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Museo de la Evolucion Humana

Paseo Sierra de Atapuerca s/n, 09002 Burgos, Spain
+34 947 25 71 03
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Great place to learn more about our deep history

Having an experience of visiting a number of scientific museums, I can tell you that this museum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ukraine, Odessa
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Best thing in Burgos..

The building itself is impeccable - very modern, bright and impressively laid out, easy to follow... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Timbuktu, Mali
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Paseo Sierra de Atapuerca s/n, 09002 Burgos, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having an experience of visiting a number of scientific museums, I can tell you that this museum resembled me the London Museum of Natural History in terms of its exhibition item / space ratio. It’s rich, very well organized and fascinating to explore. Please bring...More

Thank ArtemDiogtiev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building itself is impeccable - very modern, bright and impressively laid out, easy to follow structure to the top floor where it leads you to modern day history. The whole day was very educational, detailed and fascinating. In my opinion it is probably one...More

Thank Gazteorio
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This is a fantastic world-class museum. I came away wondering how many humanoid civilizations coexisted over thousands of years and either went poof or evolved? It’s one of the best museums I’ve ever visited. It houses exhibits explaining the archaeological finds in Atapuerca nearby. They...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

The building itself has a spectacular disposition and entrance, being part of a bigger complex with the adjacent research institute and congress centre. The exhibition area in the ground floor is nice, although I am removing 1 star as the path in the upper floors...More

Thank JesLon
Reviewed 31 October 2017

really stunning museum and very well laid out. Very interesting to see the developments and evolution over time. easy walking distance to the museum from the town centre.

Thank annette231
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We spend three hours inside the museum. It was an excellent experience: very informative, beautifully presented.u

Thank Cecilia L
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Great and vast museum. Didactic and really well explained. I especially recommend the ground floor with the human fossils. You need at least 2 hours if not all day to see it all. There is a cafe and a gift shop in the top floor....More

Thank SergioR1
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We thought this was a very well laid out museum, with interesting, clear displays, and explanatory information in several languages. The only improvement we could think of would be to have a cafe/restaurant, rather than vending machines

Thank AuntieSally
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I'd visited the museum and taken the trip to Atapuerca several times in 2014. I found the museum much the same, with a lot to learn on every visit. This year there was a special exhibit of early Dutch microscopes. But the main interest is...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This museum is definately worth a visit. Very well designed and very interesting even for the youngest. We reached there at 5.45 wanting to buy our tickets but to our surprise, the lady at the counter informs us that if we wanted we could wait...More

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