Museo Francisco Pancho Coimbre

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Sports fans, and baseball fans in particular, will want to visit the Museo Francisco "Pancho" Coimbre. This museum dedicated to Pancho is all about the early days of Puerto Rican baseball. Since then, baseball has grown to be the ultimate pastime for Puerto Rico.

Exhibits

Guests exploring the museum will find numerous pieces of sports history, from photographs and jerseys, to historic bats. All things baseball can be found in this baseball fans' Heaven, including Puerto Rico's Hall of Fame.

Staying Close

Museo Francisco Pancho Coimbre is located in downtown Ponce, which means guests staying in this part of Puerto Rico will have easy access to this museum throughout their trip. Despite the fact that the region isn't over-crowded, you'll nevertheless find a reasonable selection of accommodations to choose from.

Hotels near Museo Francisco Pancho Coimbre
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hotel Meliá Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.7 km) SW
Ponce Plaza Hotel & Casino Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.6 km) WSW
Hotel Belgica Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.4 km) SW
Howard Johnson Ponce Hotel 2.2 mi. (4.3 km) E

Location and What's Nearby

Visitors to Museo Francisco Pancho Coimbre will be able to enjoy at least a couple recreational opportunities like working on their golf game and heading to the beach without having to look very hard. Museum visitors with a keen interest in golf will surely enjoy heading over to nearby Costa Caribe Golf & Country Club. If you don't take a whole lot of pride in your golf game, there's no need to fret - go over to Playa de Ponce, which is the closest coastline to visit. Although you won't find an extensive selection nearby, a few additional equally enjoyable beach and golf options to choose from nearby. Museum visitors will encounter plenty of indoor attractions in this general vicinity. There are a couple of other places nearby you may want to visit -Museum Of Puerto Rican Music and Ponce History Museum- which are both found a short distance from the museum.

Information

Operating Hours

The museum is open Wednesday through Sunday from 8:30am until 4:30pm.

Payment

Arrive at this attraction prepared to hand over the price of admission, which your group can determine by phoning before you leave.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (787) 843-6553

Location: Calle Lolita Tizol, downtown Ponce, Puerto Rico

 

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