Museum of Man and Nature

Price guide: Budget

Calle Fuente Morales s/n, Santa Cruz, S/C de Tenerife, 38003

Price guide: Budget

Museum of Man and Nature
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By Andrea Montgomery, your Santa Cruz de Tenerife expert

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expert-rated things to do in Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Expert overall rating:4.8 out of 5
Value for money:
Recommended for:
Culture vultures, Families with teenagers, Education, History, Sightseeing

Best for History - Expert review of Museum of Man and Nature

The Canary Islands - from their explosive creation to the present day.

Three vast floors of exhibits and interactive displays chronicle the Canarian Archipelago. Beginning with their volcanic origins and unique micro-climates, the museum takes visitors through the islands' population by their first known inhabitants, the Guanche, their conquest by Spain and their modern development.

The museum has exhibits that cover the accumulated knowledge of generations in the history, geography, climate, flora, fauna and anthropology of the islands.

Price advice: 

Entrance is 3 euros. It's free on Sundays.

Expert tips: 
You'll need several hours and comfy shoes to do justice to a visit.
The highlight for all teenagers and most people is the macabre collection of Guanche mummies on the top floor.

More information on Museum of Man and Nature:

Price guide:
Historic site, Museum
Calle Fuente Morales s/n, Santa Cruz, S/C de Tenerife, 38003
922 53 58 16
Months open:
All year round
Opening times:
Tue-Sun 9am-7pm. Closed Mondays.

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