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Centro de visitantes Telesforo Bravo

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An important part of any visit to La Orotava

Like other reviewers we found this place accidentally. The staff were very welcoming. The museum... read more

Reviewed February 16, 2018
NN1838
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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Lovely natural history museum and gardens. Great way to learn about the island before venturing... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2018
jrhfood
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Rochester, Minnesota
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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Calle Doctor Sixto Perera Gonzalez 25, 38300 La Orotava, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed February 16, 2018

Like other reviewers we found this place accidentally. The staff were very welcoming. The museum itself is well organised and had great information about the geography, geology, flora and fauna of Tenerife. At the end of the visit one of the staff members put on...More

2  Thank NN1838
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Well-laid-out museum with lots of info on the history, geography and ecology of the resources stand and the volcano. Free entry, and we easily spent a couple of hours here and in the neighbouring garden. Watch out for the opening hours though: they shut at...More

1  Thank ChrisBarnett
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Lovely natural history museum and gardens. Great way to learn about the island before venturing out! Staff were very helpful in setting up the English-language audio tour. We went on a Sunday morning and nearly had the place all to ourselves. Great vistas of Teide...More

Thank jrhfood
Reviewed January 5, 2018

I found this place accidentally, and the staff there welcomed me and provided a free audioguide in english. The museum itself is organized and had great information about the geography of Tenerife. At the end of the visit one of the staff members put on...More

Thank Janice J
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

The staff is very helpful and with lots of explinations on head. The visit is free of charge. There is an audio guide in English, which is also free. The videos and audio guide were very informative about the history, clima and ecosystem of Tenerife...More

Thank Andreea G
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

This center gives a very good idea of the island's geological, historical and cultural aspects. Everything is available in English with lots of multimedia, screens and videos!! The scenography is amazing and the staff welcoming!!! The entry is free !

Thank Laucraq
Reviewed May 21, 2017

The best explanation of the island of Tenerife is found here. The visitor center has English audio headphones that are free of charge. The staff were very helpful. The videos were very informative about the history and ecosystem around El Teide. Exhibitions about volcanic activity...More

1  Thank Ksodermark
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Was a really nice experience. Is a good way to start your trip. Is inspiring to go to all the nice viewing places on the island. Recomend to anyone.

Thank Aija P
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

the English audio guide great .we visited the museum in the end of our trip it was great closure. The museum is interactive with videos and really enhances how much the island is unique

Thank Rami L
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

A must visit for a good overview of the history of Tenerife. English audio guides available at no charge. Interactive exhibits are well designed, interesting, and highly informative. Good for kids!

Thank CallieSLC
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