Cedam Museum

History buffs and anyone interested in the maritime past of Puerto Rico will want to take a visit to the Cedam Museum. The museum features exhibits that will take visitors through the naval history of the island, and more specifically the La Gloria area.


The Cedam Museum offers paper guides that allow guests to explore the exhibits at the own pace. Visitors will find exhibits detailing the impact that sailing has had for the local and island-wide way of life. The museum also features collections of shipwrecks that have been recovered from the area. Pirate fans will also enjoy a small cannon collection that the museum maintains.

Staying Close

Puerto Aventuras is a good option for those wishing to visit Cedam Museum, since travelers to this part of Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean will have convenient access to the museum during their time there. There is an adequate amount of lodgings around the region within the vicinity of the museum.

Hotels near Cedam Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Omni Puerto Aventuras Hotel Beach Resort Resort 0.1 mi. (14.5 km) SE
Club de Yates Hotel 0.3 mi. (14.6 km) SE
Hotel La Roca Hotel 0.3 mi. (14.8 km) E
Las Palmas Resort 0.4 mi. (14.0 km) SW
Dreams All Inclusive Resort Resort 0.4 mi. (15.0 km) E
Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort 0.5 mi. (15.4 km) NE
Catalonia Yucatan Beach Resort 0.5 mi. (15.4 km) NE

Location and What's Nearby

There is a modest selection nearby out-of-doors activities to partake in during the times when you aren't touring Cedam Museum. Museum visitors who would also like to work on their golf game should consider going to the closest course, Riviera Maya Golf Club. If golfing isn't your thing, think about heading over to Hard Rock Private Beach, one of the closest beaches to this landmark. On top of that, your group will likely discover a couple more golf and beach options in the region. If you would rather remain indoors, there are also a handful of other places you may want to visit only a short distance away. Just a short distance off is Dolphin Discovery, one of only a couple indoor places of interest located within a mile or so of the museum.



The museum does not charge for admission, though they do ask for donations to help with the museum's maintenance.

Contact Information

Location: Puerto Aventuras, Mexico


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