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Museo del Palmeral Huerto de San Placido

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Good museum

A good museum for understanding the history of the palm groves of Elche together with a good... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
MadalynH7
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Worth visiting for little money and beautiful surroundings

A lovely museum worth the visit with some explanations about the palms and outside there is the... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
sierrab
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london
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19 Apr 2018
“Good museum”
11 Apr 2018
“Worth visiting for little money and beautiful surroundings”
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Calle Porta de La Morera 12, 03203 Elche, Spain
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

A good museum for understanding the history of the palm groves of Elche together with a good agricultural demonstration of their use and an interesting demonstration of making decorative tributes from white palm.

1  Thank MadalynH7
Reviewed 11 April 2018

A lovely museum worth the visit with some explanations about the palms and outside there is the irrigation system in place as explained in the museum. I enjoyed watching and talking to the group of people weaving the palms in the little house on the...More

1  Thank sierrab
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The little tourist train stops here first so you have plenty of time to visit the museum and the famous 'Huerta del Cura' before being taken back into the centre of town. Was lucky enough to visit just prior to 'Domingo de Ramos' -Palm Sunday...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2016

A good introduction to the the great oasis of Palm trees, their history and provenance. No one knows for sure though.

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Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

This little museum explains how the palm groves came to be, what they mean to the area and how they are used. It contains numerous intricate sculptures from white palms that are a sight to behold. The museum has all information in English and at...More

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