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A good museum, with aspirations to be great.

The museum is spacious, clean, and well appointed. The first two floors are, according to the... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Santiago, Chile
Interesting museum and preserve

Before or after lunch on the nearby Petermann brewery, this can be a great program for the whole... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
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“chilli”(6 reviews)
“artifacts”(3 reviews)
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Camino Internacional, Neltume 5210000, Chile
+56 63 267 2020
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

So it was OK. There were some interesting archaeological and mineral specimens but nothing spectacular. The view and the walk in the reserve are really nice.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jdprest
Reviewed 1 January 2018

The building is the most impressive part of this museum. It is housed inside an enormous dome with construction principles not unlike Montana Magica. The collection focuses on Mapuche culture, which was and is strong in this part of Chile. There is adequate information and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The museum is spacious, clean, and well appointed. The first two floors are, according to the gentleman that gave us a brief introduction, actually the bottom to floors of a to-be-completed museum. These are the only floors available for viewing. They display silverware from the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Before or after lunch on the nearby Petermann brewery, this can be a great program for the whole family. On the walk to the museum (about 15 minutes) there's wild boar and deer to be seen. The museum is a Hobbit-like building, where you can...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Annex_BR
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Is located on the Biological Reserve and is a must to visit if you speak Spanish, have a guide or have a translator. The Volcano Museum is uniquely designed five-story building. According to its web site, they offer tours beginning at the top the dome...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A bit out of the way but worth the effort. Part of a huge incomprehensible complex of hotel, breweries, Eco trails, spa. The facilities are expensive but not the museum. Past the town of Neltume and a few yards before the magic mountain hotel. Left...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank edmund c
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

I have to say my wife liked the views. I had a tougher time not being able to read everything well in spanish. Even with that it was worth the time to take a look. It would probaly take uou about an hour to 45...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Fairly nice museum to be in the middle of nowhere. I was somewhat disappointed that they wouldn't allow photographs.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Larrry And Kath... S
Reviewed 19 March 2016

After having seen the fantastic national museum of pre-columbian history in Santiago, this place feels like a storage room. For obscure reasons it is not allowed to make pictures. Inadequate description. Boring.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 28 February 2016

Museo de los Volcanes it has several, complete and interesting collections to be seen. Nice, clean and original building, with a magnific environment. Parking available.

Date of experience: February 2016
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