As a musician I was really excited to visit this museum in Ponce and was completely crushed when we arrived and it was closed for unknown reasons. The guard at the back shooed us away and shouted "Closed!" All information from the tourism office at Parque Bomberos said it was open. Sad to have missed this.
It was an experience in itself. Looking at Folk and Popular music, its interpreters and how the world has embraced our musical legends.
If you are interested in a few old string instruments and drums, in a few rooms, with no actual music involved, then this is the place for you! The architecture of the building is actually more interesting. At least it was free.
It's free & right of the square. But not air conditioned & not what you might expect from the title & size of the place. I was hoping for some kind of scene like live music, but we literally just wandered through the quiet, hot rooms looking at the various instruments & artworks.
Take the guided tour for free and walk around viewing different instruments. This stop is quick and easy on your... 更多