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Museum of the History of Ponce
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The history of the city from founding to near present

A small museum packed with exhibits and with a very informed docent who will describe everything... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
rosahNY
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new york
Insight to the history and relationship of Puerto Rico and the US

A well documented chronology of Puerto Rico and the city of Ponce though the Spanish colony and US... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
VikingTheSailor
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Sacramento, California
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

This is an old house in the cultural district of Ponce. It is a free attraction in a wonderfully restored house. Each room tells a story about Ponce its development and commerce. It is all in Spanish, but ask the desk for an English speaking guide.

1  Thank RusPat_704
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

All in Spanish around 4-5 rooms but hey have an English brochure that explains the themes of the interesting displays. Very friendly staff. worth a short look even if you don't speak Spanish and its free

3  Thank Christopher F
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Excellent Museum. Well maintained. Everybody should visit it. Admission is free. One of the best attractions in Ponce.

1  Thank Kriziazafiro
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

I suspect you can learn everything there is to know about Ponce at the Museum of the History of Ponce. Unfortunately, all of the information is in Spanish, although there is an English brochure that gives you an overview and you don't need an interpreter to enjoy many of the historic photographs. The building itself is also very interesting and it is worth visiting just to see that.

2  Thank ExplorationVacation
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Displays were primarily in Spanish, but there were a few English bits and there were quite a few rooms to walk through. Free admission, open everyday (I believe). Most Ponce museums are closed on Tuesday, but this one isn't. Interesting, and worth a visit, but small children may get bored easily.

1  Thank Talia Z
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