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A very enjoyable and informative visit

Visited recently, and had a very enjoyable time. The museum has plenty of interesting artefacts... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark W
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An exquisite collection of antiquity and stories

Maybe it is the isolation, maybe it is an understanding that it is best to use only what you need... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
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The national museum of the Falklands! Celebrating the cultural heritage of the Falkland Islands, this large and modern museum complex is the one Stanley attraction that you will not want to miss. With five themed galleries (social, maritime and...more
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Ross Road | Historical Dockyard, Stanley, East Falkland FIQQ1ZZ, Falkland Islands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited recently, and had a very enjoyable time. The museum has plenty of interesting artefacts from its history. Would highly recommend a visit to visitors to the island.

Thank Mark W
Andzb, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the taking the time to review our Museum Mark, we really appreciate it.

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Maybe it is the isolation, maybe it is an understanding that it is best to use only what you need, whatever the secret, islanders have managed to preserve a wonderful collection of everyday items from early settlement that illustrate how island life has changed over...More

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Andzb, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

This is probably my favourite review yet! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review of our wonderful museum.

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Nothing in Stanley is big. You can breeze through but it is such a great place! A great cruise ship stop FOR SURE!!!

1  Thank Cie D
Andzb, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks for your review, we appreciate your lovely comment.

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We went here recently Good value for money Good location and free parking nearby More than enough to keep people of all ages entertained Nice toilets, coffee shop, gift shop etc. Also thought that it was good value for money

1  Thank Darren W
Andrea B, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thanks for your review Darren and your lovely comments. We are glad you liked our gift shop too!

Reviewed 3 May 2018

The Historic Dockyard Museum is an indoor and outdoor exhibit on Ross Road - opposite the Malvina House Hotel. It consists of the Historic Dockyard Museum - the main building, outdoor anchors, a Radio-Telegraph and Telephone Exchange display, a Wash house display, the Tea Berry...More

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Andrea B, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you so much for your detailed review of our museum. We really appreciate you taking the time to review us.

Reviewed 13 April 2018

Miss this at your peril, very interesting to see how the children of the islands viewed the invasion in 1982 of the Argentines!

Thank K8Dve
Andrea B, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review us. Glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Located a short walk from the pier, it's very easy to get to. Definitely worth taking some time to wander around.

Thank periwinkle29
Andrea B, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Thanks for taking the time to review us.

Reviewed 29 March 2018

Excellently curated museum. Material very well presented and explains the Falklands' history, culture - present and future - in an original way. Could have spent many hours here.

Thank Liz65S
Andrea B, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

We are very proud of our museum - all of the staff have worked really hard so comments like this make it all worth while. Thank you for taking the time to review us.

Reviewed 23 March 2018

Some interesting exhibits illustrating the history of the area. A good place to escape the weather if nothing else. Worth a visit.

Thank NauticalDreamer3010
Andrea B, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our museum.

Reviewed 22 March 2018

We weren't planning on visiting the museum, but popped in for a quick look as we had plenty of time! Was very pleased we did, as this hidden gem was an absolute delight! With an entrance fee of only $8 USD, we easily spent a...More

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Andrea B, Manager at Falkland Islands Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our museum. We are really proud of not just our museum but our lovely staff too. I will be sure to pass the comment on. Thanks

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bubbles311
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Response from Ricky Y | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I went by way of a cruise trip and the cruise company arranged transportation for us to the town centre where the history museum is located and then other attractions as well. So I suggested that you check with your... More
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Hi - I'm so sorry for not responding sooner - I have only just got back to my desk and spotted this. We are open right through the day on the 16th, so really look forward to seeing you. :)
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