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Museo de la Evolucion Humana

Paseo Sierra de Atapuerca s/n, 09002 Burgos, Spain
+34 947 25 71 03
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Good educational fun

The museum is more geared to teaching about evolution than displaying artifacts, but it does so in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
gozer87
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BELLEVUE
Fascinating

Very quiet museum but deserves to be busier, if you have any interest in science, archeology or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
docdoyer
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Paseo Sierra de Atapuerca s/n, 09002 Burgos, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The museum is more geared to teaching about evolution than displaying artifacts, but it does so in an engaging manner. There are interactive displays about archaeological digs and science. Free entry to the Burgos Museum comes with your ticket.

Thank gozer87
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very quiet museum but deserves to be busier, if you have any interest in science, archeology or evolution then this is the place to come, great exhibits, modern displays, plenty of interaction for children ( I would recommend 8+) most explanations in Spanish and English....More

Thank docdoyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the museum and found it very interesting and informative and a must visit when in Burgos and surprisingly inexpensive €12 for two.

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The architecture of this modern building is impressive. I'm so relieved that I went by myself instead of taking my 13 year old daughter, because it's very boring for children inside. I love museums and this is not a museum. The exhibits are displayed like...More

Thank Fernweh-Wanderlust
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Focused on the extraordinary anthropological finds from the local region, this museum takes you through the science of human evolution - including the history of that science. So, as well as the Spanish caves in which the discoveries were made, you'll find yourself in Darwin's...More

Thank mike_registrar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum was really interesting, we were there for 3 hours and viewed everything exhibited. Definitely recommend!

Thank Saskaaaa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This new museum is huge. It is best to visit Atapuerca excavations beforehand if possible. Good interactive stuff for kids too. Staff are very friendly and helpful.

Thank tommywelltravelled
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A big empty box. It seems like they don't know how occupy the space. The cost of the district Was about 70.000.000 of euros and there are only audioguide in spanish and english. No other language! The panel too were in two languages. I think...More

1  Thank SEVERINO B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We had been looking forward to this museum as we had read a lot about Atapuerca and the significance of the find. Besides the excellent exhibits (in English and Spanish) describing the findings of earliest evidence of humans in western Europe, the entire museum provides...More

Thank wpack
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We only had an hour to explore this impressive museum. The kids loved the interactive exhibits and we were impressed by the creativity of the exhibition as well as the content. Highly recommend if you are in Burgos.

Thank Melanie S
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