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Panama La Vieja

Via Cinquantenaire, Panama City, Panama
+507 226-8915
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Panamá Laa Vieja es el nombre que recibe el sitio arqueológico donde estuvo ubicada la Ciudad de Panamá en su primera fundación en elsiglo XVI.
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Via Cinquantenaire, Panama City, Panama
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"bell tower"
in 15 reviews
"interesting ruins"
in 13 reviews
"original city"
in 20 reviews
"cathedral tower"
in 14 reviews
"henry morgan"
in 23 reviews
"spanish settlement"
in 8 reviews
"historic site"
in 13 reviews
"small museum"
in 15 reviews
"bring water"
in 9 reviews
"walk around"
in 13 reviews
"lots of history"
in 8 reviews
"old town"
in 20 reviews
"visitor center"
in 10 reviews
"panama"
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"archaeological"
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"buffs"
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"hacked"
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a large site which could involve a lot of walking. It appears that ther is a tour tram but we missed it. We had a taxi driver that brought us to the site, but couldn't speak English so he just followed us around...More

Thank Cam M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a cool place for the history. The site of the ruins is actually quite large -- I highly suggest bringing some water with you if you're going to walk it. There are some buses that go back and forth, but they don't let you...More

Thank sgromoadriana
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I enjoyed a guided tour of old town. It was enlightening and fit in with the contrasts of the city. There were many nice restaurants and beautiful views of the city. This is a place that is a must to visit during your trip to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visited Panama Viejo archaeological site and the Plaza Mayor Museum a couple of days ago and it was excellent! Great service, great staff, and awesome exhibition. I would recommend this site to al my family and friends.

Thank Liza J
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed walking around the ruins, and the museum is great and learn a lot about the original Panama city.

Thank Raymond T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Closed to public on Mondays and Holidays, check dates, if you have plenty of time you can walk them, the main attraction are the ruins of an old church.

Thank Beatrix384
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Part of the Ancient heritage of Panama City. You feel you are walking through history. So much ancient relicss to discover.

Thank MontrealSunlovers
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

$15 to get in was a total waste of money. There are some ruins of old buildings but nothing very interesting Save you money!!

Thank photosbyalexandria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bonus: iguanas! This is a beautiful place to visit, lots of cool old ruined buildings, and great museum with lots of information about the formation of the city and colonial Panama. Highly recommend the bookstore, as it has lots of terrific books on Panama, and...More

Thank CanukTripper
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and insightful, I'm glad to see that finally this ruins are protected as cultural patrimonies of the world.

Thank SilvanaBurnes
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Richard G
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No. Take a look on their website panamaviejo org
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