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Very interesting history

Well, there are different events happening here. Depends on when you go. It changes. But it's very... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2016
drea45
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El Salvador
A place to visit at least once

I was disappointed as I expected it to have more samples of old Salvadorean coins and bills... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
HamiltonViajero
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Stoney Creek, Canada
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29 Nov 2018
“Small and rather disappointing”
8 Jul 2017
“A place to visit at least once”
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Reviewed 29 November 2018

This museum has very few exhibits in a very small space. Unless you're really interested in old currency (there is a downstairs exhibition devoted to El Salvador's old, pre-dollar currency), there are plenty of better things to do in and around Santa Ana

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Geoff-SW4
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I was disappointed as I expected it to have more samples of old Salvadorean coins and bills. Collection is very small, nevertheless interesting. It also had a photo exhibition of places in El Salvador that missed to mention the name of the places where they...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank HamiltonViajero
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Well, there are different events happening here. Depends on when you go. It changes. But it's very interesting to learn the history. Downstairs in the vault there are gold bars and the history of the money used.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank drea45
Reviewed 17 December 2012

During Santa Ana's Golden Age, the city was influential enough to have an office of the Banco Central de Reserva (Central Reserve Bank) of El Salvador. This museum is located in the former offices of the bank's branch. The underground vault showcases a small permanent...More

Date of experience: December 2012
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