Museum of History, Anthropology and Art

This small museum is actually just part of the full museum, which is closed to the public. The rotating exhibits that the museum does offer, however, is diverse, high quality, and sure to be a hit by any history buff.


The exhibits can vary greatly, from skeletons and mummies, to artifacts, pictures, and paintings. It is tough to say exactly what you will see when you go as the university constantly changes what is on display.

Staying Close

Museum of History, Anthropology and Art is located in Rio Piedras, so those visiting this region of Puerto Rico will be excited to have easy museum access for the duration of their trip. There are many hotels close to this museum.

Hotels near Museum of History, Anthropology and Art
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hotel del Centro Hotel 0.5 mi. (5.2 km) S
Howard Johnson Centro Medico Hotel 1.6 mi. (6.5 km) W
Coqui Inn Hotel 3.0 mi. (0.8 km) NE
Embassy Suites San Juan Hotel & Casino Hotel 3.1 mi. (0.5 km) NE

Location and What's Nearby

There are multitudes of dining options to pick from in the neighborhood around the museum. The most frequented nearby eatery is Cafe Valencia, which has a menu full of Spanish dishes. Also within a short distance, you'll come across options including Dunkin Donuts & Baskin Robins and Millenium allowing you to choose between various eating options.


Operating Hours

Call the museum ahead of time to determine their hours of operation.


The exhibits are free to visit, and you will not need to pay anything.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (787) 763-3939

Location: Ponce de Leon Avenue, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico




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