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Muelle de las Carabelas

Paraje de La Rabida, Palos de la Frontera, 21810 Huelva, Spain
+34 959 53 05 97
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Good to learn much about the Columbine expedition

The caravels are similar to,the originals and though not navigable they give @ good perspective... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Argentinaexpert23
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Reston VA
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Fascinating

What a pleasant surprise to find an interesting and informative place to visit. Replica ships to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bobdally
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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Paraje de La Rabida, Palos de la Frontera, 21810 Huelva, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The caravels are similar to,the originals and though not navigable they give @ good perspective about sea travel In the age of discovery. Don’t miss the pretty good large video presentation. Even if you missed the English presentation, The Spanish one is clear enough to...More

Thank Argentinaexpert23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a pleasant surprise to find an interesting and informative place to visit. Replica ships to board and the history told with a cafe to visit after walking round. Really good couple of hours near Huelva

Thank Bobdally
Reviewed 10 September 2017

An interesting place having learnt about Columbus in my childhood days it was great to see were he planned his trip and view the Replica's of the ships. This is not an expensive monument to see and definitely worth a visit if your in the...More

Thank Ron2324
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

There are replicas of Columbus's three ships here. It would probably be very interesting, but it was closed for renovation when we visited. We got close enough to take a couple photos.

1  Thank WyomingCooboy
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This was a favourite stop for our 5 year old, but the 7 and 9 year old not so much. As a sailor I thought that there was too many questions about the ships. Maybe they were answered by one of the signs, but I...More

Thank andersreve74
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Nice, smallish exposition with lifesize replicas of Columbus' 3 ships. Great to be able to crawl all over them and get a sense of the experience of centuries ago, especially for the kids!

Thank EricMagi
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Myself and three generations of my family have visited Las Carabelas several times before. We visited again yesterday just after the reopening after several months of renovation work. It is better than before and would highly recommend anyone to make a visit. The entrance fees...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 27 June 2017

As others have mentioned, this attraction is currently undergoing an upgrade and is not open to the public. You can however see the boats from the roadside, as we did after visiting the nearby La Rabida Monastery. It is reported to be due to open...More

Thank betterthanwork
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The museum has apparently been closed for some time but you can still get a good view of the replicas of Columbus' 3 ships from outside. By our standards they are quite small and frail and give testimony to the courage of these ancient mariners...More

Thank CFofLL
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We wanted to visit the vessels on a Saturday afternoon as we were driving by Huelva and were disappointed the place was closed and there was no sign up to advise why and for how long. So we continued to Sevilla. Disappointing!!

Thank robertglas46
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