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Museo Arqueologico de La Gomera

Calle Torres Padilla 8 | (Plaza de la Iglesia de La Asunción), 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
+34 922 14 15 86
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Great little museum - full of information

..... and free too. It’s not big - you can look round it in 45 minutes or less - but it’s full of... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
amdgriggs
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Nothing much to see

This is a nice old building in a central position but other than information boards with pictures... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Janet S
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Calle Torres Padilla 8 | (Plaza de la Iglesia de La Asunción), 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

..... and free too. It’s not big - you can look round it in 45 minutes or less - but it’s full of lots of information in Spanish and in English about life on La Gomera over the past 2500 years, the islanders’ customs and...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is a nice old building in a central position but other than information boards with pictures there is nothing much to see. the island is full of history so it would have been nice to have seen part of it in real life objects...More

Thank Janet S
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Although I'd been to the Canaries before, it was only when I came here that I began to find out anything about the background and history of the islands. It's brilliant - really thought provoking. OK, some of things I learned through talking with one...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2016

It is very nice and interesting to see the old history of this wonderful island. You get to know about the old population before the Spaniards arrived.

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Nice exhibition well worth calling in to have a look at but we did go 3 times before we found it open so not sure what the rules on opening times are

Thank swift314
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Reviewed 12 March 2016

This is a small museum in a lovely building. It has original artifacts, images and reconstructions explaining the history of settlement in La Gomera by the Berbers and then by the Spanish. A lot of the information is given on panels in English, although I...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Quiet interesting place, for sure because La Gomera does not has much historical places. It's a very small Island. But sad, very sad no flyers or any other informatión provided by the townhall. The employees must take black-white copies from a leaflet witch probabely use...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2015

This is a very small museum with a small collection of artifacts and displays. It was interesting and added a piece to the puzzle if you have travelled around much of La Gomera. I wanted it to offer more and I believe they will over...More

Thank Heather747
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Reviewed 4 January 2015

A truely splendid little museum with fine texts in English and placed in the most fantastic old canarian Building - take your time and enjoy it

Thank Jette A
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Reviewed 22 November 2014

We hired an car and droved around La Gomera and ended here. The place have a lot to look at if You are intrested in history and arceology. You can at the end of the tour even buy genuin La Gomera things and we came...More

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