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Good view of the volcano

It was real exciting to see the volcano up close. The lush greenery on one side and the ash... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
alexandrina55
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St. John's, Antigua
Visit the Observatory

A visit to the Observatory is a must on Montserrat. You'll be up high and have nice views of the... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
lithlith
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Michigan
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The Montserrat Volcano Observatory (MVO) located in Flemings, Salem. The Observatory is a colourful state-of- the art building equipped to monitor the volcano on a 24-hour basis. The Observatory is strategically positioned to view the volcano and...more
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We came here on part of a tour of the island. Learned a lot about the Interesting, yet tragic history of the territory. Very moving. I would recommend a random stop here or as part of a tour.

Thank ToonPatriot
Reviewed 21 May 2018

It was real exciting to see the volcano up close. The lush greenery on one side and the ash build-up from previous eruptions on the other side is a great phenonenon. Any visitor to Montserrat should visit the observatory. To

Thank alexandrina55
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The view from the observatory was breathtaking.. I could see the smouldering volcano that looks kind of serene due to the devastation it caused... the people have been re housed on the other side of the island at a beautiful place they have named lookout...

Thank juliefG1483VU
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

If you go Montserrat, take a trip to the Observatory. It is very small but well informed. There are various posters outlining volcanic activity in Montserrat as well as other Caribbean islands. You can watch a short video, that really brings to life the magnitude...More

Thank nattyduncan
Reviewed 10 April 2018

A visit to the Observatory is a must on Montserrat. You'll be up high and have nice views of the ocean, surrounding area and if the clouds let up of the volcano itself. You might even see some side vents steaming. Inside the observatory is...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

When we arrived they just finished the demonstration of the vulcano video and we'd have to wait for another hour for the next one so we didn't see much. We just took a photo of the vulcano and left.

Thank danikbp
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

If you want to learn about volcanoes and the impact the Soufriere Hills volcano had on the island of Montserrat check out the MVO. Highly educational!

Thank laanjo65
Reviewed 28 February 2018

They have a short film which is worth watching. Lots of video from the volcano eruptions, and displays of how the volcano was created.

Thank poisson54
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Great view of the volcano. We watched a 25 min home video of the history of Plymouth and the build up to the eruption. You can view photos and volcanic rocks. This would be a great place for anyone interested in volcano-logy

Thank nictaylor28
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

You get a good view of the volcano here. The twenty minute movie about the eruptions is well worth the trip up thehill. There is a small souvenir shop. They sell an excellent book of photos of the volcano which makes a great souvenir.

Thank Susan V
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