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Christopher Columbus' house is now a history museum, displaying several of his belongings, including his drawings, journals and a portrait.
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Calle Colon 1, 35001 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

According to all the reviews here I expected to see a lot of CC, but in reality there were only 2 books where it displayed handwritten notes of him - and even those 2 books were only facsimiles. There were 3 flags that were waived...More

Thank Miss123456789
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good fun for art and history freaks. Loved it , recommended for everyone. I could visit again and again

Thank bubbajak2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rather interesting exhibit, plenty to see, friendly staff and 2 funny parrots. It was nice to see what it used to be like, all the exhibits brought back

Thank Marlena B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is housed in an old building and includes interesting exhibition of Christopher Columbus’ voyages as well as some paintings and two friendly parrots ;-) The staff are really friendly, always ready to answer questions and offer advice. The museum is well laid out...More

Thank Marta K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We strolled in with our kids. My 4 year old usually considers museums a race to the finish. I have him 15m tops. I was surprised how much he enjoyed looking at the replicas of the ships, the nautical instruments, maps, indigenous artifacts, and even...More

Thank FamilyByTheBeach
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

My second visit to Casa de Colom and I loved them both. Lovely to learn more on how America was discovered, how people lived under sails few centuries ago and how the world was divided between Spain and Portugal (you can see Treaty of Tordesillas!)....More

Thank Piotr W
Reviewed 6 July 2018

The "Casa de Colon" Museum is set in a splendid old house in the historic Vegueta neighborhood of Las Palmas. In addition to Columbus' life and travel, there is a collection of old maps (of course copies) and an art gallery. This museum must not...More

Thank Sorin D
Reviewed 2 July 2018

worth stopping by, taking a look at the lovely details and read about the place. Well preserved state of colonial art

Thank Damian S
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Spent an interesting morning wandering around this place and throughly enjoyed the visit. It was extremely educational with 80% of exhibits having English explanations

Thank FaroMobo
Reviewed 28 June 2018

It's good attraction to stop by and spend some time. Trips made by Columbus are well described and mapped. Here you have good idea how he traveled and how many days he actually spend travelling. Worth a visit!

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Load the local moovit app and it will show you route for bus and walking. Tells you which stop to get on and the bus numbers and counts down the stops alerting you when to alight.
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I do not know about any hotels in the old town of Las Palmas and I do not know about any hotels which allow dogs to stay. There are many nice hotels and apartments on las Canteras beach, which is either an hour walk to the... More
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When you come out of the cruise terminal, beyond security keep walking straight ahead (there is an entrance of the muelle shopping centre on the right) and when the road goes round to the right there is a taxi rank just... More
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