Big Foot Goa

Near Saviour of the World Church
Goa, GA - 403718

Type: Arts Museums
0832 277 7034
  • Madhu Kaleeckal
    Madhu Kaleeckal
  • Наталия Шило
    Наталия Шило
  • Arup Chowdhury
    Arup Chowdhury
  • siddharth sanskar
    siddharth sanskar

Big Foot Goa, also known as Ancestral Goa, is a cultural theme park located in Loutolim, South Goa, India. Established by Mahendra J. Alvares in 1995, Big Foot aims to preserve and showcase the traditional way of life and cultural heritage of Goa through its various exhibits, artifacts, and activities.

One of the main attractions of Big Foot Goa is its depiction of a traditional Goan village, complete with a variety of life-sized sculptures and installations that recreate scenes from rural Goan life. Visitors can wander through the village and explore different aspects of traditional Goan culture, including agriculture, pottery, fishing, weaving, and cuisine.

Another highlight of Big Foot is the depiction of ancient Goan customs and traditions, such as the Ganesh Festival and the Shigmo Parade, through colorful and intricately crafted statues and dioramas. Visitors can learn about the significance of these cultural celebrations and the role they play in Goan society.

In addition to its cultural exhibits, Big Foot Goa also features a handicraft center where local artisans demonstrate traditional Goan crafts such as pottery, coconut carving, and straw weaving. Visitors can watch these artisans at work and even purchase handmade souvenirs to take home.

One of the most famous attractions at Big Foot is the "Big Foot" sculpture itself, a massive footprint believed to belong to a mythical creature known as "Big Foot" or "Yeti." The sculpture has become a popular photo spot for visitors to the park.

Overall, Big Foot Goa offers a unique and immersive experience for visitors interested in learning about the rich cultural heritage of Goa. Whether it's exploring the traditional village, witnessing local artisans at work, or marveling at the intricate sculptures, a visit to Big Foot Goa promises to be both educational and entertaining.

Besides this arts museum, there is one more arts museum listed in Goa. You will find the exact location of Big Foot Goa on the map above. If you need any other information on Big Foot Goa that is not listed here, please call 0832 277 7034 or visit their website.

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