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Museo del Canal Interoceanico de Panama: Tours & Tickets

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Opened in 1997, this history museum chronicles the planning, construction and present-day operation of Panama's landmark canal.
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Avenida Central | Plaza de la Independencia. San Felipe, Panama City 0816, Panama
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I was disappointed. English captions were rare. I had read the book “Pathway Between The Seas” (five stars) and was excited to see what the museum might offer from this period of history. As it turns out the photos in the book and UTube did a much better job of showing what
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If your Spanish is really good and you have an intense interest in the early history of the Canal construction, then this a great museum for you. But if those two conditions don't apply, you are better off going straight to the Miraflores Visitor Center by the Canal. This one
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We enjoyed this Museum even as English speakers. The first floor offered English information and the upper floors were in Spanish only for the most part. As we were in a Spanish speaking country I appreciated what was offered in English. Thank you!
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The only information in English was for the new section of the canal. The early history was only in Spanish. Disappointed
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The museum was well put together and interesting as far as I could understand. There was limited English translation, which was a big negative. I would have loved more. Mostly just Spanish.
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