Bolívar Museum (Calle 3, Old Institute Bolivar, in front of the Plaza Bolivar, Panama City) – located in the Casco Viejo section of Panama City, this small museum was set up in honor of the Simón Bolivar, who liberated many Latin countries from Spanish royal rule in the early 1800s. There is also material on Panama’s political history. A replica of the Liberator Simón Bolívar’s gala sword is also shown. The original sword, currently situated in the Central Bank of Caracas, Venezuela, was totally made of 18k gold and contained 1,374 diamonds. This historic jewel was given to Simón Bolívar by the Municipality of Lima, Perú in 1825 as a true tribute on his victory at Ayacucho Battle. Admission: US$1. Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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