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Museo Arqueológico - Museum Bogotá - Colombia

The Museo Arqueológico, or MUSA, has an overwhelming permanent collection of pre-Columbian ceramics housed in a staggering 17th-century mansion. The history of the mansion itself is a story, for at one time it belonged to the Marquis de San Jorge, a viceroy only recognized for his cruelty. Opened to the public in 1973, the museum offers cultural exhibitions of ceramics, colonial art, and any number of seasonal exhibitions.

Location:

Carrera 6, 7 – 43


La Candelaria, Bogotá, Colombia

Museum

Getting There

Just a few blocks from the Plaza de Bolivar the museum is easy to locate.

Price Description:

Adults $1.70, children (to 12 years old) $0.60

Relative price: Budget

Open Hours from:Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-

Open Hours to:Monday-Friday 5 p.m., Saturday 4 p.m.

Days Closed:Sunday

Travel Skills: None

The Plaza de Bolivar and the museums in the Candelaria.

Currencies accepted
Colombian Peso

Contact Information:
Phone: 571 243-1048 / 243 0465
Fax: 571 243 0442
E-mail: fpcdireccion(at)remove-this.etb.net.co
URL: www.museoarqueologicomusa.com



Here are other activities in and around La Candelaria that may be of interest: Museo Donación Botero, Claustro San Agustín, Museo de Arte Colonial, Casa Quinta de Bolivar and Museo de Bogotá.








By Richard McColl
With over five years travelling and working in Latin America, Richard feels most at home here in the big Continent. From the former Scottish...
10 Mar 2011







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