National Museum of Nicaragua
The National Museum in Managua is one of Nicaragua's principal tourist attractions. The museum houses a fascinating selection of artifacts and a number of displays of Central American history, ancient Central American civilisations and the Columbus period. The museum's nine rooms house a selection of modern art and informative exhibitions about the country's turbulent natural history including information about the numerous Nicaraguan volcanoes and earthquakes that have devastated the country throughout history. The museum staff are helpful, informative and friendly, making it an ideal attraction for any visitor wanting to learn more about Nicaragua.
Opening times: Monday to Friday 8am-5pm.