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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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Trinidad
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Went to Rincon and environs two different days to do some site seeing and decided to stop in at this museum ...never once was it open. The 2 occasions I went were before 12 noon and after 10 am. What I must add also is I think the road leading to this museum should be properly paved as the road... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

we looked for this while walking around the town. Finally asked one of the ladies in the tourist kiosk and she said it had been closed for a long time.

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Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

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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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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Gainesville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 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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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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Wills Point, Texas
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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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Joplin, Missouri
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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
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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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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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