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Casa Natal & Museo Bolivar

Av. Universidad and Norte 1, Caracas, Venezuela
+58 212-5459828
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His birthplace and an adjacent museum honor Simon Bolivar, “El Liberator”, who achieved independence from Spain for Venezuela and other South American countries.
  • Excellent53%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Av. Universidad and Norte 1, Caracas, Venezuela
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+58 212-5459828
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting located in the central area of the city of Caracas filled with a lot of history about Bolivar´s birthplace

Thank Luis V
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

an absolute must when seeing Caracas of course is the Casa Natal & Museo Bolivar. We really enjoyed this.

1  Thank michael c
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Casa Natal de Bolívar, is the birthplace of Simón Bolívar the liberator and founding father of Venezuela and five other nations, a reveered figure in Latin America. The house was restored during XX century and has been kept in excellent shape ever since, a must...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

A must see visit in Caracas. The place is really rich in history. The maintenance is average. I recommend it.

1  Thank vicentequintero
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

As in any country you have to visit the museum and the Natal house of Simon Bolivar, this a place where you will see how our Libertador was and see some of his personnal things and the architectural and painting

1  Thank mcgmaryc
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

the very hostorical heart of Caracas, accessible by the tube (Metro) station Capitolio, you'll visit before a small house where Simon Bolivar stayed just in front of a trendy bar where you can enjoy a home made beer, and some meters after the house where...More

Thank jmm_nou
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

In downtown Caracas almost everything is ugly except for this place. The set up is good, the art is good and the building is in great conditions.

1  Thank Jocelyn L
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

Very nice, good location and helpful guides. After the Museo, take a cofee at Café Caracas, very good!

1  Thank EdgardC
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

It's a very interesting visit if you are into history, if you get a good guide you will learn lots about the history of this country and why they call it Republica Bolivariana. It's interesting to see the wealth El Libertador was born into and...More

1  Thank Norma7610
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

To be honest i didn't know anything about Simon Bolivar before i went to South America. I found this place fascinating. Lots of history to see and learn about. A great free place to go to if visiting Caracas, with another museum close by. As...More

1  Thank St_matty
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