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The Anton Valley Historical and Cultural Museum

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

Starting with a volcano and ending with current population highlights this museum helped me to... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
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Interesting for visiting

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

Reviewed 12 October 2016
May R
Panama City, Panama
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Calle Central y Calle San Jose, El Valle de Anton 1001, Panama
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Visited the Anton Valley in April 2018, family of four with two kids 5 and 7..they were expecting a bit more than what was there..not a whole lot to see

Thank SarahV786
Reviewed 10 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
Reviewed 17 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
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...More

Thank John J
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...More

Thank Analisa D
Reviewed 12 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...More

Thank May R
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We had so see the museum with a guide, problem is we do not speak Spanish and the guide did not speak English. Most of the write ups were in Spanish only so we were not able to understand what things were. If you speak...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 19 November 2015

A must see garden of Eden and sanctuary birds monkeys butterflies and frog sanctuary very educational and beautiful. Short ride beautiful ride on bus and also includes quickwalk to waterfalls

Thank Betbarboo
Reviewed 11 November 2015

If you get the chance to go to the Anton Valley, take it! Beautiful views! You'll see the life of Panama, you'll hear about their history and you'll see their beautiful artisanal creations!

Thank Rouba A
Reviewed 23 May 2015

We had a nice stroll through the valley and into the tropical forest including walking on suspended bridges and we also visited the animal care shelter for animals with injuries. You'll love it!

Thank adeziel
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