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 part of Puerto Rico will have easy museum access for the duration of their trip. Because you'll find a sweeping selection of places to stay near Museum of History, Anthropology and Art, folks wishing to stay in the region will have ample options when choosing a room.

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

Island staples like hitting a few rounds of golf and beach-going will also be found easily in the region. Vacationers who are interested in trying out their ability at the course, will be able to do so at the closest golfing option, which is Fort Buchanan Golf Club. Free moments can also be planned at Isla Verde Beach, the nearest beach. However, while these options may be the easiest to get to, you'll still have access to various similar outdoor activities. Museum visitors will also be near a couple additional landmarks nearby. The most nearby indoor attraction to Museum of History, Anthropology and Art is Parque La Merced, and you can find it a short distance away.


Operating Hours

You might want to give the museum a call in advance to determine the exact 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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