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Museo Antropologico P. Sebastian Englert

Tahai s/n, Isla de Pascua, Easter Island, Chile
+56 32 255 1020
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“small museum” (29 reviews)
“on display” (8 reviews)
Tahai s/n, Isla de Pascua, Easter Island, Chile
+56 32 255 1020

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

My wife and I really enjoyed visiting the Museum and found the exhibits to be interesting, and most of the signage to be informative. The only real issue that I had was that not all of the signage contained English translations, but as I generally...More

Thank GringoWasi_BnB
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is a small museum but free to enter. There is a short video in English and Spanish. There are some well-displayed artifacts and several illustrations about what is known of Rapa Nui history and what remains unknown. Especially interesting is the story of the...More

Thank expat326
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

This is accessible by walking from hotels in Hanga Roa. It is open all day Tuesday to Friday and 0930 to 1230 Saturday and Sunday. We took about 45 min to go round reading everything. The information is in the form of poster boards (...More

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Great way to learn about the Island and the people. Lovely museum....very ensightful and worth the ride into town.

Thank WallysworldCalgary
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Rapa Nui itself seems like a step out of time, the museum helps understand what you have seen and also places it into context with other timely events in the world during the exploration and missionaries.

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a great museum. Being a museum geek, I was as much into the displays (as constructed) as the actual exhibits. The place is really well designed for use and changes over the long haul... but excels in the quick conveyance of information here...More

Thank KmShoe
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Very well presented. The only display that does not have an English translation is that concerning the white eye.

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This is an absolutely wonderful museum, and it’s free! This should definitely be your first stop on Easter Island so you can get a good overview of the Moai and Rapa Nui history. Do not miss this small museum. Plan to spend about 45-60 minutes...More

Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Can be visited in 20/30 minutes max. Nice and interesting historical description and objects. Recommended to pass by if you go to the island!

Thank Giacomo F
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Whilst quite a small museum there is plenty of information to ingest. The exhibits are well laid out in both English and Spanish and provide a great insight into the histort and conflicting cultures that were present on the island. You can easily read everthing...More

Thank James H
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