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La Bajada Visitor Information Centre

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" Dance of the Dwarfs" - politically incorrect, but great fun.

We were very pleasantly surprised by this cultural centre / museum - it was something we would not... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Now for something completely different.

To reach this museum you have to be prepared to climb up from the main street O’Daly but it is... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
London, United Kingdom
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A unique sensorial experience to relive the most emblematic celebration on the Canary Islands. Learn about the Dance of the Dwarfs, the Minuet, the Pandorga and experience an unforgettable festival first-hand.
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Calle Virgen de La Luz 13 | Santo Domingo Square, 38700 Santa Cruz de la Palma, La Palma, Spain
+34 922 41 63 04
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We were very pleasantly surprised by this cultural centre / museum - it was something we would not normally be spending time in. But it is very engaging - although the festivities are only every four years, it is very much a part of the...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

To reach this museum you have to be prepared to climb up from the main street O’Daly but it is worth it to see the displays dedicated to a unique La Palman celebration. It is only open from 10.00 -14-00 weekdays so be sure you...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is an attractive, small museum which explains the festivities which happen every five years to celebrate the Bajada de la virgen. It gave an insight into some La Palma history and culture and made us want to return to see this event.

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Reviewed 30 November 2016

This gave us a wonderful insight into the 5 yearly festival of the Bajada de la Virgen. We particularly enjoyed the films.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Called in here on our first day and was given a good deal of information in a very friendly helpful manner

Thank Graham958
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This new museum gives some background to the culture of La Palma and the development of the carnival and its traditions. It mainly uses videos to give information about the different stages of the procession made every five years when the Virgin Statue is brought...More

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