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Colchagua Museum

Av. Errazuriz 145, Santa Cruz, Chile
+56 72 282 1050
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Colchagua Valley Winery Day Trip from Santiago
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Av. Errazuriz 145, Santa Cruz, Chile
+56 72 282 1050
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing to find such a great museum in the heart of the Colchagua wine valley in Chile. A chance to see the history of Chile and the Americas with a very rich collection of amazing items. Well presented and organized is a place worth while...More

Thank Jose Rafael L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To find such a museum in this local is extraordinary. We were impressed by the collection, the scope, the explanations, and the layout. Audio guide was provided in english and spanish free with the price of admission. Historical and natural history, geology, jewelry, minerals, textiles...More

Thank SeanRafter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to this museum since 4 months. It was a really good experience where you get knowledge of culture of different countries but mostly oh Chilean history.You can visit the whole place in 4 hours, there's a restaurant in there or you can take...More

Thank Barbara Valenti... I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This regional museum has a very comprehensive collection including geology, pre-colonial history/culture, colonial history/culture and industrial items. Well worth a visit!

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of interesting information & displays- wish we had more time to enjoy all the museum had to offer. There was much to learn but we still learned a lot about the culture & area.

Thank Marie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The headlining exhibit here is El Gran Rescate (The Big Rescue), showing objects, photos and films related to the August 2010 rescue of the 33 miners trapped 700m underground in San José. Perhaps as interesting as the museum is the story of its founder, Carlos...More

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Before departing Santa Cruz, we took a few hours to check out the gigantic collection of cultural/historical items at this sprawling, beautiful - if a little odd - museum. Provided you can pull yourself away from wineries, take time to check in to learn a...More

Thank good_ants
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Spent already twice a full day in this museum and feel that I can go back again and still learn things !

Thank Pol C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We visit the museum and we were greatly surprised to see it's a very good place to go ! .. several rooms with a lot of artifacts and history ... it's a must see in the area !

Thank C V
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Museum did a good job in outlining the history of Chile from pre-Columbian to present day. Get the audio tour which is offered in multiple languages.

Thank johnjessop
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Joanna L
14 January 2017|
Response from Glencathra | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We didn't use an audio guide but it didn't really make much difference.