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Museo de Las Iglesias de Chiloe

Federico Errazuriz 227 | a dos cuadras del terminal de Buses Cruz del Sur y una cuadra antes de llegar a Costanera, Ancud, Isla Chiloe 5710000, Chile
+56 65 262 1046
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
14 Apr 2017
“Must see for those wanting to tour some of Chiloe's wooden churches”
3 Mar 2017
“Interesting museum”
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Federico Errazuriz 227 | a dos cuadras del terminal de Buses Cruz del Sur y una cuadra antes de llegar a Costanera, Ancud, Isla Chiloe 5710000, Chile
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

This museum, which is in a former wooden church, explains the 16 unique UNESCO wooden churches along Chiloe's 'Ruta de la Iglesia'. There are models of each church and an explanation (in Spanish) of their construction . The wooden churches - there are many more...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

While I was not that enthusiastic about visiting this museum I was pleasantly surprised and delighted. Here one can get an insight into how these old churches were constructed. I especially liked that this museum house pieces from the old churches that they had saved...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I enjoy visiting churches, but this museum of miniature churches was underwhelming. It's just one large room with a dozen models and some artefacts. Only worth it for those with a bigger interest in such things. On the upside, one can go up the stairs...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2016

The churches of Chiloe are beautiful, and their history very interesting. That being said, it is difficult to find the information we would have like to have about them. In less than an hour, we were able to learn about these things in a pleasant,...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

This old girls' convent house model replicas of the UNESCO Heritage wooden Churches of the Island. You get the passport that is almost useless after the end of February, as most churches are closed. You get a good overview of the techniques and the history...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

A museum to see in Ancud. The entrance is cheap, 500 pesos. It has some saved elements from Chiloe wood churches: windows, doors, crosses. It also shows how this complete wood churches were built and how techniques evolved with time. Just one block from Plaza...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2016

This is a place for a compulsory visit, to understand the typical culture of this zone and the architecture of different church of Chiloe.

Thank sergio r
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