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Casa de Colon

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Christopher Columbus' house is now a history museum, displaying several of his belongings, including his drawings, journals and a portrait.
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Calle Colon 1, 35001 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 31 23 73
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Been before and decided to include in the holiday with my 18 year old as I'd found it interesting the first time. She enjoyed it too. Its not too demanding, is very informative about then discovery of America and students were cheaper so it was...More

Thank Pammalena
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked through the house and it was pretty good. Lots of information and history in this home. The thought that Christopher Columbus walked through the same rooms I was walking was emotional. Didn’t visited upstairs or the downstairs myself but my husband did and he...More

Thank Marta G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good worth the €4. Good paintings and building to look at the netted roof I do dered what it was for then heard the srill of 2 massive macors(parrots).

Thank compact90
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice museum with a few nice things to look at, showing the history of the island etc. Friendly place with nice staff. The cathedral is nearby too for a nice climb to the top of the tower.

Thank shamus67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good variety of interesting exhibits in a beautiful old house, with macaws to keep the kids happy!

Thank Jenny G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The entrance fee is 4 Euro and it’s well worth it. The building is incredible and the illustrations of Columbus’ voyages are very interesting. I would recommend it if you have some time to spare. I enjoyed the visit.

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

According to all the reviews here I expected to see a lot of CC, but in reality there were only 2 books where it displayed handwritten notes of him - and even those 2 books were only facsimiles. There were 3 flags that were waived...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Good fun for art and history freaks. Loved it , recommended for everyone. I could visit again and again

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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Rather interesting exhibit, plenty to see, friendly staff and 2 funny parrots. It was nice to see what it used to be like, all the exhibits brought back

Thank Marlena B
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

The museum is housed in an old building and includes interesting exhibition of Christopher Columbus’ voyages as well as some paintings and two friendly parrots ;-) The staff are really friendly, always ready to answer questions and offer advice. The museum is well laid out...More

Thank Marta K
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26 March 2018|
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Response from michael g | Reviewed this property |
Load the local moovit app and it will show you route for bus and walking. Tells you which stop to get on and the bus numbers and counts down the stops alerting you when to alight.
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Response from Tessa2011-9 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know about any hotels in the old town of Las Palmas and I do not know about any hotels which allow dogs to stay. There are many nice hotels and apartments on las Canteras beach, which is either an hour walk to the... More
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Response from 415katew | Reviewed this property |
When you come out of the cruise terminal, beyond security keep walking straight ahead (there is an entrance of the muelle shopping centre on the right) and when the road goes round to the right there is a taxi rank just... More