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Museum of History

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Address: off Carr. 250 toward Playa Brava, Puerto Rico
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+1 787-405-3768

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MUST DO to understand the how and why of Culebra

Please spend time and watch the movie and give a donation. Helps you understand what happened here and why Culebra is how it is.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
HBwavehunter
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huntington beach, ca
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huntington beach, ca
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please spend time and watch the movie and give a donation. Helps you understand what happened here and why Culebra is how it is.

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Saint George Parish, Grenada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Our Host Sonia was very knowledgeable about the island, having lived there for 40+ years she seemed to know quite a bit and was very friendly and helpful. Supported by a Foundation, the admission is a donation towards the musem of any amount from $1 and there were trinkets and other items for sale as well as DVD history videos

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portland, maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Really enjoyed this small, island museum. Was caught off guard as to political history...Sit down and watch the informative video. Docent was friendly and knowledgable. Museum is located near what was originally the "town center". Generously support these local historians. One hour max.

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1 Thank ayuh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Small in measure but Big on information. Has many things from Indians. Has lot of gadgets from the Culebra history. The person in charge knows about everything.

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St. Thomas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Small and proud of their history. Interesting facts. Several videos taking about the island's history.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

It's a small cozy museum. The lady that fever us the tour was SUPER NICE. She made us feel at home and gave us historical Sta we had not known about Culebra. Make sure you include this small hidden gem in Culebra.

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Thank Zacevedo
San Juan
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38 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This little museum is a well-hidden jewel on the island. You can learn a lot about the island history and the atrocities the US Marine did with the island and its population. Take the time to watch all the video documentaries they have available. *HINT* If you want to buy some island memorabilia buy it here, it’s far cheaper than... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

You might as well learn about Culebra by visiting its Museum of History. It has a nice display. A history of the naval bombings of the island also.

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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Lots of thing to learn about Culebra in this place. The lady working there was very nice and had a lot of knowledge.

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Thank agrullan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Loved getting in to see this little museum. It has so many pictures and the lady that was there was so friendly and gave us great tidbits about the history of Culebra and its people. I really loved the very old pictures they had of the island.

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