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“Must see in Bogota ”

Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
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USD 21.34*
and up
Private Gold Museum Guided Tour Including...
Ranked #1 of 356 things to do in Bogota
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Banco de la República Gold Museum houses one of the most important collections of pre-Hispanic metallurgy in the world. As its history, which dates back to 1939, has unfolded, so this institution has become a symbol of Colombia's cultural memory. Its golden exhibition, fully renewed in November, 2008, is a place you cannot miss in your next trip to Bogota.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / lift, Wheelchair access, Lockers / storage, Activities for older children
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This is definitely a must see in Bogota. Our teenagers were fascinated. We rented an audio guide which could easily be switched from English to Spanish which was necessary for our party. Don’t miss the gold room like we did!! Apparently there is a room that is all gold, but we didn’t know that until after our visit. It was relatively inexpensive, as well. You can easily spend 4 hours here.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Had a couple of hours between meetings. Was a great experience walking around looking at he gold and all the historical information

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

A must see while visiting Bogota We visit through a tour of the city and Mount Monserrate. It was fun!

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

The gold museum is definitely a must in Bogota! The history of gold conforming process is very interesting.

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

this place has an amazing collection of gold items from the local before the colony. this is 4 floors of exhibitions that you will see from small to huge collection pieces and will enjoy

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