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Museo Historico de la Policia

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Tour the former headquarters of Bogotá’s police force and learn about cocaine-kingpin Pablo Escobar’s demise in 1993. There's a model dummy of his bullet-ridden corpse.
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Carrera 9, #9, Bogota, Colombia
+57 1 2813284
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Great tour, the Colombian police has a great compilation of artifacts and facts that resumes the activities from the origins through the drug cartels up to the most recent activities. The police are organized and they demand the tours to start at some times (a...More

Thank Diana P
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

All of the torus are given by serving police officers. My tour was in English and we seemed to do much better than the concurrent tour in Spanish. We had a new guide on each floor and each was informative, whilst also practising their English....More

Thank C H
Reviewed 28 March 2018

I had a wonderful tour with a police woman called Angely, who thankfully for me spoke very good English. The tour can last a few hours but as I was short of time she made allowances and shortened the tour for me. The building was...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

On this tour you get a policeman who wishes to improve their English - so the explanations are very good. Rather a bizarre introduction to the roots of policing from the early days through the use of clay models in a miniature village! Some interesting...More

Thank Vickyhr7
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

This tour provided an extensive insight into the workings of the national police force - both historically and in the present time The tour was free, in English and presented extremely well by Diena, who answered all our questions as fully as possible Well worth...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

It would be really useful if the various signs around the museum were in both Spanish and English. You’re left to guide yourself so unless you have someone that can translate, which would be dull for them, it’s kinda boring. It would be far more...More

Thank Uncle-Jayo
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Private visit with a young and very sympathic policewoman speaking very good englush. She explained us all about the work if Nacional Policia un Colombia, especially finding and fighting narcos and FARC. You can’t see such museum elsewhere. Highly recommandes.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We missed the morning tour but were politely told to come back at 2pm for an English tour. We were placed with a tour group of 8 others, but they left early so the 2 of us had the wonderful guide, Gustavo, to ourselves. He...More

Thank Samishsailor
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 12 people from Iceland and arrived a little late for the last tour. Gustavo offered to guide us even though we didn't have enough time. Great experience and we especially liked the Pablo Escobar collection and the view from the...More

Thank Anna María Æ
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Went ere for a visit. The museum is free and run by the police. The guides are great very helpful and loaded with knowledge. The history of theMarco wars and the FARC. The museum holds photos and information. You will also find the first Harley...More

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