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Glaciarium

Camino al Glaciar Perito Moreno a 6 km de El Calafate, El Calafate, Argentina
+54 2902 49-7912
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US$20.00*
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El Calafate Glaciarium Entrance Ticket with Shuttle Bus from El Calafate
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US$88.33*
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Full-Day Small-Group Guided Tour to Perito Moreno Glacier
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GLACIARIUM is a modern interpretive galciological centre, and one of the few Glacier Museums in the world. The understanding of glaciers and environmental awareness are our main subjects.The exhibits include models, dioramas, photographs, screens, interactive representations, a 3D documentary, and other modern resources that provide an enriching experience.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice bar” (144 reviews)
“free shuttle” (32 reviews)
“climate change” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Camino al Glaciar Perito Moreno a 6 km de El Calafate, El Calafate, Argentina
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+54 2902 49-7912
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice and instructive museum, modern displays and most important - all legends in Spanish and good English. Out of town, but there is a free shuttle bus

Thank BemiIsrael
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is worth a visit if you have a spare day in el calafate before/after visiting the glacier like we did - really informative and a cool vibe. We also visited the ice bar afterwards, which we enjoyed! Note: if you're a student you get...More

Thank Laura G
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your comments and your cool vibe!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Very well-presented exhibition that gives a full explanation about everything to do with glaciers and ice. Displays annotated in English and Spanish. Would be a good option for a couple of hours if poor weather deters you from visiting the real thing.

Thank Peter W
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear visitor many thanks for your comments!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was concerned that this might be a tourist trap but was pleasantly surprised on the quality of the exhibits and films. This attraction gives you a good introduction to glaciers and some background information about the local history and glaciers in the area. A...More

Thank Fairgraders
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello and thanks for your visit and comments. Good to hear you value all the effort we put in the Glaciarium!! We are passionate about Patagonia and anything related with Glaciers.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Glaciarium on our first day in El Calafate. We took the free shuttle bus fom the tourism bureau parking lot which leaves every hour or so. We had no trouble finding this bus and it was a quick ride. The glaciarium building...More

Thank AusDonny
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear visitor many thanks for your opinions!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The 'Glaciarium' museum is located at about 4,5km from downtown El Calafate, on the way to Perito Moreno. A free shuttle brings in you in +|- 10 min from the tourist office of the province of Santa Cruz (one block away from the general tourism...More

Thank carlemil
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dera visitor many thanks for your time at the Glaciarium and you valuable opinion.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed my visit. Particularly the exhibits referring to the history of climbs and expeditions. It is also on a beautiful spot.

Thank Ana34043
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for your comments and time at the Glaciarium.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Out of town with a free bus service but not so easy if you're dropped off after a tour as it's 1.3 JNA from the entrance to the museum. Helpful staff and a lot of information - 3D movie bit weak, news footage of Moreno...More

Thank osmium2046
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear visitor thanks for your time at the Glaciaiurm and opinion.

Reviewed 18 October 2017

This was truly a fascinating place to visit and worth your time to explore this wonderful museum. We thought it would contain a few photos of glaciers but it was much much more. It won't matter if you visit the museum before or after seeing...More

Thank Nanahhi
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Happy to hear you valued visiting Glaciarium, thanks a lot.

Reviewed 18 July 2017

Great museum, it's not too long, but very educational. The exhibits are very illustrative, some of them even interactive. Really helps understand what's going on with the glaciers, so this visit really enhances your visit to the actual glaciers. You can get it done with...More

Thank FlyWithKids
deGlaciarium, Manager at Glaciarium, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Dear visitor thanks a lot for your review and time spend at the Glaciarium!

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Kolesoo1
20 February 2017|
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Response from deGlaciarium | Property representative |
Aproximadamente una hora y media.
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Александра Ж
22 January 2017|
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Response from deGlaciarium | Property representative |
Hello thanks for your questions. Please check our website for more information. We do have a shuttle service leaving from the centre of El Calafate hourly, it takes 10 minutes to reach Glaciarium.
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TalbotCumbria
1 December 2016|
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