The Money Museum Yotin Kortá

Photo Credit: © The Numismatic Museum

Currency, an often overlooked aspect of National Heritage, is the main focus at the Money Museum Yotin Kortá. Presenting the growth of the Curaçao monetary system, the museum as a result also shows the growth and complexity of the former Netherlands Antilles economic system as a whole.

The Money Museum Yotin Kortá


Sponsored by the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten, the Money Museum Yotin Kortá will take visitors on a journey through time focused on trade and monetary use. You will begin with simple bartering for goods, eventually move to a time where you would find coins minted from all around the world all in use in the former Netherlands Antilles, up to the present where there still is a unified Netherlands Antilles currency for the countries of Curaçao and Sint Maarten.

Staying Close

Scharloo is a good option for those wishing to visit The Money Museum Yotin Kortá, because visitors to this area of Curaçao will have the benefit of easy access to this museum during their visit. There are a notable amount of hotels in the region around this landmark.

Hotels near The Money Museum Yotin Kortá
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Academy Hotel Curacao Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.5 km) WSW
Scuba Lodge Hotel -- --
San Marco Hotel and Casino Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.5 km) WSW
Otrobanda Hotel & Casino Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.7 km) W
Renaissance Curacao Resort Resort 0.5 mi. (0.8 km) WSW
Sonesta Kura Hulanda Village & Spa Resort 0.6 mi. (0.9 km) WNW
Avila Beach Hotel Resort 0.7 mi. (1.1 km) SE

Location and What's Nearby

You certainly won't go hungry if you're spending time near the museum; there is a broad selection of lunch and dinner spots within traveling distance. The most proximate place to eat is Omundo Restaurant, which serves International fare. The eatery is a short distance away, but far-off enough that you will need to make arrangements for using a method of transport to transport your party. Ole Ole Jazz Club and Restaurant and Baskin Robbins 31 Ice Cream Store are some of the additional dining possibilities in the area where you will be able to enjoy the local cuisine in Curaçao.


Operating Hours

The Money Museum is opened on weekdays from 08:30 to11:30 and 12:30–16:00.


Admission is free.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (599-9) 434-5573 Or (599-9) 434-5500

Location: Scharlooweg 11, Scharloo, Curacao



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