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Museo Pueblos de Margarita

Museo Pueblos de Margarita

Museo Pueblos de Margarita

Museo Pueblos de Margarita (Av. Simplicio Rodriguez, Vía Taguantar, Juan Griego, Nueva Esparta) – this museum gives visitors the opportunity to learn about the peoples that migrated to Margarita Island over the centuries (learning about the indigenous people who originally populated the island, the waves of Spanish conquistadors who settled there, and the Africans who were brought over as slaves. Similar in many ways to the ethnic history of Puerto Rico (USA), this museum recounts the influences of these various groups had on the local music, art and folklore that’s part of the island’s history.

Hours: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (daily). Call the museum for updated admission fees: +58 295 263 8501. Those wanting more info can email the museum: museopueblosdemargarita@gmail.com