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Museo de Esqueletologia

Open Now: 10:00 - 13:00, 15:30 - 19:00
Open today: 10:00 - 13:00, 15:30 - 19:00
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Nice small spot

If you are looking for somewhere that is quick and intriguing this is the place. It's small but the... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2014
Diana B
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Orlando, Florida, United States
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Very small, but fascinating

Happened to stumble upon this little bone museum today. Because it was so small, $2/person seemed a... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2013
VictoriaHamilton
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“Great place to learn”
9 Feb 2015
“bare bones museum”
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Bolivar 657 y Borrero, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

I went with my little sister (12) and even though it's a very little museum, it has a lot of interesting information and amazing bones of a lot of native species. Worth the price (not expensive).

Thank Ana_VelezF
Reviewed 9 February 2015

You have to look hard for this museum. It presents an interesting aspect of looking at the animals that live in Ecuador. $2.00 gets you in to a rather musty room, full of skeletons. I would rate it higher, but it is somewhat neglected. But...More

Thank Footsac
Reviewed 7 February 2015

We tried valiantly to find this museum. We had a new map of attractions from the tourism office, which shows this museum. However, in the neighborhood, we asked close to a dozen people who lived or was working in the area, but no one knew...More

1  Thank Ryan J
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

The place is very hard to find and wasn't open on our first visit but when went back there later to be greatly welcomed. The museum is very small and consist of 3 rooms where are well presented more than 120 squelettes. The information given...More

1  Thank NLegend
Reviewed 20 March 2014

THis was on the opposite side of the block from our hotel, and looked interesting, but it never seemed to be open. I went by 4 or 5 times during posted open hours, but never did get to see it. Too bad, it sounds very...More

1  Thank JohnP845
Reviewed 13 March 2014

If you are looking for somewhere that is quick and intriguing this is the place. It's small but the lady who was there made it more memorable and fun. I wish it was just a little bigger.

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 17 January 2014

This place was recommanded in my french travel guide. I was able to find it with the address in hand, but it is very easy to pass thru, as the add at the entrance is small and difficult to spot in this busy street. Also,...More

1  Thank Maria M
Reviewed 22 November 2013 via mobile

Happened to stumble upon this little bone museum today. Because it was so small, $2/person seemed a little high. But it was very fascinating! We even had a little guidance through the place. The guy answered a few of our questions. It doesn't take long...More

1  Thank VictoriaHamilton
Reviewed 18 November 2013

Mildly amusing and slightly macabre little museum of skeletons of native Ecuadorian fauna (+ a baby elephant). I'm a biologist, I found it interesting. $2 to get in - probably only a 20-30 minute visit though.

1  Thank kittyl48
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