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

Exhibits

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

Those wishing to visit The Money Museum Yotin Kortá may choose to book their trip in Scharloo, as visitors to this region of Curaçao will have the benefit of easy access to this museum during their visit. There are a decent number of lodgings in the district surrounding The Money Museum Yotin Kortá.

Hotels near The Money Museum Yotin Kortá
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Scuba Lodge Hotel -- --
Academy Hotel Curacao 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
Plaza Hotel Curaçao Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.7 km) WSW
Renaissance Curacao Resort Resort 0.5 mi. (0.8 km) WSW
Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.9 km) W

Location and What's Nearby

Island pastimes like playing a few holes of golf and heading to the beach will also be found easily in the region. Visitors who will enjoy showing their ability on the course, will want to do so at the most convenient golfing opportunity, which is Curacao Golf and Squash Club. Free moments can also be enjoyed at Avila Beach, the closest beach. Though the outdoor options above are the most convenient to access, you will still find a good selection of similar outdoor options. Visitors will also find a fair number of interesting places out of the sun in this general vicinity. Just a short distance away you will find two additional interesting places nearby to visit--Postal Museum and Tele Museum.

Information

Operating Hours

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

Payment

Admission is free.

Contact Information

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

Location: Scharlooweg 11, Scharloo, Curacao

Email: info@moneymuseum.cw

 

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