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Casa del Rey Moro African Museum

Open today: 10:30 - 19:00
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African history and more!

We went as a small group for a family reunion and Professor Chuck Ambers was on hand to give us the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Florissant, Missouri
via mobile
Interesting Place

This little museum is so packed with great items, from rare posters to rare coins and stamps... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Nancy B
San Diego, California
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2471 Congress St, San Diego, CA 92110-2820
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We went as a small group for a family reunion and Professor Chuck Ambers was on hand to give us the grand tour. He was very knowledgeable about African and African American history. We learned about African Latino history as well. He was very nice...More

Thank TracyR2004
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This little museum is so packed with great items, from rare posters to rare coins and stamps, sculptures, masks, special books, charts, African cloths, and photographs, that it really deserves a beautiful building, Balboa Park-style, to house it all. You have to go in realizing...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The owner of this museum was on hand to talk about the different things in his shop/museum. There were such nice items, and he does take proceeds to help elephants in Africa. I love that! It makes for a nice history lesson and shopping experience.

Thank KT702
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed listening and having a quick guide tour from the one of the owners of the Museum. I'm still amazed by the information and artefacts that this small place contain. Thank you for the great experience!

Thank Branka N
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We just happened to be strolling past in the heart of San Diego's Old Town when we came across this unique museum by chance. The thing that it most has going for it is its curator, Professor Chuck Ambers who is an entertaining expert in...More

Thank Elsie J
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This museum is independently owned with no outside funding and provides a wealth of information. It is close to the Old Town neighborhood, so its a great addition to leisure shopping and restaurants. The museum has one of the 100 buffalo soldiers statues ever made...More

3  Thank tireddriver
Reviewed 13 June 2013

I took a little walk off the main street after leaving the trolley ride. Excellent find and hope the trolley drivers will start to tell people about this treasure. Professor Chuck Ambers has much info to share about history most of us have never learned....More

1  Thank Darla L
Reviewed 5 October 2010

This was my first time going to this museum and i was amaze of how much you can learn about Latin-America , united state and Africa in 3 different rooms. Also the main thing that got my attention was that this museum is dedicated to...More

3  Thank chita619
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