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

Consider staying in Rincón if you plan on visiting Maritime Museum, since those visiting this area of Puerto Rico will have the benefit of easy access to this museum for the duration of their trip. If you'd like to stay somewhere close to the museum, you'll enjoy a fair number of booking options 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 B & B -- --

Location and What's Nearby

Guests at Maritime Museum will be able to find a choice of outdoor activity options like working on their golf game and heading to the beach within traveling distance. Guests who enjoy trying out their talents on the green, will want to do so at the nearest golfing facility, which is Borinquen Golf Club. If golf doesn't tickle your fancy, think about checking out Pointe Beach, which is the closest coastline to visit. Although the selection isn't overly extensive, one or two other equally enjoyable beach and golf options to choose from nearby. Fortunately, visitors will also have access to one or two nearby other place of interest within a short distance. The most nearby indoor attraction to this museum is Punta Higuero Lighthouse, and you can find it a short distance away.


Contact Information

Location: Rincón, Puerto Rico


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