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Glaciarium

Camino al Glaciar Perito Moreno a 6 km de El Calafate, El Calafate, Argentina
+54 2902 49-7912
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El Calafate Glaciarium Entrance Ticket with Shuttle Bus from El Calafate
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Perito Moreno Glacier with Boat Ride Option and Glaciarium
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GLACIARIUM is a modern interpretive galciological centre, and one of the few Glacier Museums in the world. The understanding of glaciers and environmental awareness are our main subjects.The exhibits include models, dioramas, photographs, screens, interactive representations, a 3D documentary, and other modern resources that provide an enriching experience.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“free shuttle” (37 reviews)
“climate change” (14 reviews)
“nice museum” (18 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Camino al Glaciar Perito Moreno a 6 km de El Calafate, El Calafate, Argentina
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+54 2902 49-7912
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"free shuttle"
in 37 reviews
"climate change"
in 14 reviews
"nice museum"
in 18 reviews
"every hour"
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"great place to learn"
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"worth a visit"
in 19 reviews
"bar downstairs"
in 6 reviews
"all you can drink"
in 7 reviews
"glacier museum"
in 9 reviews
"global warming"
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"interesting information"
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"town centre"
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"couple of hours"
in 13 reviews
"entry fee"
in 5 reviews
"ice field"
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"santa cruz"
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"two hours"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spend time watching all videos and most of all the tape of the 2014 major cave collapse. And, make sure that you have time to visit the "ICE BAR" for a small entrance fee where beverages (alcoholic and not) are served unlimited. EVERYTHING is made...More

Thank Mariana R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum of Glaciers is nothing much.If you have time and nothing to do visit.Nothing special. You can give it a miss.

Thank SE s
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What do we really know about ice and glaciers? Well after my visit to Glaciarium I definitely know a lot more than before. The exhibition teaches through pictures, sketches, models and videos. I bet children would have a lot of fun visiting as well.

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Luciano B, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear visitor, many thanks for your comments!

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

First see the breath-taking Perito Moreno Glacier then visit this museum. I saw it the day before and though we had a very good guide, there were so many questions I needed answering. There is a free shuttle there every hour leaving from the parking...More

Thank Pauline G
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Luciano B, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear visitor! huge thanks for your comments and time spent at the Glaciarium. We are passionate about Patagonia and about glaciers!

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Fantastic museum to learn about ice and glaciers. It was a bit of an overload for us but well worth it. It also provides info on various glaciers, such as the amounts receding, growing or stabilizing by years. Very informative, glad we went, but would...More

Thank worldseeker2014
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Luciano B, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for your review, and visit to our Centre!

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Fairly new building with informative exhibits. a lot of information to absorb, but worth the time to understand the phenomena behind the beauty of a glaciar

Thank kathmandu91
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deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thanks a lot for your visit and review!

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Learn how glaciers form, move, degrade. Who was Porito Moreno, and how global warming (?) is affecting Mother Earth.

Thank ahva63
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deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear traveler, thanks for you review!

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This is a good place to learn about glaciers in general and the local ones in particular. There are 3D interesting documentary movies to watch and interactive exhibits throughout. There is a nice, relaxing snack restaurant that features comfy couches and a gift shop with...More

Thank Linda M
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deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Dear traveler thanks for your visit and review!

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

This is an interpretive center about glaciers, and is worth spending a couple of hours. There are not alot of activities in the town of El Calafate itself, and this is a good use of your time if you have it there. There were a...More

Thank ClaireWilson36
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deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thanks for your time at the Glaciarium and review!

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Interesting museum covering glaciers worldwide, their exploration, the geology and science of it all, and some great short movies in the theatre. It is worth visiting prior to going to Perito Moreno, as you gain a good background on glaciers. The museum is about a...More

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deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thanks a lot for you time at the glaciarium and review

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Kolesoo1
20 February 2017|
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Aproximadamente una hora y media.
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Александра Ж
23 January 2017|
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Response from Luciano B | Property representative |
Hello thanks for your questions. Please check our website for more information. We do have a shuttle service leaving from the centre of El Calafate hourly, it takes 10 minutes to reach Glaciarium.
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TalbotCumbria
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