You are very welcomed to join our weekly
meetings, every Saturday at 3PM (local time) in the premises
of the National Museum of Anthropology (MUNA) in San Salvador. The
meetings are characterized by the informal exchange of material
and information between our members.
MUNA is located at Avenida Revolución, Col.
San Benito, in front of the Centro Internacional de Ferias
y Convenciones (CIFCO). It
is the largest museum in El Salvador, with a history of more
than 100 years and has an extensive collection of Pre-Columbian
artifacts and ethnographic material. The
Salvadorian philatelic gallery is also part of the museum.
hold at least one auction during the year, giving our members
the opportunity to buy rare stamps, covers, etc.
we organize the National Philatelic Exhibition, EXFILNA
(Exposición Filatelica Nacional) or a Stampshow to promote
philately and add new members.
Salvadorian Philatelist Day. In
San Salvador, we celebrate every January 5th the Salvadorian
Philatelist Day with activities such meetings, dinners,
On-line Benefits for
To continue promoting the philately of El
Salvador both locally and abroad, AFISAL offers the following
on-line services and benefits to members:
El Salvador Philatelist
On-line. Our award-winning quarterly on-line
journal is available in the Members section of this website. A sample issue is available for download .
abroad can place absent bids for the auctions held in San
New Issues Service. Collectors
interested in new issues from El Salvador will be able
to obtain them from the Society at face value plus a commission
for the service.
Salvador Philately & Postal History Sources. A
repository of information that includes a bibliography
of Salvadorian philately articles and postal history
documents, Postal Guides, etc.
All of these services are available in the
Members section of this website.
El Salvador Album Pages. Downloadable
album pages for Salvadorian stamps.