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Wrldadvent wrote a review Oct 2019
Toronto, Canada350 contributions148 helpful votes
Loved dropping in on this little gem. Truly a wonder, taking two years to build. Does not take too long to see it. Be sure to enjoy the scenes both during the day and night (the Museo will light up and appear like the sun is rising and setting)
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Date of experience: October 2019
Daniel K wrote a review Apr 2019
Bristol, United Kingdom285 contributions85 helpful votes
Just been there last weekend .It was close :-( .It is message on the door its open only daily at 9.30 for short time and 13.30 for short time as well. So be prepared.Hope that will help you
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Date of experience: April 2019
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iberia9 wrote a review Jan 2019
Madrid, Spain383 contributions89 helpful votes
tucked away on a narrow street this is one of the best displays of the nativity that you can see anywhere. small but was made by individuales without payment. the opening hours are a little strange and is disappointing when you arrive at the door and it is closed. well worth a visit while in Arcos
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Date of experience: December 2018
corinneg655 wrote a review Jun 2018
Winnetka14 contributions19 helpful votes
What looks to be a hole in the wall in the middle of the neighborhood reveals itself to be a true treasure in this village. Once inside the door, you are treated to an incredible series of dioramas depicting key scenes in Jesus' life. The details are amazing and are clearly a labor of love by the group of people behind this work. This is not just a "random craft project"--the sophistication, level of detail, and enhancements put into this effort are remarkable and would make any Hollywood special effects team proud. This is definitely worth the stop not only to see this amazing work but also to talk to the individuals involved in this effort. There is not charge to get in the door however donations are welcome.
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Date of experience: June 2018
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9357MarkY wrote a review Oct 2017
Singapore, Singapore1,686 contributions112 helpful votes
Its a model making treat to see the Nativity story from the Bible being constructed with models, with sound, lighting and even water features. The whole diorama as a day and night lighting which switches gradually from day light to dusk, night and dawn and back to day.It tells of the time when the virgin Mary was visited by the angel of God with the message that Mary will be with child and she shal call the child Jesus (Emmanuel). I think this would be in the Jewish quarter of Arcos. Entrance is free but a donation of 2 Euro is appreciated. We also signed off in the visitor log to record and log our visit/
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Date of experience: October 2017
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