In September 2017, Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage across the island. Many places closed for rebuilding. Frommer's recommends that vacationers check in advance with all businesses before traveling.

When you need a plan for a rainy day or the kids needs some pint-size entertainment, head straight to this newly renovated interactive museum that rambles throughout a centuries-old villa. It’s set on a shady plaza and easy to spot by the playful sculpture by Jorge Zeno out front. Inside, hands-on exhibits on nature, science, and health mix fun with education. Don’t miss the broadcast studio where families can create their own news reports, an arts and crafts workshop using recycled materials, and the rooftop play space.