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Tons of History to See

If you are visiting Old Fisherman's Wharg, you need to take a look! Interesting, unique viewings... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
MSevle
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carmel highlands ca
Great experience of Maritime history

I loved this museum, with its beautiful evocation of maritime history in the Monterey area. There... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2013
Joan S
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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Tripadvisor lists "Dali17," "Museum of Monterey" and "Stanton Center" at 5 Custom House Plaza. All are the same, with a permanent exhibit of Dali, and most recent reviews are at Dali17. Powerful images, and not just the stereotypical Dali. It's even more mysogynistic than most...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

If you are visiting Old Fisherman's Wharg, you need to take a look! Interesting, unique viewings, and teachings about Monterey. We definateley enjoyed!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank MSevle
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Formerly the Knight Maritime Museum, "MOM" is a poor successor. The Knight had great maritime artifacts that meshed perfectly with the Custom House Plaza. The current Stanton Center is merely a venue for rotating art exhibits.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank James Q
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Took the grand kids there, they learned some history and enjoyed looking and learning about the history. They always want to go there first before the Pier.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

I loved wandering in and out of the old Spanish Colonial adobe buildings learning about how the Spanish and Americans used the buildings over the years. Lots of history here!

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Buzzsaw22
Reviewed 16 August 2013

I loved this museum, with its beautiful evocation of maritime history in the Monterey area. There is a fully restored lighthouse Fresnel beacon, the lenses imported from France at a time in history when such imports were rare beyond belief, that lighted the early sailors....More

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank Joan S
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