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Very nice presentation of the Sandinista angle of Nica politics. I also did a city tour with a... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
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Interesting insight into recent Nicaraguan history

I arrived at 10 am during the peak of the low-season in Central America so initially I had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arrived at 10 am during the peak of the low-season in Central America so initially I had a personal guide. He had participated in the conflict in the 1980s and gave a very passionate and detailed account of Nicaragua’s recent history in perfect English....More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed July 6, 2019

This museum holds an incredible history told by those who lived it back in the days. A must for those who actually want to know the country they are visiting

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 28, 2019 via mobile

Have just finished a wonderful tour of the museum with volunteer guide Fransisco. He speaks great English and he did a fantastic job of walking us through the events leading up to and through the Revolution. We left with a much greater understanding of Nicaragua-...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

Nothing exciting in this museum you Will pay 3$US/pers and see a room with the history of general Sandino. That's all. At the moment you can't even go upstairs , it's closed.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

I was very excited coming here and was very disappointed. It is just one very small room with a few photos. You can walk to the top for a great view

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 26, 2019

A must do for any visitor to León. The volunteers are people who lived through and fought in the revolution, and it’s an incredible insight into the hardships faced.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

A few murals, photos and newspaper clippings with almost no explanation in Spanish and none in English. The derelict building is about the most interesting thing to see. The only thing to make it worthwhile was a volunteer who could explain something about the recent...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

to visit a museum is always interesting. to visit this empty building you don't expect to touch you so much. of course is the passionate talking from the guide, who was a member of the revolutionary Sandinista group and also prisoner in the 21 touching...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

I went the museum of the revolution 3 years ago, and should have left a review then. It was one of the most inspiring places I have ever been. It reminded me of the value of travel--to try and step into someone else's shoes and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

Very nice presentation of the Sandinista angle of Nica politics. I also did a city tour with a perfectly english speking guide. Most entertaining

Date of experience: April 2018
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Response from RobertR388 | Reviewed this property |
Hola I am from the US and visited The Museum of the Revolution about half a year ago. It is located directly across the Plaza de Armas from the Cathedral in Leon. Sorry, I do not know the address. Originally the building... More
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We went to the museum on a Sunday, so as far as I know it's open 7 days a week, probably in the 8:30-5:30 range but I can't confirm that. I believe getting some payment to be guides at the museum are how these revolution... More
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