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Museo Maritimo del Cantabrico

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Calle Severiano Ballesteros S/N, 39004 Santander, Spain
+34 942 27 49 62
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Calle Severiano Ballesteros S/N, 39004 Santander, Spain
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

As it has been described on other reviews, my wife and I were in the neighborhood of this Museum/Aquarium waiting for the boat to take a tour of the Santander Bay estuary. With some time to kill, we visited this site and we enjoyed it...More

Thank josebenjamin
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

It has been a very complete approach to the Cantabrico's nature and tradition. Beside the numerous dioramas and ship miniatures you may enjoy some of the fauna at the aquarium. There are also a two heads sardine and a 4 meters giant squid on display....More

Thank Chavernys
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is a befitting museum marking the importance of the sea to Santander. Not only does the museum cover the various aspects of the sea but is a befitting record to the life and time of the local fisherman and the importance of Santander as...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This museum was a very pleasant surprise, if you want to spend 1 hour of your time here. Recommended

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Small but nice aquarium and nice museum with several other things. The restaurant was a bit expensive and didn´t seemed to have many options

Thank Prupipho
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Since the 1980's each year has seen marvellous additions. The histories attached to the exhibits are very informative and the interactive displays are good for young and old alike.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Thanks everyone who is following me yeah What a nice place been to aquariums before however is one good small yes but very good for the price with a museum with it as well Cost €31 for 3 adults and 2 children. Everyone was friendly...More

Thank Matthew C
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

We had lunch in the museum restaurant and then went round the museum and aquarium. The restaurant had lovely views over the harbour and beaches and was excellent value for money - nomincally 17.50 Euros for three courses including water and wine and 10 Euros...More

Thank charlie677
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

As mentioned already - feeding time in the aquarium is 12:00 so come just before to see the sharks etc being fed. The exhibits are good albeit with limited English language information, but remember you are in Spain. With a translation app on your phone...More

Thank hakfort
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

A local gave us the tip to come here and eat in the restaurant. It turned out to be a great recommendation. The kids thoroughly enjoyed the aquarium and other exhibitions about Cantabria and its nautical past and to round it all off we stopped...More

Thank Niquito
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