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Museo Romantico

La Puerta de Oro de Colombia 54, Barranquilla, Colombia
(0)3399000
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Worth the visit!

A small but very interesting museum highlighting the city of Barranquilla and located on the... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Edward M
Kitschy and eclectic

This overpriced, un-airconditioned privately run museum has a few intriguing pieces of art and... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2016
Sarah H
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good24%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
12 Jul 2017
“Worth the visit!”
1 Dec 2016
“Kitschy and eclectic”
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La Puerta de Oro de Colombia 54, Barranquilla, Colombia
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(0)3399000
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

A small but very interesting museum highlighting the city of Barranquilla and located on the beautiful Carrera (Avenue) 54.

Thank Edward M
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

This overpriced, un-airconditioned privately run museum has a few intriguing pieces of art and local history, including a room dedicated to Gabriel García Márquez, and some nice carnaval costumes. It also has many head-scratchers on display.

Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

This museum features artifacts from Barranquilla's past which includes anything from artwork,photos, pictures, furniture, musical instruments, costumes (Carnival) just to name a few. The building itself is from Barranquilla's glory years in the 30"s although a bit rundown now due to lack of funds for...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2013

This old mansion was donated by the daughter of a German-Jewish family, Carmen Freud. The museum, tells the history of the city and its culture, beginning with the most famous event, the carnival. Has some of the costumes used by the carnival queens, some history...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2012

The Museo Romantico is in an old mansion that was donated by the original German owners. It houses various items including many costumes from past Carnavals. The Director, Alfredo de la Espiella, is a charming man who gave us a personal tour. This museum was...More

2  Thank globecrawlers
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