This recently reopened museum has a varied collection of Spanish artifacts, including colonial pottery, engravings, clothing and maps.
Houses Roberto Banchero’s personal collection of Charrúa stone tools, exhibits on indigenous history, and an amusing map upstairs...
Teatro Bastión del Carmen
Incorporating part of the city’s ancient fortifications, this theater and gallery complex hosts rotating art exhibits and periodic...
Colorful boards display the menu at this artsy resto-bar with its cavernous interior and tree- and umbrella-shaded riverfront terrace....
Puerto Viejo information
Colonia’s yacht harbor makes for a very pleasant stroll. The nearby Teatro Bastión del Carmen is a theater and gallery complex incorporating part of the city’s ancient fortifications. It hosts rotating art exhibits and periodic concerts.
A single UR$50 ticket covers admission to Colonia’s eight historical museums . All keep the same hours, but closing day varies by museum.