Famous Museums in San Juan

The museums in San Juan give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of San Juan with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in San Juan. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in San Juan.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in San Juan.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in San Juan:

  1. Old San Juan

    History Museum, Historical Site, Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    A part of the city filled with history, Old San Juan is a reminder of the rich influence of the Spanish culture that has inhabited it from a long time. The city is characterized by its narrow, blue cobblestone streets and flat-roofed brick and stone buildings dating back to the 16th and 17th century when Puerto Rico was a Spanish possession. The Casa Blanca was the first fortified structure bui...Read more
  2. Casa Bacardi

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    Casa Bacardi

    Museum, Observatory, Specialty Museum

    The legacy of one man which has now become a personal and party favourite alcohol, ‘Bacardi’ was born here. Don Facundo Bacardi Masso immigrated to Santiago de Cuba in 1830 and set up a business as a wine merchant. After a few years of experimenting he and his brother set up a local distillery. Their experimentation led them to create a new type of rum which was much lighter and it ...Read more
  3. Museo De Las Americas

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    Museo De Las Americas

    Art Museum, Museum, History Museum, Statue

    Located in Old San Juan in an even older quarter in Ballaja the Museum occupies the second floor of this three storey building. It houses cover arts and exhibits from the Pre Columbian era explaining the evolution of the Americas. It includes a section named ‘El indio en América’ explaining about the 22 indigenous tribes in America. Others include the cover arts for slave tra...Read more
  4. Museo Del Nino

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    Museo Del Nino

    Museum, Science Museum, Children Museum, Educational Site

    If you’re looking for a place for your kids to let off some steam and have fun then this is the perfect pit stop. Museo del nino is more a fun park than a museum. Carmen Vega a Harvard graduate had a dream for a place just for kids to play and enjoy. With a humble beginning of $100 she raised funds for her project and within a short span of time she managed to collect about $25,000. She o...Read more
  5. Museum Of Art Of Puerto Rico

    Art Museum

    A visit to this art museum will add something more than just an art museum as you will get to see a lot of festivals and concerts here. There is a good representation of the Puerto Rican art culture through various creative works of eminent artists. You will get a brief idea about the lifestyle at Cuba from the pictures here. There is a beautiful gallery here where you will love the fish pond a...Read more
  6. Puerto Rico Museum Of Contemporary Art

    Art And Culture, Art Museum

    The Puerto Rico Museum of Contemporary Art is a popular contemporary art Museum that’s often abbreviated as MAC. The Museum was founded in the year 1984 by the sponsors and artists of a civil society as a non-profit organisation. The Museum showcases Latin/regional American contemporary art in a white-columned middle school that was built in 1918. The Museum truly understands and apprecia...Read more
  7. Museo De Pablo Casals

    101 Calle San Sebastián, San Juan, 00901, Puerto Rico