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The Museum of the Volcanoes

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fun for kids

The museum is in a lovely green park with a botanical garden. The cafe has excellent coffee. The... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2015
ildi v
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Vancouver, Canada
Excellent small display and park setting

Housed in a renovated old building in the middle of a small park below a Tourist Information... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2012
grahamt34
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London, United Kingdom
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27 Aug 2018
“Explains the unique landscape ...”
29 May 2017
“From the person that thought building a city between four volcanos is a good idea”
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| Torre Castanys. Parc Nou, 17800, Olot, Spain
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic small museum with everything you could possibly know about volcanos and the unique geography of this area. It really makes you look at the place differently. We saw a short film in English and had a complete translation of all the display boards. Lovely...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

When travelling to Olot, this is an essential place to visit, because volcanoes are signature piece in this area. However if you are just passing by or don't have deep interest in volcanoes you might get little bored. This is not something unique or with...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2015

Nice and small museum... The surrounding are very nice with a lot of nature arround. The museum it's interesting for going with children and adults :)

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Reviewed 9 July 2015

The museum is in a lovely green park with a botanical garden. The cafe has excellent coffee. The museum tells about the formation of volcanos in the area. A short video is shown in the language of your choice, and at the end there is...More

Thank ildi v
Reviewed 13 April 2014

We liked the museum , we took the tour , a lot to learn about area volcanos. We were a little surprised at the end, not to spoiled it but kind of scary! my kids love it!

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Reviewed 26 February 2013

Good and interesting if you have a basic grasp of Spanish! No English translations given unfortunately

1  Thank Jamfoz
Reviewed 10 October 2012

Housed in a renovated old building in the middle of a small park below a Tourist Information Centre. Informative displays on volcanism and earthquakes in general along with local volcanic history and details on the many sites in the area. Well worth and hour or...More

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