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“Summing up the entire El Valle history in less than 100 sq m”

The Anton Valley Historical and Cultural Museum
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Starting with a volcano and ending with current population highlights this museum helped me to bring the area's history together concisely. Pre colombian artifacts and petroglyphs are the highlight. Most labels were bilingual. Perfect sized museum for kids and for the region. Recommended.

Thank chisocbutterfly
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

El Valleis one of our favorite places to visit, and the stores and shops (this one included) all seem to be very well priced.

In summary, it's hard to have a bad day in El Valle...

Thank Dan D
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

As a student of Panamanian history I had really wanted to see the Victoriano Lorenzo Museum in El Valle (he led un unsuccessful revolt against Colombia and was executed by firing squad in the Plaza de Francia in Casco Viejo in Panama City), but I wasn't prepared for the excellent curation and presentation of the geological and preColombian history of the El Valle region. The guide Giselle was thoroughly knowledgable and helpful and if you don't speak Spanish her English is very good as well. This is one hidden gem well worth the stop.

Thank John J
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This was a true discovery. First time visiting the museum and what a joy it was. The guide (Gisela) is the most nice and knowledgeable young girl you could ask for. The information and the archaeological pieces are truly amazing.
This will decently become a most for us in our future visits.

Thank Analisa D
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

They have some of the history about the volcano that preceded El Valle, also some cultural history.

It is a really small museum. I think the smallest I have ever visit but is good to visit to have some idea of where are you with out taken so much of your time. Something I really enjoyed was the small house they have which is typical of the zone in a long time ago

Thank May R
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