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Museo Colonial Aleman

Avenida Vicente Perez Rosales S/N | Numero Da Sala Comercial, Cruzamento, Praca, Frutillar, Chile
+56 65 242 1142
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Das Museum dokumentiert die Besiedelung der Gegend durch deutsche Kolonisten im 19. Jahrhundert.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Avenida Vicente Perez Rosales S/N | Numero Da Sala Comercial, Cruzamento, Praca, Frutillar, Chile
+56 65 242 1142
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed visiting this museum, which comprises a set of reconstructed buildings with various artefacts in them. It’s in a nice setting with attractive gardens and flowers. Although the buildings are inauthentic, they still give a good sense of the lives of early German settlers...More

Thank kissane
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This well maintained historical German family farm is a great way to showcase the European influence on this area of Chile. It is well maintained with many antique artifacts that your do not typically get to see up close and in their natural setting. The...More

Thank Doc687
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This museum complex was probably the highlight of our tour. Expansive, beautiful buildings and well maintained gardens, artefacts relative to each building, the babbling stream, glorious flowers and the holly tree burdened with clusters of red berries. Some steep paths to climb, (depends on age...More

1  Thank Dan L
Reviewed 3 April 2017

You will feel like you are in a Bavarian wonderland with flowers, window-boxes and wood accented buildings everywhere. A visit to this interesting museum will give you insight into the life of German and Austrian settlers who colonized the area toward the end of the...More

Thank Eddiemack
Reviewed 29 March 2017

German immigrants had a large, positive impact on this part of Chile. The museum gives a person an opportunity to walk through two "typical" homes for the period, see equipment, furniture, and personal artifacts from the period. We really enjoyed our time here.

Thank Kevin032452
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Gives you a great sense of early settler life in this small town on the shores of the same lake on which Puerto Varas is located.

Thank FellowTaveler2
Reviewed 22 February 2017

These are the homes of the first Germany colony in Chile from 1842. Everything is from the time they lived there and is a beautiful place is visit. They have old pianos, tools, furniture and accessories which makes you feel like you are back in...More

Thank Tamara S
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Nice walk through the gardens the small museum and house Go early before the big buses arrive. Well presented and about $4US and a great view of the volcanoes

Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed 2 February 2017

A look at some of the history of the German immigrants to this area in one place. A number of nice buildings with some exhibits set in very nice gardens. Most of the signs have English translations.

Thank rama1
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Basically this place explains the history of the German immigrants who were attracted to the region by the Chilean government's offer of free land. Really, it was a way to clear out the natives. Aside from one photograph and short narrative in the mill, the...More

Thank Wayne-Librarian
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