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.


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 those visiting this part of Puerto Rico will be excited to have easy museum access throughout their trip. There are a decent selection of lodgings stationed around the area surrounding the museum.

Hotels near Museo Francisco Pancho Coimbre
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hotel Meliá Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.7 km) SW
Ramada Ponce 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

Those who choose to visit Museo Francisco Pancho Coimbre will have access to at least a couple island activities like hitting a few rounds of golf and enjoying water sports without having to look very hard. Travelers interested in trying out their proficiency on the golf course, will want to do so at the nearest golfing facility, which is Costa Caribe Golf & Country Club. If golfing isn't your thing, you're not out of luck - head to Playa de Ponce, which is the closest beach to Museo Francisco Pancho Coimbre. Although the selection might be scarce, a few additional equally enjoyable opportunities in the sun can be reached from Museo Francisco Pancho Coimbre. Museum guests will discover a fair number of interesting places out of the sun in this general vicinity. There are a pair of additional places of interest nearby -Museum Of Puerto Rican Music and Ponce History Museum- each of them found within a few miles of the museum.


Operating Hours

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


Show up at this attraction prepared to pay for the cost of admission, which your party can figure out by phoning before you leave.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (787) 843-6553

Location: Calle Lolita Tizol, Ponce, Puerto Rico


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