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Military Museum of Colombia

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The Military Museum traces more than 2 centuries of the History of Colombia's Military Forces, Army, Navy and Air Force.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Calle 10 # 4-92, Bogota 111711, Colombia
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+57 1 2812548
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

The museum may not look large but it is packed with fascinating objects from guns, swords, bombs and others of all antiquities as well as parts of ships and planes. There is a full helicopter, tank and boat as well as portraits, busts and historical...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 30 October 2018

I visited the Military Museum on my last afternoon in Bogota. I originally wanted to go to the Museum of Modern Art but it was closed. I was wandering around the museum when I was approached by a soldier named Moreno. He spent nearly 2...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Playabunny
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

New family took me to see this historic place. Was initially bet by a military General who greeted me in English. Explained the history and the areas of the building and where exhibits were located. Great place to visit if you like military history.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank sackett107
Reviewed 17 June 2018

We met a wonderful guide here, a soldier, who spoke excellent English and told some great stories about the history of the Colombian military and of Bogota itself. I really liked it, and the folks that staff it are just fantastic. Definitely worth a stop!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank nmnewman1
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience at the military museum in Bogotá. Lots of history which we were lucky to have explained to us by Dominguez, an active member of the military police. Definitely worth a visit!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank SophCurrie
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We came across the Military Museum randomly while walking through La Candelaria and decided to stop in. We were greeted by one guy who spoke very good English and he told us a bunch of very interesting stories and information about Colombia’s military. He was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Emma M
Reviewed 22 May 2018

4 of us Gringos were doing a little bit of sightseeing in Bogota. We stumbled across the Military Museum. None of us are big museum buffs, but it was free so we decided to give it a try. Best decision of the trip!!! There was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Excelent museum displaying both old and new military tecnology used by colombian armed forces. Explanations in both spanish and english.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank agnowosad
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Captain Mr Dominguez is one of the most excellent expert in military history! he spent two hours guiding me and my family inside the museum. Thanks, Captain!

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Paolo L
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We went there with friends and we loved. The guns are so interesting it should visit for tourists of bogota

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 436sel_ukk
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