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Mi Museo

Calle Atravesada 505, Granada 11111, Nicaragua
+505 2552 7614
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Learned so much

Great experience at this local museum. Ask for Ana as your tour guide. This is the largest... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
contact173
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Granada, Nicaragua
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Small museum situated near the main square of the city in a beautiful colonial building with a nice... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Michelange M
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Mi Museo, Granada Collection, is a private collection of Nicaraguan Pre-Columbian ceramics. The collection contains more than 15.000 pieces which originate from the period between 2000 BC to 1550 AD. Mi Museo is located in the historical center of the oldest colonial city on the continent, Granada, in a building dating back to 1868. The building was restored with attention to its original design and preserving as many of the original features as possible.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Calle Atravesada 505, Granada 11111, Nicaragua
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+505 2552 7614
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience at this local museum. Ask for Ana as your tour guide. This is the largest collection of precolombian pottery in the country. They receive nationals for free and the cost for a foreigner is nominal to help keep the museum sustainable. There are...More

Thank contact173
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Small museum situated near the main square of the city in a beautiful colonial building with a nice court yard. The collection is not intensive but yet very poignant . It displayed pre-Columbian art craft , ceramic , and also a nice collection of Nicaraguan...More

Thank Michelange M
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Nice place to know part of the history of pre colombina Nicaraguan. You can find different things to transport you mind for that moment

Thank Victor R
Reviewed 23 May 2017

lots of artifacts and explanations of archaeological research in nicaragua. interesting to know how we know what we know and this museum really goes into the excavation sites etc.

Thank Emma M
Reviewed 13 April 2017

When I went, the exhibit was on teeny tiny sculptures the size of toothpicks and full detail paintings the size of postage stamps. The artist was wonderful and in a weird mixture of Spanish, French and English we managed quite a nice conversation :)

Thank Stacey P
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful pieces of art. Only $5 for some great art and some history. We loved it! Would definitely recommend to families with older kids.

Thank 17CostaRica
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Really interesting pottery museum with lots and lots of history. Pretty big museum that explained a lot about Nicaragua. Also has a really nice gift shop and incredibly friendly staff! Some local artwork was on display while we were there as well. There also seemed...More

Thank Gabriella C
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This is a great option to get a sample of all the history associated with Granada. For only $5 USD, you get a great taste of Granada's history.

Thank Ali D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The artifacts are at times mind-blowing.The guided tour is included with the cost of admision. Anna was my tour guide.At first I was going to go it alone, but am very glad that she was there to explain a lot of details that I would...More

Thank JustPassingThrough63
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

A lot of good information and artefacts about pre-colombian peoples of Nicaragua. Friendly English-speaking (Canadian) curators clearly very passionate about their work. A couple of activities with friendly staff to keep the kids engaged, such as digging a mock archeological site. Well worth a stop,...More

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