-worth" while visiting our museum, but we certainly appreciate your input; we like to hear the opinion of all our visitors. We are in the process of expanding the museum: we will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is a must visit. It is very well thought out and delivers a ton of information in a way that is not overwhelming. Also, the museum is staffed by wonderful young people who are well informed and speak Spanish and English. Don't miss...More

Thank UltraNatasha
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear Ultra: Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your visit to the Biomuseo and for taking the time to review us; we are so happy you enjoyed it. We totally agree that our guides really make the difference in the visitor experience;...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here out of curiosity after seeing the shape of the building and its architecture. Inside there is an excellent exhibition of the science of panama's volcanic history, biodiversity and human history. It is being extended to include a number of new exhibits including some...More

Thank Ben N
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear Ben: Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your visit to the Biomuseo and for taking the time to review us; we are so happy you enjoyed it. As you mentioned, we soon begin the construction of three new gallery exhibits, including...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here in a rainy day with the kids. They had tons of fun and learnt a lot. There are interactive learning areas here. Make sure to watch the 4D movie! Make sure to look at the floor while the movie is playing ... you're...More

Thank Sher N
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear Sher: Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your visit to the Biomuseo and for taking the time to review us; we are so happy you enjoyed it. PANAMARAMA is indeed full of surprises. We soon begin the construction of three new...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Biomuseum designed by Frank Gehry is a must see. We had a great guide, Ivette Rogers, who took extra time and attention to ensure our visit was excellent. The location on the causeway is a perfect fit for this place. The small cafe is...More

Thank catherine s
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear Catherine: Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your visit to the Biomuseo and for taking the time to review us; we are so happy you enjoyed it. We soon begin the construction of three new gallery exhibits as well as two...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It contains some fossils (not many) and some rocks. It would be ok if free. The outside park is free and well worth the trip. Don't pay just look at the outside garden and the free stuff.More

Thank Adrian A
bobbyripe, Public Relations Manager at Biomuseo, responded to this review

Dear Adrian: We are very sorry you did not feel you got your "money's-worth" while visiting our museum, but we certainly appreciate your input; we like to hear the opinion of all our visitors. I would like to let you know that we are in...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
gabes80
Do overseas university students qualify for student admission fee?
12 May 2017|
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Response from bobbyripe | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for your interest in visiting the Biomuseo. The answer is yes, as long as you present your university ID. Regards, Roberto
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Rhonda R
How do I get there using public transportation from my hotel? I am staying at Country Inn & Suites Panama Canal
20 October 2016|
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Response from Margot L | Property representative |
We would recommend UBER.
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Ivric
cuanto cuesta el ingreso al museo? queda dentro de la ciudad o a cuanto tiempo?
22 September 2016|
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Response from Margot L | Property representative |
Saludos. La entrada general para el museo es de US$ 18.00 en temporada baja (mayo a noviembre). Incluye una audioguía que te guía por la exhibición central. El parque botánico es gratuito, así como la galería La Huella... More
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