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Museo Naval Submarino O'Brien

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
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Spanish Tour Only

I am glad I did this even though I speak only a poco of Spanish... The less than an hour tour would... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2016
ptobar
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Nice for children

Nice place to go with children, especially boys. Small museum and you need to take the tickets in... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2016
Pamela B
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Valdivia, Chile
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  • Average12%
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  • Terrible4%
14 Jul 2018
“Great side trip”
4 Jan 2018
“It's a must!! Short & precise. ”
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Avenida Arturo Prat S/N esquina San Carlos, Valdivia, Chile
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We went to Valdivia for the river and boat tour. I thought it was just a submarine you could see from shore. Dope, you get a hard hat and climb on board. Being 6 ft tall and not as thin as I was when I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

If you stay anywhere near Valdivia I would suggest you stop by. The guided tour costs approximately USD 4 per each person. Takes about 45 precious minutes. It is serves as a museum, the only one in Chile. It measures about 180ft long, 20ft wide...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

The museum can only be visited in a tour which last about an hour, its ok but it could be more detailed and longer. You have to go there in the morning because in high season they are sold out very soon, keep that in...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Christian B
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

I am glad I did this even though I speak only a poco of Spanish... The less than an hour tour would be greatly improved if a script were provided in English... But for only 2,000 pesos it was a fascinating glimpse of submarine living...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank ptobar
Reviewed 12 June 2016

For only 2,000, we got a tour of an old submarine, now just a museum, and we stayed down there for a good half hour learning about torpedos, escape plans, radar, and how 70 men slept and ate down there. It was so cool to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

Nice place to go with children, especially boys. Small museum and you need to take the tickets in advance during summer.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Pamela B
Reviewed 10 December 2015

The tour was great! The tour guide gave a great history of the submarine, talked about life on the submarine, and shared some anecdotes from people who had spent time on board. There is plenty of time afterwards to walk around inside and outside to...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank RTtraveler2015
Reviewed 22 February 2014

well worth the visit excellent location and great history. Located down town very close to other interesting attractions.

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank Pabbichile
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