Museum of the Americas (Museo de las Américas) Tours
Learn about the historical and cultural development of Puerto Rico and the Americas at the Museum of the Americas (Museo de las Américas). Located on the second floor of the Cuartel de Ballajá, the museum features four permanent exhibits and a number of temporary exhibits that highlight the region’s history, sociology, anthropology, and art in a thoughtful way.
Address: Calle Beneficencia, San Juan 00926, Puerto Rico
4 Tours and Activities to Experience Museum of the Americas (Museo de las Américas)
Discover the historic delights of Old San Juan as you pound its ancient cobblestones on a 5-hour walking tour. Take a comprehensive look at the wealth of colonial landmarks in this former Spanish colony, visiting ‘La Fortaleza’ (Governor’s House), the imposing San Felipe El Morro Fort, 16th-century San Jose Church, the Ballaja Barracks and much more. As you stroll, your expert guide provides additional insight into the design and famous personalities that once inhabited this charming area.
Tour the colorful streets and winding alleys of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Old San Juan, the second-oldest city in America. This guided small-group tour, capped at 11 participants, ensures a comfortable and personalized introduction to the city's major attractions and historical areas. Continue your tour at the Bacardi Rum Factory, an integral San Juan icon, before concluding with hotel drop-off at your accommodation.
Discover the atmospheric streets, amazing architecture, and intriguing history of one of the best-preserved Spanish colonial cities in the world on this half-day Old San Juan tour. During your visit, see the amazing art and artifacts of the Museo de Las Américas, get a chance to explore the 500-year-old San Cristobal Fort, and experience the architectural landmarks that give this storied neighborhood its unique charm. Your sightseeing tour also includes all entrance fees, professional guide and round-trip transportation from select hotels in San Juan.
Taking safety measures
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
A guided tour where you will learn the history of the founding of Ron del Barrilito and visit different areas within the factory. Includes a welcome cocktail. Duration 30 minutes. Starting from 9:15 a.m. and repeating every half hour until 4:00 p.m.
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What's the best way to experience Museum of the Americas (Museo de las Américas)?
The best ways to experience Museum of the Americas (Museo de las Américas) are:
- Unique Walking Tour through Old San Juan
- Small Group Tour to Old San Juan and Rum Barrilito Destillery
- Old San Juan Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
- Barrilito Rum Distillery and Old San Juan Half Day Tour