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Address: Kaya van de Ree#7 Sabana, Kralendijk, Bonaire
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Houses exhibits on the Caiquetio Indians as well as more recent art,...

Houses exhibits on the Caiquetio Indians as well as more recent art, artifacts and household items.

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Very good by island standards

We enjoyed seeing the exhibits and learning about the history of the island. Needs another fan or two though! We really enjoyed the outdoor exhibits.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2013
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Joplin, Missouri
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Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So glad we had a chance to visit this small but very interesting museum. Lots of visuals and the timeline was impressive. At entrance to park. If you go through park, take short route and prepare for a bumpy, bumpy ride. If snorkeling or scuba diving, beaches are almost nonexistent but underwater sights are awesome?

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Thank JESB43
San Angelo, Texas
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337 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I loved this cozy small museum that explains the history of Bonaire. Very impressive museum that sits at the entrance of the National Marine Park.

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3 Thank Debbie J
Gainesville
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159 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We followed the signs for the museum, and saw a house that looked right but the gates were locked. Nothing saying "museum" on it. We asked nearby and were told that it had closed 2 years ago (it is now 2014). So, whatever the recent reviews are talking about, it wasn't the museum at this address.

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2 Thank Jincognito
South Wales
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32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We visited a unique world when we entered the gate at Ms. Yenny's home and museum. She has been a costumer for the Mardi Gras celebrations for years and you will see her art and that influence everywhere. She has created walk through yard with mannequins and things the sea has rejected. Also in her "yard" are 7 pink flamingos... More 

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Thank Tory M
Wills Point, Texas
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102 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

WE walked all over town one morning looking for the museum.. Its moved and nobody knows where . We tried several locations where it "might be" but alas. No one seems to know where it is anymore! Weird.

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1 Thank huddy911
Joplin, Missouri
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152 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

We enjoyed seeing the exhibits and learning about the history of the island. Needs another fan or two though! We really enjoyed the outdoor exhibits.

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Thank CaribeJane
albany OR
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

If you want to see a lot of unusual butterflies this is the place to do it. My daughter is majoring in entemology in college and she thought the variety, value, and health of the insects was excellent.

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Graham, Washington
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Fun little place to visit. Pretty informative in regards to the islands history.

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1 Thank jasonh_11
Bonaire
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136 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

take a peak into Bonaire's history..shells, art, artifacts..

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Richmond, Kentucky, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2012

Don't go expecting something grand, you have to remember that the island isn't industrialized like the states or Europe. It took us about 30 minutes to go through. It was very interesting and the people were vey nice. There was a school doing a sort of field trip so it was a little crowded. The first room has several pictures... More 

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