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Museo Municipal de Arte Taurino

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Bullfighting museum

I chanced upon this small museum after visiting the nearby Zoco Municipal (El Zoco). I was taking a... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
LG_Kay
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Singapore, Singapore
Different Than Most Museums

This museum honours both the bull and the bullfighter that enter the arena. Historical information... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Bross24
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Ketchum, Idaho
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

OK, if you hate the whole concept of bullfighting, don’t go here. However if you are open minded enough to want to learn more about the history (it goes back 1000 years) and more about the bulls and how they are raised, it is worth...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

I chanced upon this small museum after visiting the nearby Zoco Municipal (El Zoco). I was taking a rest at the courtyard where the iconic bull statue is located. I saw a few tour groups dropping by just to take a photo with the bull...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

This museum honours both the bull and the bullfighter that enter the arena. Historical information on famous fighters, several heads mounted on the walls of their defeated advoserries (all bulls), videos, sculptures, posters and paintings. A very interesting small museum for those with diversified interests.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

I visited this museum about bullfighting when a thunderstorm was threatening the feasibility of outdoor activities without umbrellas. I had witnessed a bullfight on a previous visit to Spain, so I was interested to see how they would tackle the ‘corrida’ de toros.’ The museum...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this by accident. Obviously if you’re vehemently anti bull fighting then it’s not the place for you, but it gives a real understanding of the culture and tradition behind the sport. There a useful QR codes under the displays (which are in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Even if you don't approve of bullfighting, this museum presents a splash of its long and fascinating history.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

The is an excellent example of explaining the sport, culture,and the art of "Bullfighting" in Spain. The traditions that it encompasses and the dedication to raising the bulls the proper way, and training of the Matadors in their performances are impressive. Should you have any...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Ok, so I naively didn't realise that bulls were actually killed in a bull fight. I know, I know! It's just never been something that I've ever really given any thought to! So, we trotted (possibly not the best term) on in to this museum....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

You don't have to like bullfighting but they help you appreciate the art and culture behind bullfighting. The museum staff was incredibly polite and considerate and would play the videos in your chosen language. There was a lot of pride and craftsmanship within the design...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank EFAH
Reviewed 15 May 2017

For all of those (and me) that don't understand the art of bullfighting, you need to visit this Museum! It will make you second guess any negative thoughts that you may have had about it. Enough said!

Date of experience: May 2017
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