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Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo

Avenida de Tito Bustillo s/n, 33560, Ribadesella, Spain
+34 902 30 66 00
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Very interesting museum, worth visiting

If the caves are fully booked, do visit this free museum. It's very well laid out, very interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Bighomebird
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London, United Kingdom
Disappointed in cave tour.

It is very poorly illuminated throughout the tour which basically takes you to the end of the... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
OurGig
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Gig Harbor
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Avenida de Tito Bustillo s/n, 33560, Ribadesella, Spain
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+34 902 30 66 00
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

If the caves are fully booked, do visit this free museum. It's very well laid out, very interesting and really gives some insight into how they were discovered and their importance. Everything is in English too and its hands on enough to appeal to kids...More

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PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you very much!

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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

It is very poorly illuminated throughout the tour which basically takes you to the end of the accessible area to view neolithic paintings. The brochure shows numerous painting areas but only one is visited and explained. The most disappointing aspect is that there are fantastic...More

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PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

We are very sorry for your opinion. In the Cave of Tito Bustillo, the lighting established is in accordance with the needs of conservation and preservation of cave paintings. Artificial light damages the paintings, so it is forbidden to use cameras. Regards,

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

It is suggested that English speakers visit this museum before going on a tour of the Tito Bustillo Cave. Cave tours are given only in Spanish whereas both English and Spanish are used in the museum which contains many Stone Age artifacts as well geological...More

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PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Thank you very much for your opinión.

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Reviewed 14 July 2016

Wish we had been to this 1st before we went to the caves it would have meant we understood a lot more prior to our non English speaking tour. Very interesting

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PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016

Thank you very much!

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Reviewed 11 July 2016

As other reviewers have said it is vital to turn up early so that you have time to visit the exhibition which is on the 1st floor in the building where you collect your ticket. We reserved tickets on-line and paid just over 7 euros...More

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PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016

Thank you very much!

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Reviewed 16 June 2016

Thank goodness we visited this exhibition before we went on to visit the caves. The exhibition is well set out and well lit. It is in both English and Spanish and creates a very thought provoking experience. If you intend to visit the caves and...More

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PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2016

Thank you very much for your opinion

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Reviewed 29 May 2016

A really good exhibition (in English and Spanish) about the formation and discovery of the cave system and the amazing prehistoric cave art that has been found within. The rooftop cafe also has wonderful views from inside or on the terrace.

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PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2016

Thank you very much! Regards,

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Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This exhibition centre essential to visit either before or after a guided visit to the Bustillo cave, as it shows not only the Palaeolithic art from the visit but also that found in other adjacent caverns, which are not available to the public. Creatively constructed,...More

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PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2016

Thank you very much for your opinnion! Regards,

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Reviewed 3 November 2015

Excellent interpretation centre, and essential to visit here before taking the guided tour of the cave. No expense has been spared in putting this together and the end result is very good. Staff really helpful, and good restaurant too.

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Recrea P, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2015
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Nos alegramos de que la visita haya sido tan positiva.

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Reviewed 16 September 2015

Well worth a visit as it is ned to the caves, but try to visit before the caves as it then falls into place in ones mind of the prehistoric people who did the rock art.

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Recrea P, Director Comercial at Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2015

Thank you very much! Regards,

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