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Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio

Avenida Fontana 140, Trelew, Argentina
+54 280 443-2100
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  • Average7%
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“small museum” (6 reviews)
“an hour” (4 reviews)
Avenida Fontana 140, Trelew, Argentina
+54 280 443-2100
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Visited recently with a group Teithiau Tango from Wales. An interesting explanation of all displays by a weel informed guide. Amazing facts to take in. Excellent visit.

Thank CYMRO73
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We could have spent many more hours here, unfortunately we were on a shore excursion so time was limited. The staff made the museum come alive and it was so well presented. Great to be able to touch so many of the fossils and also...More

Thank Mon55
Reviewed 12 March 2017

If you enjoy History and Dinosaurs this is a great Tour. The displays are very well done and documented. It's amaizing what a few thousand years have done in this area, takes climate change to a whole new scale. Make you realize just how little...More

Thank DonDory
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Came here on a Princess cruise land tour. As a geologist, I was already aware of the record-setting dinosaurs discovered in Patagonia by museum staff, and visiting the museum was a no-brainer. I was not disappointed! This is a modern, relatively small museum in a...More

1  Thank TX2OBX
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

very informative and carefully arranged exhibition of skeletons. bones to touch and even huge window to the laboratory where one can watch how the scientists work.

Thank sindu1980
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This is one thing you definitely should see in Trelew! The paleontology museum is a very high quality exhibition. You can do the whole visit within an hour...

Thank ivok125
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This is a great museum to view the prehistoric life. The one disadvantage is that there is no English translation. I realize that Spanish is the language displayed and so it should be. What I would like to see is headsets with English or other...More

Thank helloactive
Reviewed 4 December 2016

When our concierge suggested we stop in this museum on a city tour of Trelew and surrounding sites, we were apprehensive. After all, Trelew is not exactly a booming metropolis. However, to our surprise, it was a very pleasant hour. Yes, hour. This is not...More

1  Thank aliceann1
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Because our flight was delayed for two days (!) we had some time to kill. My husband reallllly wanted to go to this museum because: dinosaurs!! A nice lady from the front desk told us a little bit about the exhibition. She informed us that...More

1  Thank yentel93
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We stopped off here on the way back from watching the penguins at Punta Tombo. The museum is small and took us about an hour to walk through. The displays are impressive and the museum is well laid out.

Thank Lawrence J
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