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La Gomera Ethnographic Museum

Calle Hoyetas 99, 38829 Hermigua, La Gomera, Spain
+34 922 88 19 60
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Interesting view of hard times

This small museum is an interesting 45 minutes if you are nearby. What hard lives they had... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
simonliddle
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
A glimpse of Gomeran country life

A good overview of small farming under Gomeran (i.e. steep mountain) conditions. The unique El... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2016
ontheroadagain11-51
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Ireland
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3 Jan 2018
“Interesting view of hard times”
26 Apr 2016
“A glimpse of Gomeran country life”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Calle Hoyetas 99, 38829 Hermigua, La Gomera, Spain
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+34 922 88 19 60
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This small museum is an interesting 45 minutes if you are nearby. What hard lives they had. Displays have English explanations. There is now a short English film on El Silbo.

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

A good overview of small farming under Gomeran (i.e. steep mountain) conditions. The unique El Silbo language gets mentioned, but it would help to show audible examples; this would make it much more vivid.

Thank ontheroadagain11-51
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Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

This small but well-presented museum has an interesting display of information and artefacts on Gomeran fishing, forestry, agriculture, farming, tools, basketry, winemaking and textiles. Although most of the displayed information is in Spanish, printed English and German translations are available. Various short films can be...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2015

This was a fantastic day out, although the weather could have been kinder. The trip took the whole day starting with a boat trip across the sea, and we were then picked up by coach the other side, and taken on a complete trip around...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2014

Very nice island besides Tenerife island. Museum, botanical garden, nature park and buildings are very beautiful. Nice place to visit.

Thank Raimonds R
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