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Museo Historico Militar de Canarias

Calle San Isidro 2, 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 29 85 57
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Nice to come and see a bit of Spanish history only problem is a lot of the stuff is written in... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
harbog25
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Tiptree, United Kingdom
Definitely worth a look.

If your even only a bit interested in military stuff or history its worth a look. Especially as... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Carman2015
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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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Calle San Isidro 2, 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
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+34 922 29 85 57
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Nice to come and see a bit of Spanish history only problem is a lot of the stuff is written in Spanish

Thank harbog25
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

If your even only a bit interested in military stuff or history its worth a look. Especially as it's free! As someone else pointed out there isn't a great deal of info in English but a used my phone to translate anything I really wanted...More

Thank Carman2015
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Well, in my opinion this is one of the most interesting things you can do in Santa Cruz if you are keen on history. You will not notice that there is a museum unless someone tell you. Once inside you are breathing a part of...More

Thank ANGEL M
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We visited today and it is interesting. It really is a pity that almost every piece of information is written only in Spanish. I do not speak the lingo and missed much of interest.

Thank albertfredbloggs
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss this! Excellent in every way. Small, intimate with loads of stuff to see. Make sure to see the display of the battle off SAnta Cruz and listen to the narrative.

Thank norrimac
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Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thanks for your opinion. We are at your service

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

An absolute gem, so much to see inside and outside. We got a warm welcome from the soldiers that were on duty in and around the museum. There was a special section given over to Admiral Lord Nelson which was of special interest to us...More

Thank AnnEandCharles
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Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for your visit.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

It'a a free place to see boys with their military toys and it's got a great little lunch spot in the back where you can see retired military congregate and tell stories. It's a great, picturesque spot back there and the food is top-notch, all...More

1  Thank HecSkisMiami
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Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for your visit.

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

It's very interesting, they have many weapons, armors and other stuff. It it very interesting and you can learn something about tenerife history. The also have helicopters, cars and such outside and you can walk on the wall and have a really nice view!

Thank ijek1234
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Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for your visit

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

ok ok so ex military man thought I go have a look, not on par with our British museum's but never the less very good and enjoyable if you stuck for time and something to do . I enjoyed in the end had a wee...More

Thank chickenlegskirk
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Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you very much . It has been a pleasure for the museum.

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We went round early one afternoon. Had a lovely time wandering around looking at the many exhibits detailing the military history of Santa Cruz and Tenerife. Not all the exhibits have English descriptions but many have. Interesting is the story of Nelson and the people...More

Thank Montysadog
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Ventura Y, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Museo Historico Militar de Canarias, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Thank you very much

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paulneal82
15 October 2017|
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The museum and parking is free Thanks
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