The Central Coast Sights

Quintay Whaling Factory

  • Caleta Quintay Map It
  • Quintay

Published 01/11/2016

Fodor's Review

Fundación Quintay, a former whaling station that operated from 1943 to 1967, has been converted into a quaint museum that gives you a window into this coastal town's past. The museum, along with the skeletal remains of a whale, are just a stone's throw away from the handful of brightly colored fishing boats at the wharf.

Sight Information

Address:

Caleta Quintay, Quintay, Valparaíso, Chile

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Sight Details:

  • 600 pesos
  • Daily 9–7

Published 01/11/2016

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