Tag: museum

  • Cueva Pintada Museum & Archaeological Site in Gáldar

    Cueva Pintada Museum & Archaeological Site in Gáldar

    If you want to learn about the history of Gran Canaria and its aboriginal inhabitants (the guanches), this is a must-see. The videos will show you a lot of information about the islands in pre-colonial times and the Castillian conquest. The caves are well preserved and show you what it was like to live here, hundreds […]

  • Museo Elder de la Ciencia y la Tecnología in Las Palmas

    Museo Elder de la Ciencia y la Tecnología in Las Palmas

    Elder, the big green building at Santa Catalina, is an interactive museum with exhibitions of technology, physics, mathematics, geology, biology, medicine and astronomy. The museum encourages hands-on interaction with the displays and children will enjoy this museum a lot. There’s a limited capacity because of COVID so it’s recommended to buy tickets online. The entrance […]

  • Museo Canario in Las Palmas

    Museo Canario in Las Palmas

    “The museum’s archaeological collection mainly consists of prehistoric remains and historic artefacts originating from the early human populations on Gran Canaria, as well as artefacts originating from other islands in the Canarian Archipelago. Items on display include ceramic vessels, religious idols, pintaderas, tooled implements made of bone or wood, animal skins and other remains. As […]