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Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA)

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Beautiful spot, limited English signs

In a lovely spot with beautiful views down the coast. The building is impressive, the displays... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
lbaez
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interesting visit

good visit, glad we came early as free and very busy on Wednesdays! either early or after 2... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Fiona M
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

In a lovely spot with beautiful views down the coast. The building is impressive, the displays could be more authentic and Spanish is almost exclusively used.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lbaez
PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank yoy very much. The Museum has audioguides and hand-guides en English to make the visit. Best regards,

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

good visit, glad we came early as free and very busy on Wednesdays! either early or after 2 recommended as the queue was huge and cars all the way down the road after about 11.30. good displays both indoors and outdoors with good kids play...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fiona M
PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you very much. Summer Wednesdays are days of many visitors and we can not accommodate all vehicles in the parking lot. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Best regards,

Reviewed 10 June 2018

We coincidentally arrived on a Wednesday and entrance was free. Usually 7 euros. It was pretty interesting and worth a visit. If you are pressed for time though you wouldn't regret skipping it. We never expect English to be available as I always get frustrated...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank It_Began_In_Salzburg
PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you very much. You have audioguides and handguides available in English to make the visit. Best regards,

Reviewed 4 February 2018

With outdoor exhibits of the dinosaurs where you can get real close and the large playground for the kids this place was definitely worth the visit.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Izonhim2007
PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thank you very much! Best regards,

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

It was a perfect day to visit this place...rainy. We had to make a long line to get in as it was summer vacation season. But it was worth to do so. In addition to their real contents, you will be able to enjoy the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank dannykim3
PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you very much for your opinión.

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

A must with children and great for adults as there is something interesting for everyone. My three kids (ages 5, 7 and 10) attended a workshop animated by JAVIER and could not speak highly enough of him (and the workshop!) We then joined a one...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Marta C
PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you so much for your opinión!

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The dinosaurs are outside in a field lending a realistic feel to this age of dinosaurs. The museum is very clever in its set up- a one way Path through the ages... with good explanations about details in history and biology. Very visual and i...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Carole B
PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you very much!!

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Although many pieces are replicas the museum is well presented and organised with great displays. Regretfully it lacks some English explanations, but audio guides are available. There are well done free guided tours in Spanish and also some activities for kids like making dinosaurs with...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Chavernys
PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thanks for your opinion, approximately 80% of the pieces exposed are original, although it is true that the big skeletons are replicas. The museum has hand guides and audioguide in English to make the tour to the exhibition. Regards,

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Took my two under 3's. They both had more fun outside the museum with the range of lifelike animal statues, but still enjoyed the skeletons and displays inside. Great views from the grounds, with large themed outside play area. Looked to have a restaurant onsite,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Jacques F
PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

We were very sorry that the cafeteria was closed. In February is open only Saturdays and Sundays, from 10:30 to 19:00 h. In March it is open on Wednesdays, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays, from 10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Greetings,

Reviewed 18 September 2016

Who knew Spain had a Jurassic Coast? I do now, and this museum is the key reason. Excellent displays explaining the evolution of life...albeit in Spanish...plenty of large skeletons including a pair of T-Rex. Didn't really matter that they were replicas as they were up...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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PromocionTcaCultural, Director Comercial at Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA), responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2016

Thank you very much for your opinion

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