Aruba Numismatic Museum

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The most powerful influence in the world is documented in this museum of money. Examine coins and paper money from all over the world in this charming little museum.

What to Expect

Learn what island people used as currency, from shells to sweet potatoes as you tour the displays on the history of currency.

In a charming little building yellow building, tour about a dozen well presented displays.

Staying Close

Aruba Numismatic Museum is located in Oranjestad, so visitors to this area of Aruba will have convenient access to the museum for the duration of their trip. With only a small number of hotels in the neighborhood surrounding this museum, a small amount of foot traffic can be bargained for.

Hotels near Aruba Numismatic Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino Resort 0.2 mi. (1.0 km) SW
Surfside Beach Marina Hotel Hotel 0.6 mi. (0.8 km) SSE
Talk Of The Town Hotel And Beach Club Hotel 0.7 mi. (0.9 km) SE
Wonders Aruba Hotel 0.8 mi. (1.6 km) N
Aruba Harmony Apartments Hotel 1.1 mi. (1.8 km) N

Location and What's Nearby

Spirited guests might also be charmed by the area because of the possibility of outdoor activities. Travelers with an interest in trying out their skillfulness at the golf course, will want to do so at the closest golfing opportunity, which is The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course. If playing a few rounds of golf doesn't excite you, other outdoor options exist, including Surfside Beach, which is the closest coastline to visit. Though the outdoor options above are the closest, you'll still have access to an impressive spread of equally enjoyable opportunities in the sun. If you would like to stay inside, there is also a brief selection of other interesting local sites you may want to check out. If you're looking for some fun, another attraction easily reached from the museum is Fort Zoutman, and you'll find it a short distance away.


Operating Hours

The hours of operation for the museum are not readily available, meaning that your smartest chance at success is calling in advance to ensure the institution is going to be open for business during the time you and your party mean to visit.


To find out how much the museum charges, dial up Aruba Numismatic Museum before your visit to find out how much, or if they charge.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (297) 582-8831

Location: Oranjestad, Aruba


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