We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museo Historico Militar de Canarias

Closed today: Closed
Open today: Closed
Review Highlights
SO much to see, SO difficult to find the entrance.

This brilliant place is a MUST to visit for a variety of reasons but effecting entry is a... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
llanidloes999
,
Colwyn Bay
Worth a visit

Nice to come and see a bit of Spanish history only problem is a lot of the stuff is written in... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
harbog25
,
Tiptree, United Kingdom
Read all 195 reviews
200
All photos (200)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“his arm”(6 reviews)
“great museum”(3 reviews)
About
Closed today
Hours Today: Closed
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
21°
15°
Dec
20°
14°
Jan
20°
14°
Feb
Contact
Calle San Isidro 2, 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
Website
+34 922 29 85 57
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Santa Cruz de Tenerife
from US$2.90
More Info
Reviews (195)
Filter reviews
37 results
Traveller rating
21
13
3
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
21
13
3
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews military history his arm great museum learn something spanish history couple of hours santa cruz free parking worth a visit weapons nelson battle flags defeated helicopter display stories
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 37 reviews
Reviewed 31 October 2018

This brilliant place is a MUST to visit for a variety of reasons but effecting entry is a challenge! If you are going by bus from the main bus station (No. 910 going every few minutes) you get off the bus at the second stop...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank llanidloes999
Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your assessment, we try to improve so that next time your visit will be better.

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Nice to come and see a bit of Spanish history only problem is a lot of the stuff is written in Spanish

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank harbog25
Reviewed 18 June 2018

If your even only a bit interested in military stuff or history its worth a look. Especially as it's free! As someone else pointed out there isn't a great deal of info in English but a used my phone to translate anything I really wanted...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Carman2015
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Well, in my opinion this is one of the most interesting things you can do in Santa Cruz if you are keen on history. You will not notice that there is a museum unless someone tell you. Once inside you are breathing a part of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 485angelm
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We visited today and it is interesting. It really is a pity that almost every piece of information is written only in Spanish. I do not speak the lingo and missed much of interest.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank albertfredbloggs
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss this! Excellent in every way. Small, intimate with loads of stuff to see. Make sure to see the display of the battle off SAnta Cruz and listen to the narrative.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank norrimac
Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thanks for your opinion. We are at your service

Reviewed 9 October 2017

An absolute gem, so much to see inside and outside. We got a warm welcome from the soldiers that were on duty in and around the museum. There was a special section given over to Admiral Lord Nelson which was of special interest to us...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank AnnEandCharles
Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for your visit.

Reviewed 9 August 2017

It'a a free place to see boys with their military toys and it's got a great little lunch spot in the back where you can see retired military congregate and tell stories. It's a great, picturesque spot back there and the food is top-notch, all...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank HecSkisMiami
Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for your visit.

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

It's very interesting, they have many weapons, armors and other stuff. It it very interesting and you can learn something about tenerife history. The also have helicopters, cars and such outside and you can walk on the wall and have a really nice view!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ijek1234
Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for your visit

Reviewed 29 March 2017

ok ok so ex military man thought I go have a look, not on par with our British museum's but never the less very good and enjoyable if you stuck for time and something to do . I enjoyed in the end had a wee...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank chickenlegskirk
Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you very much . It has been a pleasure for the museum.

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 390 nearby hotels
Occidental Santa Cruz Contemporaneo
1,388 reviews
.30 miles away
Hotel Taburiente
748 reviews
.31 miles away
Iberostar Grand Mencey
2,159 reviews
.32 miles away
Hotel Nautico
116 reviews
.34 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6,089 nearby restaurants
La Oliva Del Toscal
204 reviews
.19 miles away
Restaurante La Posada
207 reviews
.14 miles away
La Santa
95 reviews
.11 miles away
Tasca La Tata
116 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,498 nearby attractions
Iglesia de San Francisco
118 reviews
.52 miles away
Rambla de Santa Cruz
270 reviews
.45 miles away
Parque Garcia Sanabria
234 reviews
.33 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
paulneal82
15 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Ventura Y | Property representative |
The museum and parking is free Thanks
2
Votes
Google Translation