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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very small and uninspiring even if they did the explanations of what you were seeing in English. Unlike the Research Center on Santa Cruz which was outstanding. Give it a miss unless you’re really curious and have a good understanding of the Spanish language

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 8 September 2019

The center is a short easy walk from the city. In the center you will learn a lot about the islands and how the people are working to both understand the significance of the environment as well as solutions. Many graphic displays show the history...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank bobriddle48
Reviewed 2 September 2019

you can visit Playa Mann + Interpretation Center + Playa Carola + Tijeretas all together, the trail starting from the interpretation center is very nicely marked, easy to walk, even for small kids, prepare enough water.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 26 August 2019 via mobile

I really enjoyed our walk it was about 3 km, and had great views. we spent a couple hours there including sitting on the beach. We saw frigate birds and sea lions. Interesting landscapes.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank msdry
Reviewed 14 August 2019

At first I didn't understand why our bed and breakfast host kept urging us to go. Don't judge it by its name. The center is like a mini museum with information and history about all the islands. Very informative. We appreciated learning about the history...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Cyn M
Reviewed 12 August 2019 via mobile

When we went it was a big empty room with a cactus...nothing else at all. There were a few signs with minimal information on the walls. That was it. Maybe we went on the wrong day?

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank SaraBPasquini
Reviewed 27 July 2019

We visited this center on the first day of our cruise and it provided a good introduction of what was to come. Enjoy the displays and the views.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Robert D
Reviewed 16 July 2019

This place shares information about how the islands were discovered and how this island developed and the issues it dealt and continues to deal with. Lots of information in English!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Inagadadavida
Reviewed 14 July 2019 via mobile

Took a taxi out ($1.50 USD) and walked back. Great center to understand the history of the Galapagos and the challenges they are facing. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank RaeRaeC
Reviewed 9 July 2019 via mobile

Came up here because it’s the only geocache on the island. Great walk from our hotel. The area is well maintained and there is some amazing views. It was nice to get out and away from the town and see some nature.

Date of experience: July 2019
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