Maritime Museum

Featuring a history of ocean travel and shipwrecks in the area, the Maritime Museum is a great way to spend some time to learn not only the role of maritime travel, but also of the lives the nearby lighthouse may have saved over the years.


While you should not expect too much from the small road-side museum, it is still a vital tool in the local history and preservation of culture. The exhibits will show you the importance of lighthouse, and the equal importance these coastal towns.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in Rincón if you plan on visiting Maritime Museum, as those visiting this region of Puerto Rico will be pleased to have easy museum access during their time there. There are a good bunch of lodgings in the district near this attraction.

Hotels near Maritime Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Sole Beach Club Inn Hotel 0.3 mi. (3.3 km) SE
Lazy Parrot Inn Hotel 0.9 mi. (3.1 km) E
Casa Verde Hotel Hotel 0.9 mi. (4.1 km) NE
Punta Taino Guest House Guest house 1.0 mi. (4.1 km) NE
Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn Hotel 1.2 mi. (4.2 km) NE
Casa Isleña Inn Hotel 1.3 mi. (4.3 km) ENE
The English Rose Bed & Breakfast Inn B & B -- --

Location and What's Nearby

If you've worked up an appetite exploring the area and checking out the museum, you're in luck, as you'll find a plentiful supply of lunch and dinner spots within traveling distance. The most proximate eatery is Red Flamboyan, which serves Caribbean fare. The restaurant is only around three quarters of a mile away from this landmark, so check it out and eat up! Also within a short distance, you will come across restaurants like Ode to the Elephants and Wine Cellar Cafe where you and your companions should be sure to eat some International food and enjoy the local foods and culture of Puerto Rico.


Contact Information

Location: Rincón, Puerto Rico


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