Museo del Mar, Punta del Este
(4.3/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
Learn about marine life and culture in an engaging, dynamic way at Museo del Mar. The museum packs exhibits in, providing plenty of things to do and see. Interactive diplays will teach you about things like seashells and marine mammals, plus broader topics like the history of piracy and of beach resorts. Children will love seeing the many animals, bones, and authentic photos that accompany the history sections. Plan to see Museo del Mar and other attractions that appeal to you using our Punta del Este tour planner.
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  • All children should know this Museum, where there are valuable lessons about preservation and respect for nature. Worth it, by the beauty of the place and of the acquis. The price of admission is negligible front experience.
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  • If Punta del Este is not characterized by something, is its variety of cultural offerings. The mueos, for example, are very rare in this Spa. The Museum of the sea is one of the best options in this regard, has much to see and worth going around it. It is ideal for large as boys.
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  • A little far away, but it's worth it and the place the way you pass is pretty much goes on some wonderful condominiums is beautiful worth going there in the sea Museum is open all day but closes 5:00 vali worth going was a very good visit.
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  • Un museo lindisimo! Hay animales del mar, bichos, cosas historicas, noticias historicas, fotos del Uruguay pasado, y mucho, mucho mas. Perfecto para familias, turistas, y todo los gentes. An amazing museum with many exhibits of sea animals and sea insects, plus a beetle museum attached. Historic photos and news are scattered throughout, along with much more. Very cool place!
  • Creepy. Pero los coleccionables estan muy buenos.
  • Amazing Museum
  • Imperdível !!!
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