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Museo de Arte Precolumbino

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Small museum for all age groups.

Very unusual to have this type of museum in a small Pueblo, it wouldn't be out of place in Malaga... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
Paul W
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Well-preserved pre-Columbian pieces in small museum

I've traveled a bit in Latin America and have been to a number of pre-Columbian museums so I've... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2016
KarenfromChicago
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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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18 Oct 2016
“Small museum for all age groups.”
28 Jan 2016
“Well-preserved pre-Columbian pieces in small museum”
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Avenida Juan Luis Peralta 49, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Very unusual to have this type of museum in a small Pueblo, it wouldn't be out of place in Malaga. Well worth visiting, it's free, educational for all age groups. Very well presented in a nice building. Spend half an hour or longer if you...More

1  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I've traveled a bit in Latin America and have been to a number of pre-Columbian museums so I've seen this stuff before. I was impressed by the excellent condition of many of the pieces here, especially the small clay figures. This small museum is free...More

1  Thank KarenfromChicago
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This museum is the great place to spend a bit of time out of the sun. Our kids really enjoyed the exhibit. It is small, but at the same time just the right size to capture their interest without overwhelming them. Whether you have a...More

2  Thank Maria R
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Impressive exhibition for a town this size. There are English guides available. Not for everyone who comes to the Costa del Sol but well worth a visit if this is your sort of thing.

2  Thank EmBee315967
Reviewed 25 March 2012

This is a tiny museum and seriously needs to get some English translation, but it's got some great stuff. I hadn't appreciated the differences between the different civilizations and I thought the nazca's just made lines! I came away feeling that I had learnt something,...More

4  Thank ZZoee
Reviewed 31 January 2012

The Museo de Arte Precolombino Felipe Orlando was created in 2005. It is named for Felipe Orlando, a very rich Mexican art lover who lived in the Costa del Sol for a long time. His father gave him an inheritance of a very large collection...More

5  Thank BennyMalaga
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