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

Maritime Museum is located in Rincón, so those visiting this area of Puerto Rico will be pleased to have easy access to this museum throughout their trip. If you want to stay somewhere within easy reach of Maritime Museum, you'll have a good selection of hotels to choose from in the area.

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

There are multitudes of eateries to select from in the neighborhood surrounding this museum. Red Flamboyan, which has a menu full of Caribbean fare, is also the most convenient dining option from the museum. Red Flamboyan is a brief distance away, but out of the way enough that you might decide to make arrangements for employing some mode of transportation to get there. Ode to the Elephants and Wine Cellar Cafe are some more restaurant options within reach of this location. At Wine Cellar Cafe you will be able to try out International fare and experience the culture of Puerto Rico.


Contact Information

Location: Rincón, Puerto Rico


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