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Address: Julio Verne 3784, Puerto Madryn, Argentina
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Very good and not expensive

I would have given this 5 stars had the cafe been open. Limited opening times and does vary depending on whether cruise ships are in so worth checking. It can be reached on foot... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Warlingham, United Kingdom

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Warlingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I would have given this 5 stars had the cafe been open. Limited opening times and does vary depending on whether cruise ships are in so worth checking. It can be reached on foot from the terminal (about 5km) along a good pretty flat road. The centre costs £9 approx to get in and offers a great insight into ocean... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Walked here from the city center. Overall a rather small museum but chic. Guide was nice. Not with the price.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Good place to visit if your are visiting Peninsula Valdes , gives a good overview of the natural history and geography of the area . Also good refreshments and toilets

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Went to this museum with my two young boys, aged 4 and 6. The museum is fairly new and has a beautiful view of the ocean. The museum is quite small but has a wonderful whale exhibit. You enter a darkish room and are made to feel as if you are in the ocean. You see whales swim by and... More 

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Shenzhen, China
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57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Nice, modern museum a ways out of town and a bit pricey for the few exhibits (Arg peso 190). Lots of information boards, many with English translations. Two good areas are the baleen curtains and the whale song room. We walked there along the coast and as it was raining and about 5 kms we got a taxi back (90... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent high speed WiFi! Not sure about this place, said it was closed on mondays and Tuesday but was open despite this. We didn't stay long.

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Elkhart, Indiana, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

It's not disappointing, just that we saw several other much better places. We really liked the sheep ranch and punta loma.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

The building has a very special location right in front of the sea. You can learn about the wildlife in the patagonian sea with pictures, videos and simulations. You can touch fake whale "beard" and actually see the whales just outside the museum backyard. Museum is not big, but worth the visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

This is a very good eco center in an exceptional setting on the cliffs looking out over the water. The exhibition is well organized and walks you through the importance of the ocean globally and locally, the logic behind how the currents work, and gives background on the local fauna. Outside there is a great deck with views that will... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

We took the advice of others and visited this museum before heading out to see wildlife and were not disappointed. Great exhibits. Our children loved it and especially the hall that simulates going inside a whale's mouth.

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