Museo Romantico BarranquillaThe Museo Romántico de Barranquilla is the best museum of the city helping you understand Barranquilla's history and culture.

The Museo Romántico is located in what was once the home of the U.S. consul. Despite its name, the museum is not about romantic items or stories, it is more  like a history book about the city or Colombia in general with items like Simón Bolívar’s letters or the Gabriel García Márquez typewritter.

There's a large section dedicated to the Carnaval with the costume of the very first Queen in 1918.

Painting Museo Romantico BarranquillaThe Museo Romántico is located on Carrera 54, No 59-199.

It opens from Monday to Friday from 9am to 11:30am and from 2:30pm to 5:30 pm.

Entry to the museum costs 5,000 per adult and 3,000 for kids and students.

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Barranquilla El Prado y BellavistaEl Prado is a nice walking area of Barranquilla allowing you to wander around beautiful mansions, gardens and wide boulevards. It is a Colombian heritage site with nice buildings from the early 20th century as designed in 1921 by the American brothers Karl and Robert Parrish.

Calle 72 is the main shopping street of El Prado and the place of some of the best Barranquilla restaurants.

Barranquilla El Prado y Bellavista=> Notice the Moorish and Islamic influenced buildings on Carrera 54

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