Museo de Arte de Ponce

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Museo de Arte de Ponce is the main art museum in Puerto Rico, featuring collections of some of the most important pieces of art work from around the world and in a number of varying mediums.

Many visitors think that it is important to review as much dealing with the culture and history of the country they are visiting as is achievable, and Museo de Arte de Ponce allows that possibility. Of importance among the bounteous exhibits at this site, out-of-towners may make note of a collection of permanent exhibits. These are the museum's perennial displays.

Staying Close

Downtown Ponce is a good option for those wishing to visit Museo de Arte de Ponce, because travelers to this region of Puerto Rico will have convenient access to the museum throughout their trip. You won't find the area surrounding the museum flooded with tourists, perhaps because there are very few places to stay close.

Hotels near Museo de Arte de Ponce
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hotel Belgica Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) NW
Ponce Plaza Hotel & Casino Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.6 km) N
Meliá Century Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.7 km) NE
Caribe Hotel Hotel 2.4 mi. (4.3 km) E
Hilton Ponce Golf & Casino Resort Resort 2.7 mi. (4.5 km) S
Holiday Inn Ponce & Tropical Casino Hotel 4.3 mi. (6.6 km) WSW

Location and What's Nearby

There are a few neighboring open air options to engage in during down time, when you and your party aren't viewing Museo de Arte de Ponce. Museum patrons looking to follow-up with a few holes of golf should consider going to the closest course, Costa Caribe Golf & Country Club. If golfing isn't your thing, consider spending some time at Playa de Ponce, the closest beach. On top of that, your group will have a chance to discover a couple other golf and beach opportunities in the region. Visitors will find a variety of indoor places to visit in the vicinity. There are a pair of attractions -Centro Historico and Casa Alcaldia- both of which are situated within a few miles of the museum.


Operating Hours

The museum is opened daily during the week between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., except for Tuesday when it is closed. On Saturday it opens at 11:00am and closes at 8:00pm, and on Sundays from 11:00am until 5:00pm.


Admission is $6 for adults and $3 for children.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (787) 848-0505 Or (787) 840-1510

Location: 2325 Las Americas Avenue, downtown Ponce, Puerto Rico



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