• temporary-exhibitions

    Temporary exhibitions

    August 2016 – February 2017
    ‘Sailors of the past’ is the first temporary exhibition hosted by Terramar Museum. Fifteen historic photographs at the entrance of the museum will provide a glimpse into the fascinating maritime history of the ABC islands, from young Bonairean deckhands daringly diving from mast tops to burly dock workers moving heavy cargo at the Handelskade in Curacao and majestic three-masted clipper ships at anchor in Oranjestad, Aruba. The exhibition is made by the Bonaire Maritime Heritage Foundation, the organization responsible for the restoration of the Stormvogel, the last remaining sailing cargo ship from the region.
    • Night at the Museum

      Our first Night at the Museum was a great success! So on March 29, we will organize a second Night at the Museum! The night will include a lecture on the history of salt and slavery on Bonaire’s ‘Orange’ salt pan, followed by an archaeological artifact workshop. Drinks and snacks are included. The event will start at 7pm […]