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Museo Antropologico P. Sebastian Englert

Tahai s/n, Isla de Pascua, Easter Island, Chile
+56 32 255 1020
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“small museum” (28 reviews)
“on display” (8 reviews)
Tahai s/n, Isla de Pascua, Easter Island, Chile
+56 32 255 1020
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Reviewed 7 September 2014

I liked to visit this museum. There's a very interesting map there that shows us something more not only about Easter Island but also about New Zealand and Hawaii. There's a relation among them about the first inhabitants of these islands. But many things concerning...More

1  Thank Ritadecassiagarcia
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Small museum , easy 15 mn walk from town along the seafront towards Tahai, then turn right inland - The museum is best value for money - charges only adults - 2 US dollars per person and free for students/children. Explanations in English and Spanish....More

2  Thank sierrab
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We spent about 2 hours in Museo Antropologico P. Sebastian Englert after 2 days of guided tours on Easter Island. The information and displays throughout the museum added greatly to what we had learned and seen during our tours. The museum is easy to maneuver,...More

1  Thank Shayne15
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Much of the museum is large posters of photos and information. Some smaller artifacts. Would love to have the posters in book form.

2  Thank Travelin360
Reviewed 24 June 2014

$2 or 1000 pesos entry, it is open 9.30-5.30pm weekdays, closed Mondays, closes early weekends at 12.30pm. Its a very small museum and is just north of Ahu Tahai in Hanga Roa. Labels are all in Spanish but you get given an English handbook. There...More

2  Thank Jolyon67
Reviewed 22 May 2014

The next day we got up earlier than the day before and went to the harbor again to try to see the fishermen and were successful! Saw two guys anyway. They were still in their wetsuits. They each held up two fish for us!! Back...More

3  Thank corsica411
Reviewed 21 May 2014

A nice place with rather few exhibits but quite a lot of interesting information. However, the only point of view present in the museum is the Polynesian one, with not a word said about possible South American influence.

1  Thank Alexey Z
Reviewed 13 May 2014

If you are on a short visit, don't bother with this museum. It does not really have a lot of stuff on display. I heard from some locals that some interesting things are stored, so if you happen to be on the island for the...More

1  Thank Phia31
Reviewed 28 February 2014

I did it the first day I arrived and really appreciated the information provided. It does explain a lot about the theses, history, and mysterious things on the island. It's a great basis when you head out to visit the Ahus and other sites and...More

1  Thank Luzifrau
Reviewed 25 February 2014

If you are about to explore Easter Island by yourself, I would highly recommend to start your exploration at The Father Sebastian Englert Anthropological Museum – Rapa Nui Museum. The museum is dedicated permanently to safeguard cultural heritage of Rapa Nui. Its exhibition is a...More

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