Estacion Montoya

  • Address: Cl. 39, Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids

Named after the pioneer who brought steam engine to Columbia, Francisco Montoya, The station was opened by him in 1871. It is because of the railway that Columbia, especially Barranquilla, became such an important point for imports and exports in the Caribbean. The railway development bought commercial development along with it. Today the building is well maintained. There’s also a steam engine replica from the times kept there in a good condition. It’s a nice calm place to sit and enjoy the history of the railway.

Entrance Ticket Details For Estacion Montoya

  • Entry is free.

How to Reach Estacion Montoya

  • Ask locals for direction. Drive or take a cab if possible.

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  • Estacion Montoya Address: Cl. 39, Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia
  • Estacion Montoya Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Estacion Montoya: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Barranquilla include Estacion Montoya in their plan

  • 44.68% of people start their Estacion Montoya visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Estacion Montoya

Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday

92.83% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Estacion Montoya

People normally club together Iglesia De San Nicolas De Tolentino and Plaza San Nicolas while planning their visit to Estacion Montoya.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Estacion Montoya Reviews & Ratings

  • Monumento a la historia de mi querida Barranquilla! El inicio del tren en nuestra patria y por donde llegó gran parte del desarrollo cosmopolita de La Arenosa!

  • Un color muy lindo. Ojo Barlovento el barrio de enfrente es bravo.

  • Muy buena restauración

  • Un buen ambiente

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