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Museo Preindustrial de la Cana de Azucar

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Sugar cane history

Museum offers an Insight into the historic sugar cane industry in motril and the surrounding area... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Malaga, Spain
via mobile
Small interesting museum with excellent guide

As well as the usual displays and videos,this museum has some really interesting and visual... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Museum offers an Insight into the historic sugar cane industry in motril and the surrounding area. It was surprising to learn the extent of the reliance of the local economy on this specific raw material/crop. Some aged relics /machinery from the historic production are on...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Kingpaul100
Reviewed 1 August 2017

As well as the usual displays and videos,this museum has some really interesting and visual artefacts which bring the sugarmaking process to life. The guide is a nice personal touch.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank KatrinaM944
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

After a rather inauspicious entrance room with some written history on boards the museum definitely improves! All the information is in multiple languages including English and both the videos shown have English subtitles. The lady who was on the desk spoke good English and helped...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

We're not museum people normally, but as there wasn't a lot to see in Motril, we tried this one. And what a surprise, it was really nice and well maintained. Really interesting, we also got to see a video and got guided by very friendly...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank LaurenceJeroen
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

At first it looked a bit boring, only information on posters. After reading it it became more interesting. The moving replica of a sugarcane press is really impressive, interesting to see how sugar was made, how much effort it took. Reduced entry €2, normal €3.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 19 February 2016

This museum is open Tuesday to Sunday from 1000 to 1330 & 1700 to 2030 (Sunday only in the mornings, entrance fee 3euro (2€ for pensioners) this inculdes a guide. This is a little gem in the making. Still under going developement with ample exhibits...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank Barry G
Reviewed 1 July 2015

A very well explained and a real good lay-out of the Museum. Very interesting also for kids. Everything about sugar cane and how it was processed.

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank DenVi3549
Reviewed 8 March 2015

Really found it interesting and educational. Excellent guided tour. A little tough to find the place as there is no signage that we could find.

Date of experience: March 2015
2  Thank ashtonglen
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We found this really interesting, the guide was out so a charming employee apologised for his English and did the tour. He was great.

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank mara h
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