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Casa de la Independencia

14 de Mayo y Pte Manuel Franco, Asuncion, Paraguay
+595 21 493 918
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This is the site of the 1811 declaration of independence from Spain.
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14 de Mayo y Pte Manuel Franco, Asuncion, Paraguay
+595 21 493 918
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is ok but it seemed to be a collection of random items. I didn't really get any sense for what they meant. It's probably down to my limited Spanish.

1  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My family and I were at the museum days ago, during the celebration of Independence. Sadly I have to admint that it was my first time there, and I'm 50 years old and lived my whole life here. We sow a lot of interesting things...More

Thank Raul_A_Avila
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Nice little house displayed the declaration of independence of Paraguay, and history of it. You will learn a lot in this little casa. It's right in the heart of the old town near the tourist information center. Free admissions.

Thank Geminican
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This museum has beautiful pieces of furniture and other items with historical meaning. Could do with some of the explanations being in English but otherwise very interesting. It also free to enter!

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is a small museum that is the location where famous Paraguayan figures declared independence in the 19th century. It has a variety of artifacts and portraits related to the period. It is an interesting place, and someone who is interested in history will probably...More

2  Thank The_Traveling_Expat
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

My title describes it all. A nice place to admite colonial Paraguayan architecture and enjoy visiting a nice traditional display of guarani culture.

Thank Nelson C
Reviewed 10 January 2017

It is a very good collection of documents, pictures and furniture and related items from the period of Paraguayan independence.

Thank xnxquinto
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I saw this on a half day tour and it was an interesting attraction. While it wasn't the most exciting place I have seen, it gave a nice look at the history of the country.

Thank jbscram
Reviewed 4 December 2016

It is a nice place to understand the History of Paraguay and to visit an interesting point of interest in the middle of the city.

Thank MauroPrioste
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This is a nice free stop to make. It will only take about 30 minutes, but you are able to get a glimpse into the independence of the country from Spanish rule. There are not too many historical items to visit in Asuncion, so if...More

Thank Brandon K
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