Museum Of Puerto Rican Music

While music may not be the first thing that comes to mind when one thinks of Puerto Rico, the fact is that the island has developed a unique musical culture that is separate from the rest of the Caribbean. The mix of Caribbean, African, Native, Spanish, and American musical tradition have helped shape Puerto Rico's, independent musical culture. Learn for yourself how this culture formed and how prevalent it still is.


Guests will be able to explore and hear some of the most popular Puerto Rican music while at the museum, including both modern and classical music. If you are a fan of music but find yourself struggling to name a Puerto Rican music legend, you may want to stop by and broaden your knowledge.

Staying Close

Museum Of Puerto Rican Music is located in downtown Ponce, so travelers to this part of Puerto Rico will have convenient access to the museum throughout their trip. Though the region isn't swarming with tourists, you'll nevertheless find a handful of lodging options to choose from.

Hotels near Museum Of Puerto Rican Music
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hotel Meliá Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.7 km) S
Ramada Ponce Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.6 km) W
Hotel Belgica Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.4 km) WSW
Howard Johnson Ponce Hotel 2.3 mi. (4.3 km) E
Hilton Ponce Golf & Casino Resort Resort 2.9 mi. (4.5 km) S
Holiday Inn Ponce & Tropical Casino Hotel 4.6 mi. (6.6 km) SW
Quality Inn El Tuque Hotel -- --

Location and What's Nearby

Guests at Museum Of Puerto Rican Music will be able to find at least a couple outdoor activity options like hitting a few rounds of golf and heading to the beach without having to look very hard. Museum visitors with a keen interest in golf should look into the nearest course, Costa Caribe Golf & Country Club. If playing a few rounds of golf doesn't excite you, consider going over to Playa de Ponce, the closest beach. Though you might find your options limited, a couple other comparable outdoor possibilities to choose from nearby. Museum guests will find multiple indoor attractions within a reasonable distance. For those not wanting to have to travel a great distance, there are two additional interesting sites nearby you may want to check out--Ponce History Museum and Memorial To Don Domingo.


Operating Hours

The hours of operation for the museum are not readily available, meaning your group's top chance at success is phoning early to confirm the attraction is open to visitors when you and your companions aim to stop by.


To find out how much the museum charges, dial up Museum Of Puerto Rican Music ahead of time to determine if they charge, and if so, how much.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (787) 290-6617 Or (787) 848-7016

Location: 50 Calle Isabel, Ponce, Puerto Rico


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