Museo del Canal Interoceánico de Panamá, Panama City (must see)
The museum displays information presented in both English and Spanish. You also have the choice of guides who can give you bilingual tours. Interesting information and items, such as historic documents, multimedia and interactive exhibits, mock-household exhibits featuring day-to-day life throughout the canal history, as well as a complete floor of century-old stamps and coins including the prominent Nicaraguan stamp illustrating the erupting volcano which was delivered to the U.S. senators in order to prevent them from opting to construct the canal in that country, are on display. If you are a history lover, this place is a definite must visit for you and for those curious about the Panama Canal history.
Opening hours: Tuesday - Sunday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Closed on Mondays.
This sight is featured in a self-guided walking tour of Panama City, Panama within the mobile app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" which can be downloaded from iTunes App Store or Google Play. Please download the app to your mobile phone or tablet for travel directions for visiting this sight. The app turns your mobile device to a personal tour guide and it works offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.
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