African heritage has played a strong role in influencing Puerto Rican culture. This adobe-styled museum chronicles the ... More
Museo de Nuestra Raíz Africana
African heritage has played a strong role in influencing Puerto Rican culture. This adobe-styled museum chronicles the history of Africans in Puerto Rico from the early days of slavery to modern day. Here you will find African art, literature, sounds, and pictures. Browse through nine exhibition rooms. Admission is free.
I liked everything about the Museum. It gives a thourough background of the history of slave trade and its influence on the culture of Puerto Rico.
Many of us are not aware of the numerous contributions and influences the Africans have had on the Americas and the islands of the Carribean.
The museum does very well at recounting events of Afro-Latin history.
A must see if you happen to be visiting Old San Juan.
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