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Glaciarium

Camino al Glaciar Perito Moreno a 6 km de El Calafate, El Calafate, Argentina
+54 2902 49-7912
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nice museum

When you have two hours in Calfata, you can visit this nice museum. they have transport shottle in... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Motty G
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Hod Hasharon, Israel
Much better than we expected; lots of write ups in English.

We spent more time here than we expected as there was a lot of information to read in English. The... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
fuzzyfred
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Reno, Nevada
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GLACIARIUM is a modern interpretive galciological centre, and one of the few Glacier Museums in the world. The understanding of glaciers and environmental awareness are our main subjects.The exhibits include models, dioramas, photographs, screens, interactive representations, a 3D documentary, and other modern resources that provide an enriching experience.
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“ice bar” (144 reviews)
“free shuttle” (31 reviews)
“nice museum” (16 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Camino al Glaciar Perito Moreno a 6 km de El Calafate, El Calafate, Argentina
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+54 2902 49-7912
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

When you have two hours in Calfata, you can visit this nice museum. they have transport shottle in the center of the city.

Thank Motty G
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thanks a lot for your input!

Reviewed 28 April 2017

We spent more time here than we expected as there was a lot of information to read in English. The free shuttle between town and the Glaciarium has limited seating, so make sure to get in line early, or you will have to wait an...More

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deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thanks a lot for your review!

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped by this museum on the way to our hotel the day before visiting the Perito Moreno Glacier. Here we learned the how Glaciers are formed, how this areas Glaciers compare and vary from others around the world. We also learned of The history...More

Thank Tim S
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Dear visitor, thanks a lot for your opinion.

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We spent 45 minutes here for 300 pesos. Not worth it. There are two videos that were good. The one was in 3d. I am sure u could just Google pictures and videos of the glaciers and save a lot of money. There is an...More

Thank Lisa B
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thanks for you visit. The only was the Glaciarium supports itself if with the admission. We do offer a great deal of information about glaciers in our exhibits. Regards from Patagonia .

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Not an earth shattering experience, but it is a decent science museum. A bit expensive. Use the shuttle from town which runs hourly

Thank Sid W
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear traveller, thanks for your review.

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We visited this place after visiting the Moreno glacier which was very impressive. But you wonder how and why it all works and what impact climate change is having on this awesome natural wonder. The Glacarium explains it all. It was really well structured for...More

Thank Michael V
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thanks a lot for your comments and time spent at the Glaciarium.

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Glaciation is a private museum about 10 kilometers outside El Calafate. Do this as soon as you get to Do Calafate before Glacier tours. The Glaciarium provides a free shuttle on the hour from a parking lot just off Ave Libertador, the main street in...More

Thank Prabu R
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thanks a lot for your review and visit. Glaciarium is locate 6km from El Calafate. Regards from Patagonia.

Reviewed 3 April 2017

We only visited the ice bar, not the museum. The place is small but cute and super fun. There is only one bartender and the time there is limited so you will only be able to have a couple of drinks. There is a coffe...More

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deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Thanks a lot for your review.

Reviewed 2 April 2017

If you get a chance take the time to stop in Glaciarium. It explains how the glaciers came to be and the people who studied them. At the end there is a 3-D movie giving you an amazing view of all the glaciers along the...More

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deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear visitor, thanks a lot for your visit a review.

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We visited the Glaciarium after we did a few Glacier expeditions. I had unanswered questions but the answers were all in the Glaciarium. I recommend that you visit the Glaciarium first if you have a chance so you can see all the info learned in...More

Thank Karina F
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks a lot for your time and opinion!

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Kolesoo1
Hola, cuanto dura aproximadamente la visita al museo? Gracias
20 February 2017|
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Response from deGlaciarium | Property representative |
Aproximadamente una hora y media.
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Александра Ж
Is there any transfer form El Calafate hotels to the Glaciarium? Is there tour guide inside the museum?
22 January 2017|
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Response from deGlaciarium | Property representative |
Hello thanks for your questions. Please check our website for more information. We do have a shuttle service leaving from the centre of El Calafate hourly, it takes 10 minutes to reach Glaciarium.
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TalbotCumbria
Do they accept credit cards?
1 December 2016|
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Response from deGlaciarium | Property representative |
Yes
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