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Cueva Pintada Museum and Archaeological Park

47 locals recommend

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Fran
Fran
March 19, 2018
The Painted cave is an archaeological museum and park in the town of Galdar, located the northwest of Grand Canary in the Canary Islands, Spain. This centre is part of the Spanish Ministry of Culture, Historic Heritage and Museums of the town council of Grand Canary.
Rosa
Rosa
January 21, 2020
The Pintada Cave Museum and Archaeological Park is located in the city of Gáldar, northwest of the island. Inside is one of the most representative archaeological sites in the Canary Islands, with characteristics that make it unique in Spain. The Painted Cave is considered the "Sistine chapel" of…
Jimmy&Marta
Jimmy&Marta
September 3, 2018
Incredible museum that shows how the Canary aborigins lived here before the Spanish colony. Its a must in Canary history. Learn about our past aboriginal culture.
Francisco & Mary
Francisco & Mary
February 25, 2017
En el recorrido del yacimiento destaca el conjunto troglodita, lugar desde el que se podrá acceder a la contemplación directa de las cámaras excavadas y de la propia Cueva Pintada.
Amalia
Amalia
September 8, 2017
Il Parco e il Museo Archeologico Cueva Pintada mira a garantire la conservazione, la ricerca e la diffusione di uno dei siti più esclusivi dell'isola di Gran Canaria. -----The Park and Archaeological Museum Cueva Pintada aims to ensure the conservation, research and dissemination of one of the most…
Francesco
Francesco
January 6, 2019
amazing Museum with the historical sights of the Guances (natives canarian inhabitants before the spanish conquest) 35-40 minutes driving from home

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Park
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Church
“La Basilica di Nostra Signora del Pino è una delle più importanti architetture religiose delle isole Canarie, intorno alla quale è stato configurato nelle sue origini lo sviluppo urbano di Teror e l'evoluzione del suo Centro Storico.----The Basilica of Our Lady of the Pine is one of the most important religious architectures of the Canary Islands, around which the urban development of Teror and the evolution of its Historic Center have been set up in its origins.-----La Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Pino es una de las arquitecturas religiosas más importantes de las Islas Canarias, en torno a la cual se ha establecido en sus orígenes el desarrollo urbano de Teror y la evolución de su Centro.”
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Location
2 Calle Audiencia
Gáldar, CN 35460
Phone+34 928 89 54 89
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