Instituto De Cultura Puertorriquena

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Instituto De Cultura Puertorriquena is the official museum that houses all things of cultural significance in Puerto Rico, from performance and visual arts to science and history. The institute was created in 1955 with the sole purpose of preserving the culture of the island and continues to do so to this day.

Some patrons believe that it is essential to study as much concerning the history and culture of Puerto Rico as is accessible, and the museum shares that chance. As with many museums, Instituto De Cultura Puertorriquena hosts a variety of standard displays, consisting of the museum's most talked-about exhibits.

Staying Close

Consider staying in Old San Juan if you plan on visiting Instituto De Cultura Puertorriquena, since those visiting this region of Puerto Rico will be pleased to have convenient access to the museum for the duration of their trip. There are a fair number of hotels in the area within the vicinity of Instituto De Cultura Puertorriquena.

Hotels near Instituto De Cultura Puertorriquena
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Villa Herencia B & B 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) SE
Hotel El Convento Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) SE
The Caleta Guesthouse Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) SE
Tree House in San Juan Hostel 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) E
The Gallery Inn Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.3 km) E
CasaBlanca Hotel Hotel -- --
Hotel Plaza de Armas Old San Juan Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.1 km) SE

Location and What's Nearby

There are several picks of eateries to select from in the neighborhood nearby the museum. The most proximate eatery is Nono's Bar And Restaurant, which is a convenient sports bar. The eatery is a small ways away, but far-off enough that you will need to aim for taking advantage of some mode of transport to arrive. El Sol De Mexicano and Aureola Cafe Restaurant are additional food and drink options near Instituto De Cultura Puertorriquena. At Aureola Cafe Restaurant you and your group should be sure to try a bite of Caribbean fare and experience the culture of Puerto Rico.


Contact Information

Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico



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