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Volcano House - Museo Vulcanologico dell'Etna

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Etna and Museo Vulcanologico visit

What a hidden gem. Not only is this a really interesting place to visit, with a great deal of... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018
William P
Bolton, United Kingdom

Nice gather if information about volcanos in the world and particularly Etna. Very cute and... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2017
Librizzi (ME)
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  • Average2%
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Apr 20, 2018
“Etna and Museo Vulcanologico visit”
Mar 5, 2017
“Interesting ”
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Reviewed April 20, 2018

What a hidden gem. Not only is this a really interesting place to visit, with a great deal of information about Etna and its many eruptions. Photos, models and a great deal of TV footage, along with an interesting guide. The restaurant is brilliant. Fabulous...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Nice gather if information about volcanos in the world and particularly Etna. Very cute and prepared 21 yo guide English speaking.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for an hour and received a fantastic guided tour - mainly on general history of eruption and some educational material and interesting lava specimens. The Etna guidebook is a must before your trip up Etna.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 3, 2016

We spent about 90 minutes here on our way back from Mt Etna itself, and really learned a lot from the experience. The displays outline the geology, eruption history and social impact of Mt Etna on local Sicilian communities - they are well presented, very...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Johnfbk
Reviewed October 19, 2015

This Educational and interesting museum really made the trip to Mount Etna more meaningful. We were guided through the museum by a young woman who spoke very good English and really knew the science. There was archival footage of eruptions at Etna. We were impressed....More

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank SydneyKath
Reviewed September 4, 2015

This was a really interesting museum and i recommend you go before the trip to Etna as it will enrich this experience. A well informed and thought out tour with a guy who's clearly doing a PhD in this area. We were enthralled and very...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank zachari2015
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