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Reviewed July 27, 2019

The Chileans have brought one of the statues from Easter Island and placed it in Vina del Mar for those of us who are unfortunately not able to make the 3,000 mile trip to Easter Island. Seeing Moai will either satisfy your curiosity, or wet...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2019

Great opportunity to see a real Moai if not going to Easter Island. The Museum is small and interesting, with lots of information on Rapa Nui culture. Check for guided tour hours.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Juliana K
Reviewed May 26, 2019

This Moai is a smaller one - only about 5' tall where the average size of the monoliths on Easter Island is about 13' tall and weighing 14 tons. What he lacks in stature this guy makes up for in presence - the awe of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank FarFlungStarling
Reviewed May 3, 2019

As I'm sure I won't make it to Rapa Nui any time soon, it was awesome to see a Maoi in person. We took some photos and read about its journey to Vina. Highly suggest seeing it if you're around the area.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank LindseyA395
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

Great place to visit with the kids. There are a lot of educational things inside on Chile, animals, and insects.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jennypitts
Reviewed February 17, 2019

While staying in Santiago a few days, I booked an all day tour to Valparaiso and Viña del Mar. Unfortunately, all museums are closed on Mondays. nevertheless, The Funk Museum had one of its Moai's outside for us to enjoy. Ususualy the outside is a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

This statue was brought in from Easter Island. It is extremely interesting. It is fun to take pictures standing by this statue. It makes you wonder about its original creators. It also entices people to want to visit Easter Island.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ecuadorjocelyn
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Just like the title indicates, this is a nice photo op. Tou can have a pic taken next to a real Rapanui moai and then visit the Fonk Museum.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mar C
Reviewed February 4, 2019

We visited this actual Moai, from Easter Island, outside Museo Fonck as part of an awesome tour with HecTour Service. It just takes a minute to stop and see this guy and take a picture. This amazing artifact arguably should be returned to Easter Island,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SarahTSears
Reviewed January 21, 2019

If you only stop by to take a photo in front of the Moai, you are doing yourself a disservice. The Fonck Museum is excellent. The Easter Island and Chilean Indigenous cultures exhibits are fascinating and informative and the natural history exhibits on the second...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from ashish p | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Sorry I have not been to Easter island. What I read about them was its a good 4-5 hours flight with decent pricing and since it was 4 of us, it would have been decent budget hit just to see one thing. Hotels there... More
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