Out and About

Museums and Art Galleries

AFRO-ANTILLEAN MUSEUM OF PANAMA: Calle 24 and Justo Arosemena, Panama, 262-5348

CASA MUSEO DEL BANCO NACIONAL DE PANAMA: Calle 30, between Avenia Cuba and Justo Arosemena

DIGGERS MUSEUM: City of Knowledge, Panama, 317-0635

MUSEO ANTROPOLOGO REINA TORRES DE ARAUZ: Now in its new location in Curundu, 262-8338

MUSEO DE ARTE CONTEMPORANEO: Avenida de los Martires, Panama, 262-8012

MUSEO DEL CANAL INTEROCEANICO: Plaza Catedral Casco Viejo, Panama, 211-1649

MUSEO DE HISTORIA Y ARTE JOSE DE OBALDIA: Calle 6 Oeste, David, 775-7839

MUSEO DE LA BIODIVERSIDAD: Amador Causeway, Panama

MUSEO DE LA ESMERALDA: Plaza Catedral, Panama

MUSEO POSTAL Y TELEGRAFICO: Diagonal from the Don Bosco Church on Avenida Central, next to the post office, email

Shopping and Restaurants

Shopping Centers to visit while in Panama include:

  • Multiplaza Pacific Mall – 10 minutes from the venue - Mon-Sat 10am – 8pm
  • Multicentro Mall – 25 minutes from the venue – Mon-Sun 10am – 9pm
  • Albrook Mall – 45 minutes from the venue - Mon-Sun 10am – 8pm


Parrillada Jimmy - selected grill meat and seafood. The most extensive variety of entries in the Greek Cuisine

Don Patacón – Panamanian food – driving distance 10 minutes from the venue

La Jarana – Peruvian food – walking distance 5 minutes from the venue

Golden Unicorn – Asian food – walking distance 5 minutes from the venue

Segundo Muelle – Peruvian food – driving distance 15 minutes

Los Años Locos - Argentina food - walking distance 5 minutes

Alándaluz - Spanish food - walking distance 7 minutes

Tres Scalini - Italian Food - driving distance 20 minutes

Patagonia Grill - Argentina food - walking distance 10 minutes


The local weekend is Saturday and Sunday. Government ministries and departments are open Monday to Friday 9:00 to 16:00. Commercial offices tend to operate from Monday to Friday 8:00 to 17:00 and Saturday from 8:00 to 12:00.

For more information about Panama, please visit the Panama Tourism Authority Website or a Tourism Website