Museo de las Américas

Calle Norzagaray & San Jose
San Juan, 99 00901- Map It
Phone: (787) 724-5052

AAA Editor Notes

Museo de las Américas is on the second floor of the Cuartel de Ballajá on Calle Norzagaray. Housed in a massive three-story building designed to house Spanish soldiers and their families, the museum presents permanent and temporary exhibits with a concentration on the artwork of the Americas. Displays include archeological artifacts, sculpture, Amazon Indian photographs and objects, folk art, a peasant's house and a replica of a country chapel. A permanent exhibit highlights African heritage. Guided tours are available by reservation. Guided tours are available.
$6; $4 (ages 0-12, ages 65+ and students with ID).
Hours: Tues.-Fri. 9-noon and 1-4, Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5. Closed major holidays. Allow 30 minutes minimum.