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Pieces of eight

What a wonderful collection of bits an pieces which have been recovered from the shipwrecks of the... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2014
David R
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Montevideo, Uruguay
via mobile
AVERAGE

We were invited by a friend who knows the owner...therefore we did not have to pay the $100 pesos... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2014
AMISTAD144
,
Chino Hills, California
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Sep 2, 2016
“It´s gone, but soon there´s going to be a re opening”
Jun 10, 2015
“Low budget museams and outdated”
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Calle de los Argentinos y Roger Balet, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
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Reviewed September 2, 2016

This museum, has closed their doors, but the diver is just looking for another shipwrack near Colonia´s coast. As soon as he briings up some of the treasures, he will open a brand new museum next to the BIT and port. You can already see...More

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Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

This was a very low budget attraction, some of the props were made of cardboard, most were toys, and some even the wrappers from chocolate gold coins. Fun for small children, but not many more people.

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Reviewed March 2, 2015

For such a rich history of shipwrecks as the one of the coasts of Uruguay, this museum, founded by the most prolific treasure hunters of this waters, is quite poor. Not one interesting or different piece in sight, only cannons, some vases and not much...More

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Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

What a wonderful collection of bits an pieces which have been recovered from the shipwrecks of the River Plate. The accompanying informative posters are extremely well researched an provide the visitor with answers to all of the questions that they might have. This is a...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2014

We were invited by a friend who knows the owner...therefore we did not have to pay the $100 pesos for each ticket, that I personally believe is a little bit expensive for what you see inside the museum. The highlight for us was to spend...More

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