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Mi Museo

Calle Atravesada 505, Granada 11111, Nicaragua
+505 2552 7614
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Mi Museo fantastic museum

This is a wonderful small museum very close to the main square of Granada. The exhibits have text... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2017
jplsquirt
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Hartford, Connecticut
Granada's treasure

Wonderful small museum with a beautiful pre-Columbian ceramic collection. The friendly staff is... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2017
jocelyn l
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Alfred, Canada
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Mi Museo, Granada Collection, is a private collection of Nicaraguan Pre-Columbian ceramics. The collection contains more than 15.000 pieces which originate from the period between 2000 BC to 1550 AD. Mi Museo is located in the historical center of the oldest colonial city on the continent, Granada, in a building dating back to 1868. The building was restored with attention to its original design and preserving as many of the original features as possible.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Calle Atravesada 505, Granada 11111, Nicaragua
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+505 2552 7614
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Reviewed September 3, 2017

This is a wonderful small museum very close to the main square of Granada. The exhibits have text in English and Spanish. If you want a tour guide the staff will be more then happy to assist you . The staff all very friendly and...More

Thank jplsquirt
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Wonderful small museum with a beautiful pre-Columbian ceramic collection. The friendly staff is always ready to help and answer your questions. If you want a guided tour, which I highly recommend, ask for Ana. During summer, the museum also offers a tour to several archaeological...More

Thank jocelyn l
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Great experience at this local museum. Ask for Ana as your tour guide. This is the largest collection of precolombian pottery in the country. They receive nationals for free and the cost for a foreigner is nominal to help keep the museum sustainable. There are...More

Thank contact173
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Small museum situated near the main square of the city in a beautiful colonial building with a nice court yard. The collection is not intensive but yet very poignant . It displayed pre-Columbian art craft , ceramic , and also a nice collection of Nicaraguan...More

Thank Michelange M
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Nice place to know part of the history of pre colombina Nicaraguan. You can find different things to transport you mind for that moment

Thank Victor R
Reviewed May 22, 2017

lots of artifacts and explanations of archaeological research in nicaragua. interesting to know how we know what we know and this museum really goes into the excavation sites etc.

Thank Emma M
Reviewed April 13, 2017

When I went, the exhibit was on teeny tiny sculptures the size of toothpicks and full detail paintings the size of postage stamps. The artist was wonderful and in a weird mixture of Spanish, French and English we managed quite a nice conversation :)

Thank Stacey P
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful pieces of art. Only $5 for some great art and some history. We loved it! Would definitely recommend to families with older kids.

Thank 17CostaRica
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Really interesting pottery museum with lots and lots of history. Pretty big museum that explained a lot about Nicaragua. Also has a really nice gift shop and incredibly friendly staff! Some local artwork was on display while we were there as well. There also seemed...More

Thank Gabriella C
Reviewed February 7, 2017

This is a great option to get a sample of all the history associated with Granada. For only $5 USD, you get a great taste of Granada's history.

Thank Ali D
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