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Casa Museo Quinta de Bolivar

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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice small museem of the house of Simon Bolivar. There is not much to see, but the house and the gardens are nice to see. The entrance is not expensive.

Thank JPelegrinaSoegaard
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Visit this country house in the foothills of Montserrat mountain to learn about famous liberator Simon Bolívar and discover artifacts relating to his life. (Important reference): Although in Spanish language the word "Quinta" means in feminine context "the fifth"; Quinta in reference to housing and...More

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Reviewed September 26, 2018

A nice quiet house and grounds to walk around for about an hour. The whole place is not very large and I would not go out of my way to see if but if you are near by and have some extra time its worth...More

Thank KOVH
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Nice quick getaway from the business af the city, this house has a nice garden and gives an insight in how Bolivars (Colombia's liberator) live went. Nice for maybe an hour, for example after Montseratte.

Thank erwinb101
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Free entry for those above 60 years old. .70 (that's 70 cents USD!) for an English audioguide which had much detail-maybe more than you need. There are English and Spanish signage throughout the house and gardens. The audioguide was somewhat hard to follow as the...More

Thank WImom
Reviewed April 24, 2018

If you know anything of the liberation of Latin America from the Spanish this house where Simon Bolivar lived when he was in Bogota is a must see for you.

Thank gay_martin
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We had heard so much about Simon Bolivar throughout our travels so this museum was a must. It was also highly recommended in our hotel. Well worth a visit- there is the most beautiful garden. The house really does recreate the tone and environment that...More

Thank Vickyhr7
Reviewed February 28, 2018

​This attractive building and gardens makes a pleasant break from the crowded streets and traffic of Bogota. The buildings are very much restored but nevertheless provides a good discussion of Bolivar and his role in the country’s independence from Spain (but you will need to...More

Thank louiscfl27
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

We went here on impulse after touring Mount Monserrate. It’s about $2 and really nice and relaxing. Wonderful gardens and just enough history. I wouldn’t plan more than an hour.

Thank Kirsy1
Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

It’s nice to feel you are walking in the same land were Simon Bolívar spent 10 years of his life. It is a beautiful house surrounded by colorful gardens. Every part of this small representation of Bolivar’s house try to describe how it is supposed...More

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