Category: Museums

Holding the Fort in Tenerife 0

Holding the Fort in Tenerife

It has always struck me that, for an island which for much of its history has held such a strategically important position on the world trade map, there are precious few castles on Tenerife, save for those that plop out of buckets and have flags stuck in them until the tide comes and washes them away[…]

Top Ten-erife Museums 4

Top Ten-erife Museums

When you decide to do a feature on Tenerife’s top ten museums, you have to ask yourself two questions: Firstly, are there actually 10 museums in Tenerife and secondly, who cares?

La Laguna, Stargate To The Cosmos 1

La Laguna, Stargate To The Cosmos

What were they thinking of, over 100 complex scientific exhibits and school children were clambering on them, twiddling buttons, playing at astronauts and generally wreaking havoc. Was it the end of the universe as...

Beating The Floods For A Trickle Of Visitors 0

Beating The Floods For A Trickle Of Visitors

You would think that nature would show some respect to a building that celebrates its history in Tenerife, but the half repaired paths, fencing and busy workman show that’s not the case. The Museo...