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Museo Paleontologico de Elche

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A very informative couple of hours.

The Spanish excel with their museums and this was no exception. It's smaller than most, but it has... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
twowardspain
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Barbarroja, Spain
Small museum, but ideal for kids

Perfect trip for the whole family, especially on a rainy day. It's a small museum, but it's... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2018
ThomasMeuleman
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Ghent, Belgium
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Calle Sant Joan 3, 03203 Elche, Spain
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

The Spanish excel with their museums and this was no exception. It's smaller than most, but it has some very large exhibits, as one might expect and provides a good couple of hours' inspection for the enthusiast. The introductory video can be played in English...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank twowardspain
Reviewed April 28, 2018

Perfect trip for the whole family, especially on a rainy day. It's a small museum, but it's interactive and thanks to the fossils and dinosaurs kids will get a kick out of it too.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ThomasMeuleman
MUPE CIDARIS F, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Museo Paleontologico de Elche, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018
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Buenas tardes ThomasMeuleman! Muchísimas gracias por sus comentarios y por la visita.

Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

My 2nd visit with my 9 year old grandson. It was the highlight of his stay with us. It's very well set out with many notices in English. Lady on reception speaks good English and interacted very well with us. Video near reception is also...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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MUPE CIDARIS F, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Paleontologico de Elche, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018

Thank you so much for the comments. We wait for you soon. Greetings to the little paleontologist!

Reviewed October 3, 2015

We visited the Museum in a very hot day. It was an amazing couple of hours where you learn easily a lot about the paleontology of the place. It is very well explained and the children loved it.

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Alina S
Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

Very good little museum - my 9 year old loved it! Only downside was no English explanation of the exhibits, the lady on reception did not speak English either. Very reasonable entry - 8 euros for 3 adults, 2 children. Gift shop was priced excellently,...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank vikkiw997
Reviewed July 5, 2012 via mobile

Small, yet quite a good collection and reconstruction of items. Very informative ..worth a visit ! They also sell at a very nominal price some natural stones and fossils .

1  Thank Arindam G
Reviewed April 9, 2012

Small but well preserved museum. Very quiet when we visited and not sure it was really worth the 2 euros entrance fee..

Date of experience: March 2012
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Reviewed May 4, 2011

This is a great place to go with children - my 9 year old in particular loved it. It was easy to find - from the centre, head down alongside the river and it is well signposted. Its not a huge place, but it is...More

Date of experience: January 2011
3  Thank mumandgirl
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Barry B
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Dear Barry B, the museum on mondays is closed, sorry. We open from tuesday to sunday.
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