The Mint

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Bogotá

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In La Candelaria, travelers can visit the site of the first gold coin mint in the Americas in 1621: the Mint, which houses the Bank of the Republic’s minted numismatic collection. Some 1,700 pieces, including most of the monetary units that have circulated in the territory of present day Colombia since the early seventeenth century, are exhibited here. 

NEARBY ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES

In Bogotá travelers have access to a range of entertainment that includes around 50 museums, plus fine dining, lively nightlife, and nearby nature reserves.