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    Visit: El Calafate Historical Interpretation Center, Brown Esquina Bonarelli zona de chacras, camino a laguna Nimez, El Calafate 9405 Argentina

    The visit to the Interpretation Center CALAFATE is an experience of immersion in the past, the articulator is the passage of time. In the two hours that you will use to visit the museum, the tools used as graphics, videos and bone montages will guide you to gain a better understanding of the Patagonian past.

    Know the true history of Southern Patagonia because knowing the history of the place enriches your trip.  During your tour you will learn interesting facts about the 100 million-year history featuring dinosaur skeletons and mega mammals that were unique in the area as well as the glacier process and ecological transformations of the Pleistocene that were part of the Tehuelche  culture.

    The museum is open everyday from 10:00am - 8:00pm.  Translation options are available in Spanish, French, English, Italian and Portuguese.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    El Calafate Historical Interpretation Center
    Departure Time
    Daily from 10:00am to 8:00pm
    Duration
    1h
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Entry/Admission - El Calafate Historical Interpretation Center
    Exclusions
    • The listed price does not include any parking fees, payable at the time of tour check-in.
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Snacks( available to purchase)
    • Coffee/tea(available to purchase)
    • Non-alcoholic beverages (available to purchase)
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • There is NO minimum age to experience this tour
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    About the operator
    By: El Calafate Historical Interpretation Center
    765 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Curiosity09475213093
    40
    Small but rich content
    We enjoyed it thoroughly! Yeah not shiny and new but I enjoyed the rich, detailed content. Price is right, and
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    ASmithPalmy
    London, United Kingdom
    2510
    Interesting museum
    Tucked down a quieter part of town this museum covers prehistoric through to modern times describing history
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    Gregboston9
    boston
    7119
    Great
    Interesting museum. Great for the people who like the Dino and also the real story of the natives. A place to go.
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    7SE3
    London, United Kingdom
    56761199
    Poor
    This is a small museum.Nothing special. If you have time and nothing to do you can visit.They give free mate after
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    Curious741284
    61
    Great little museum!
    This little museum gives a great overview if the patagonian history! We spent more than two hours exploring,
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    Vivienne w
    Kenilworth, United Kingdom
    7726
    Interesting little museum
    Receptionist didn't speak English but couldn't have been more helpful offering us a reduction on our entry price
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    sandradU9624HC
    354
    Hihgly educational
    This interpretation center is small, but well made. It has an overview of the history of the place, from dinosaurs
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    Nahit636
    Istanbul, Turkey
    15276
    Unique natural history museum!
    This museum is very small but includes very important dinosaurs fossils .You can see the fossils of dinosaurs who
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    Charlotte C
    San Diego, California
    6527
    Small but Kids Loved It
    This museum is small, but has some great exhibits that kids love. There is also a film on Patagonia's history and
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    Valmobabe
    Epsom, United Kingdom
    2634
    One of the best museums in Argentina
    A different sort of museum. A different approach to history. The palaeontology part was interesting. The giant
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    snapdecisions
    Ipswich, United Kingdom
    309192
    Little museum; quite interesting
    It is worth a visit if you have the time when in El Calafate. It is very small and quite interesting to see the
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    275franciscog
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    7619
    Excellent activity
    An excellent activity, informative and fun, it is worth the time. Childrens also will enjoy this, as much as teen
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    mfleury2017
    Sao Paulo, SP
    73
    The great escape...
    A wonderful little gem in the middle of El Calafate! A very resourceful place if you want to know a little about
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    Krisz081
    London, United Kingdom
    3322
    Worth a quick visit, but well overpriced for the scale
    This is a small museum, which attempts to cover a few really big topics, from paleogeography 500 million years ago
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    annelainea
    London, United Kingdom
    290106
    Not really worth it-only for dinosaur enthusiasts
    Small museum with a few fossil dinosaur skeletons and a couple of large extinct mammal fossils. Very few other
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