Museo Del Mar, La Barra

4.2
#2 of 8 in Museums in Maldonado Department
Must see · Specialty Museum · Museum
Learn about marine life and culture in an engaging, dynamic way at Museo Del Mar. The museum packs exhibits in, providing plenty of things to do and see. Interactive diplays will teach you about things like seashells and marine mammals, plus broader topics like the history of piracy and of beach resorts. Children will love seeing the many animals, bones, and authentic photos that accompany the history sections. By using our Maldonado trip planning website, you can arrange your visit to Museo Del Mar and other attractions in Maldonado.
Create an itinerary including Museo Del Mar
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Museo Del Mar reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
1,054 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • There are 4 exhibit halls...Museo del Mar, Museo de Los Recuerdos, Museo de los Balnearios and the Insectarium. Price for admission is $200. At first glance, the Museo del Mar reminded me of...  more »
  • Perfect tour for those who like museums. Lots of antiques and filled with huge and beautiful fossils. Highly recommend, one ticket cost 200 pesos  more »
Google
  • From the outside we were skeptical of worth the price. It turns out this is more like four museums in one. Simply lovely. Numerous specimens and enough English translation plaques to aid when Spanish brain falls asleep. We spent about two hours consuming
  • Good for rainy days. Dont spend more than 2 hours.

Plan your trip to Maldonado

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Maldonado

See all ›
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes
4.2
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Maldonado

4.5
Duration: 2 hours
4.4
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Maldonado

4.2
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 30 minutes
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in Maldonado

4.3
Duration: 30 minutes
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
3.8
Duration: 2 hours
1.0
Duration: 2 hours

Nearby attractions in Maldonado

4.3
Duration: 2 hours
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
3.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.1
Duration: 30 minutes

Museums in Maldonado

4.5
Duration: 2 hours
3.8
Duration: 2 hours
3.6
Duration: 30 minutes