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Museo Casa de la Memoria

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Calle 51 # 36-66 Barrio Boston | Parque Bicentenario, Medellin, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to learn about Medellín's macabre history, visit this museum. You will learn about the gruesome past from the drug conflict and see what people are doing to move forward and away from it all. May need to carry a knapkin for the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank danishs777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's important to remember, even though Medellin's story is a sad one. The museum is modern and it's not the standard museum approach (different multi-media, video's, postcards etc). However, the most important things, like some audio fragments and the timeline were only in Spanish. They...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Andreas D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My review will differ from the majority here, as I've visited many such sad places worldwide so I got enough of it, it leaves a bad impression on me and ruins my day. Most of the facts here you already know, or you can learn...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019

Visiting this place reminds me of the Holocaust in Poland. I ended up feeling depressed at the end of the trip. Thank God, today it is a great deal of difference.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

This museum gives a very honest history of the violence in Colombia and especially Medellín. At times it is hard to listen to and watch, but it teaches us to learn from the past and have hope for the future. Could be laid out a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 5, 2019

I don't like museums but was impressed by this one. The words & descriptions are so careful choosen & you can see how much thought & effort went into the design & exhibits. You can sit & take in people's stories. You learn alot about...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 3, 2019

The museum is for free. It has lots of English subtitles. There are movies for you to watch with English subtitles. It was emotional because it shows the strength of the Colombian people despite all that’s has happened.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Marian T
Reviewed March 31, 2019

It is recommended to visit this interesting and important museum with an English guide as most of the display is only in Spanish. It will introduce you to Colombia's history of violence and blood-shade, which will emphasize the transformation Colombia and Medellin has gone through...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 29, 2019

Make time to visit this museum, this “house” that is dedicated to the victims of violence over time in Medellin and Colombia. Admission is free and there is an app that you should download in advance (bring your ear buds) that will assist English speakers...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 29, 2019

Beware as there are minimal english displays. It's also located not near any other attractions, and not that easy to find even on Uber. Also quite difficult and a bit hard to get Uber out. Displays are simple, but the videos with English subtitles are...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Absolutely free. Well worth it. Uber rides around town very cheap too!
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