Casa de los Contrafuertes, San Juan Antiguo, PR 00901
AVERAGE USER RATING
Contact:+1 787 724 4294
Open Hours: Tu to Sa from 08:30 AM to 04:20 PM
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.
Near the Paseo de la Princesa , families can take their kids to a fun place where they can interact
with the local pigeons. Young children especially love this opportunity. The pigeons congregate here, always hungry, and for one ...
A favorite stop for tourists, this marvelous cathedral was built in 1592, on the same site of the previous cathedral
that was destroyed by a hurricane around 1584. Located on Calle Cristo, this gothic and neoclassical structure is situated ...
Come admire current works by the Puerto Rican contemporary art community here. Browse the historic exhibition area where you'll view
old photographs and artifacts. The Museum showcases works of the top rated local artists that are available to the ...