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Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino

Av. del Libertador, sin numero | Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino, Santa Marta, Colombia
+57 5 4331021
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This final home of Simon Bolivar contains a museum housing works of art from countries he helped liberate.
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Av. del Libertador, sin numero | Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino, Santa Marta, Colombia
+57 5 4331021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place , apart from being so important historically as the last place for Bolivar, is amazing as it takes you back in time as one wonders about life in "those days". Nowadays a " Botanic Garden " well taken care. Worth visiting the Art...More

Thank Marta F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place where Simón Bolívar (the one who fought for Colombia's independence) died. It used to be an extensive farm, but now there's only the main buildings. The colonial style makes you feel like going back in time. The place also has a...More

Thank JuanRamirezC
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This was the last resting place of Simon Bolivar. The historical importance of this place is well-explained by the guides. Keep your eyes peeled for iguanas. There are lots to see here.

Thank angusmallorca
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino is beautiful and very informative. The history is fascinating and the grounds are extremely well maintained. I traveled with my 94 year old father who was a history teacher and he enjoyed the tour, but unfortunately couldn't do all the...More

Thank mmkerrick
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Very nice historical place. We loved the tour guide offered at the place. High Schoolers very well prepared and offered a nice walk full of history. Gardens so well maintained. Nice place for a walk.

Thank dianagisell
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This is the place where Simon Bolivar died. It is beautifully preserved and you can see the living conditions people lived in back then. Furthermore, there are signs in the place that will guide you in each room to know its significance. Beware of tours...More

Thank Swright_7373
Reviewed 1 June 2017

If you have traveled anywhere in South America you will know who Simon Bolivar is! Amazing place filled with pieces of history and stories. You can get a tour but is not necessary. The gallery inside also has great art. Take a taxi here, it...More

Thank thecanadiano
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This was a part of a ship's tour. It was the highlight to see how people lived during the times of the reunification in South America. A nice tribute to Simon Bolivar as well since he did in this place in 1830

Thank DERtravels
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Fascinating history of Simon Bolivar who died here, but much quipment missing, restoration average, though the residence and furniture quite accurate as to the era

Thank skihorse
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Walking around an observe the historic about the life of the past. You can walk trough the buildings with nice paintings and furniture. The gardens ,flora and fauna is fantastic.

Thank ClassicStrider
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Response from Lssah2013 | Reviewed this property |
It's a museum and art gallery mate. If you are looking for a good hostel that is fairly close to this place then try the Drop Bear Hostel. It is a good hostel, great staff and good location. The owner Gabriel will give you... More