Museo Volvo Ocean Race, Alicante

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Get an insider's look at one of the world’s longest and most difficult sailing races at Museo Volvo Ocean Race. Devoted to the round-the-world sailing regatta considered to be the Everest of Sailing, this high-tech museum gives you an intimate view of all aspects of the race. Experience the technology on board the boats with interactive exhibits and 3D simulators, or delve into the life of the crew onboard the ship during a race. The museum also offers exhibits on the oceans today, the history of the race, and a selection of constantly changing temporary exhibits. A gift shop and cafe are on the first floor A visit to Museo Volvo Ocean Race represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Alicante vacation generator to plot your vacation.
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  • We were walking down the beach and ended up to Volvo ocean race museum. We did not know what to expect but still went in and the entrance was free which was nice surprise. There was very quiet and I s...  more »
  • On Marina Alicante we visited Museo Volvo Ocean race. Inside we found pretty good information about this challenge and racing teams / especially team of Volvo /. All around oceans trip is very excited...  more »
  • Yes, it's free. But the museum is advertised as interactive with control room, simulator ride - but nothing is working. Also the the visit of the sailboat Brasil is not possible, you can just take a p...  more »
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  • Such an amazing museum! Very interesting if you're interested in sailing, the race or just humans against the forces of nature. Well laid out and everything is interactive! Be prepared to touch all!
  • Lots of great information in iterative ways. Plus there is a coffee shop with great views and lovely stsff5
  • Nice, I wish there where more things like this
  • very nice interactive museum, the sailing race simulator is great fun!
  • Nice museum with a lot of interactivity 😉 And it was for free 👍🏻

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