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Kura Hulanda Museum

Klipstraat 9, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 434 7765
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Is a museum about slavery period at curacao. The enter fee is 10 usd, and the tour guide visit were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dani_juli_18
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Sao Paulo, SP
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This museum is definitely worth the trip we took the short walk across the bridge and were greeted... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ronald M
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Exhibits trace Curaçaoans African roots and the legacy of the slave trade in the region.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“slave trade” (136 reviews)
“guided tour” (39 reviews)
“african art” (17 reviews)
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Klipstraat 9, Willemstad, Curacao
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+599 9 434 7765
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Is a museum about slavery period at curacao. The enter fee is 10 usd, and the tour guide visit were 20 usd per person. It takes one to two hour to see everything.

Thank dani_juli_18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is definitely worth the trip we took the short walk across the bridge and were greeted by the friendly receptionist. The museum and all of the artifacts are well-maintained and preserved and I truly learned a lot and this Museum enriched my experience...More

Thank Ronald M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must for any visitor of the island.. I totally recommend taking the guided tour!!! We loved the place and our tour guide was fabulous! :)

Thank Paola L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressive extensive museum. Interesting historical aspects. Tip: take a guided tour, it's really worth it. Even for people who don't like musea, this one is very interesting.

Thank CurlyDutchy
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

For some folks, history is just “not my thing” and that’s okay. If that’s you, then you won’t enjoy this museum. For us, we first visited the museum on our last trip to Curacao seventeen years ago and thoroughly enjoyed it. They have updated it...More

Thank keepgoingandgoing
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This is a very intriguing museum with a lot of historical content. I spent hours here walking through the mazes of artifacts and literature. I would say its well worth the price to get a grasp on the historical aspects of the African culture and...More

Thank Freestylelyfestyle
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Enjoyed my guided tour it was worth every penny. I shed a small tear. This place e really moved me. Small but very informative. I believe that they can have more information on Ghana being that, that was one of the main port for slavery....More

Thank Alima S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We did not take the guided tour so we were able to wonder around as we pleased and read and take photos etc. It was so informative and interesting. Love this museum. A lot to see!! It's $10US and well worth it.

Thank OriginalMissTee
Reviewed 29 August 2017

While their topic is extremely important, the presentation is quite lacking. We did not opt for the guided tour, perhaps that might have improved our visit.

Thank HKfr0mNJ
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is the first, Middle Passage, museum which discussed how Mesopotamia contributed to the enslavement of Africans during this time period. If you want to really understand the history of Curacao, the language and it's people, visit this museum. It is a well thought out...More

Thank Michelle M
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coastmama
7 February 2016|
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Response from Dspaul | Reviewed this property |
It is approximately half a mile. You just from the cruiseship through the riffort,along the "pontjes bridge" After the "brion" square you see the blue "Otabanda: hotel. Go into the "Breedestraat": the Kura Holanda Museum... More
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