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Ancestral Goa

Loutolim, India
91 832 777034
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Reviewed February 15, 2016

This attraction point is in south goa. The residence of one the then portugeese lawyer has been converted to a museum showing the ancient portugeese culture. Day to day useable items are preserved and displayed for the tourists. Entry ticket is overpriced . Not very...More

Thank Hari9610
Reviewed January 15, 2016 via mobile

Ancestral Goa visit consists of two places- first the ancient Portugal House and other, second is Big Foot Meuseum. First one is better, the objects used by ancient portugal people such as kerosene operated refrigerator, big pots for sugar stocking, sea shell made windows, dining...More

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Reviewed December 27, 2015

Ancestral Goa Museum is Situated in Loutolim, Goa which is 9-10 km from Margao, Goa. It is a first of its kind ‘Open-Air’ Museum in Goa, spread over 9 acres of land on a hillock. Also known as Big foot museum showcases goa's history and...More

Thank Waman_Parulekar
Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

This place gives you the idea of ancestral Goa. How people used to live ,festivals of Goa , traditions ,culture etc. Big foot as usually known is located in loutolim Goa and is afavourite destination for tourists vising Goa. Take some time and visit this...More

Thank Shubham S
Reviewed December 14, 2015

Locally also known as "Bigfoot", this is a well conceptualised spot which recreates the histroy of Goa from the mythical to the colonial times. Entry is regulated according to the narration language, so the crowd managment is adequate. The only problem is that the signage...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2015

I am tempted to be a bit cheeky with my comments about Big Foot and the nearby manor house. It is a throw-back to interactive attractions that I last experienced in York, in 1976. But do you know what, fair play it was a good...More

Thank MStJB
Reviewed September 15, 2015

This is the place in goa ,we came know howand when the vasco da gama landed in india. typical goan culture was recreated in the muesium. it is worth seeing this place for tourists.

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Reviewed September 7, 2015

It was good experience to learn about Goa culture in Big Foot museum. Cameras charges not taken from us as we were in group. Good audio explanatory spots, new additions also. Good place to visit.

Thank jagtap_mangesh2
Reviewed August 28, 2015

This is one of the 4 houses/families that were important during the Portugese era. It's a combination of the museum and a house of the 1950's. It has been maintained so that it has its touristy charm. For people interested in the history of the...More

Thank Abhishek J
Reviewed August 13, 2015

from the ancestral goa, we can come to know a lot about the old goan culture. there are lots and lots to see inside and thus it takes lot of time to see all the areas. car parking facility is available, but it's not so...More

1  Thank karthicksudarsan
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