Fort Church Museum

Set behind historic Fort Church, the Fort Church Museum allows guests to explore the history of the Dutch Protestant congregation that has been active on the island since 1635.

What to Expect

Artifacts at Fort Church Museum include a beautiful mahogany baptismal font, silver chalices, and an antique map collection.

The Fort Church Museum is housed inside a large mustard colored, Dutch-style building with a red roof, white trim, and a grand staircase leading up to the front entrance.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Fort Church Museum may choose to book their trip in Punda, as guests staying in this area of Curaçao will have convenient access to the museum throughout their trip. If you'd like to book your stay near this museum, there are a good selection of places to stay in the area.

Hotels near Fort Church Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Plaza Hotel Curaçao Hotel 0.0 mi. (0.7 km) SSW
Renaissance Curacao Resort Resort 0.0 mi. (0.8 km) SSW
San Marco Hotel and Casino Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.5 km) E
Academy Hotel Curacao Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.5 km) E
Otrobanda Hotel & Casino Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.7 km) N
Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.9 km) NW
Sonesta Kura Hulanda Village & Spa Resort 0.3 mi. (0.9 km) NNW

Location and What's Nearby

Island staples like golfing and heading to the beach are also widely available in the region. Museum patrons interested in testing their skills on the golf course can do so at the nearest course, Curacao Golf and Squash Club. If you aren't a golfer, think about checking out Avila Beach, one of the closest beaches to this landmark. Also, an additional selection of beach and golf opportunities exist in the region. Visitors will encounter a variety of other interesting places to get away from the sun in this general vicinity. You'll find a couple of attractions -Governor's Palace and Waterfort- both of which are located rather close to the museum.

Information

Operating Hours

The Fort Church Museum is open between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and noon, Monday through Friday.

Payment

Admission into the fort Church Museum is $2(USD) for adults and $1(USD) for children.

Contact Information

Phone Number: 599-9-461-1139

Location: Willemstad, Curacao

Website: http://www.fortchurchcuracao.com/

Email: info@fortchurchcuracao.com

 

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