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Museo Nacional de Antropologia

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Reviewed 5 May 2013

That is "the salvadorean man history museum, as well a contemporary cultural place. Art from El Salvador is displayed from ancient time to the present .

Date of experience: December 2012
2  Thank Casarau
Reviewed 11 April 2013

The food here is tremendous. Who knew museum food could be so fine? Excellent atmosphere and service to boot.

Date of experience: December 2012
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Reviewed 8 April 2013

Tip: Good restaurant next to the museum, Bistro San Lourenzo. Luch menus start at $7.99 (check my reviews and pics). Pros: interesting, well organized, helpful staff, cheap ($3). Highlights: Monsenhor Romero room, Mural at entrance and Maya statue. Cons: It doesn't have lockers.

Date of experience: April 2013
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Reviewed 14 March 2013 via mobile

This museum is just a group of thrown together rooms with several artefacts. It was fairly cheap to get in ($3) but there were no interactive displays and some of the rooms were still being renovated. I dont speak Spanish and only half the displays...More

1  Thank fletchiekins
Reviewed 13 February 2013

As far as museums go, this one isn't particularly interesting. Had a really cool exhibit on photography in Japan, but the local anthropological information wasn't particularly well-curated, had very little English (fine for my ex and I, but not for a lot of people), and...More

Date of experience: January 2013
Thank MapleHoja
Reviewed 30 January 2013

Small but interesting displays on the anthropology and ceramics of El Salvador. Also a temporary exhibit on the women of wartime El Salvador when we were there. Worth a stop. (Also a nice cafe adjoining the museum.)

Date of experience: January 2013
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Reviewed 22 December 2012

Very beautiful and interesting. The museum was quiet and easy to explore, and the gift shop and cafe were nice as well, although slightly expensive.

Date of experience: June 2012
Thank smacway
Reviewed 20 December 2012

I walked to the museum from my hotel (Alicante) in La Sultana & it has a nice series of displays about the culture & history of the area--displays on agricultural development, cacao. coffee, maize, for example. I recall that the exhibitions are signed only in...More

Date of experience: November 2012
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