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Museo Numismatico de Guatemala

7a. Av. 22-01, Guatemala City 01001, Guatemala
+502 2429 6000
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If you like the history of money and banking

Some great examples of coins and bills from the beginning of the Guatemala banking. Lots of the... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
Mike J
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Portland, Oregon
Excellent museum about Guatemalan money

I came here at the recommendation of a friend and enjoyed a very nice walk through of this museum... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
Gerryp84
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Petersburg, Virginia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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7a. Av. 22-01, Guatemala City 01001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Some great examples of coins and bills from the beginning of the Guatemala banking. Lots of the presses used to stamp coins with several dies. Very well done displays. But NO cameras or photos allowed. Brochure in english, but not the displays.

Thank Mike J
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

I came here at the recommendation of a friend and enjoyed a very nice walk through of this museum! It's free, which is always a plus! The museum is very well done! It houses a large collection of coins and bills spanning all of Guatemala's...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Toured the museum at lunch time. Enjoyed the history of the various currencies from Guatemala's past. Entry is free. It's worth a visit.

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Reviewed 9 August 2016

It used to be the old Banco de Guatemala or the main bank from the country, as time and political changes had occurred now it became a museum. The museum is free but you can not take any photos! Is not allowed but the museum...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

This museum is located in the old Banco de Guatemala. Up until it was turned into a museum, it was a functioning bank. There are still teller's windows visible and you can see where the vault was. In fact, the vault has some precious coins...More

Thank Ross S
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