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Film Museum (Museu del Cinema)

C/ Sequia 1, 17001 Girona, Spain
+34 972 41 27 77
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A story about storytelling

I was happy to find myself spending well over an hour there. I’ll give you the overall story... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Oulu, Finland
Enjoyable family visit

We loved this, small, informative and interactive with 11 & 13 yr olds. The 47 yr olds loved it... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jo S
Pontypool, United Kingdom
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“moving image” (8 reviews)
“early days” (5 reviews)
C/ Sequia 1, 17001 Girona, Spain
+34 972 41 27 77
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was happy to find myself spending well over an hour there. I’ll give you the overall story: Beginning with shadow puppetry, figuring out how light and lenses work, towards animations, and then the movies, home movies, and in the end the television. I suppose...More

Thank VanskiFreddy
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved this, small, informative and interactive with 11 & 13 yr olds. The 47 yr olds loved it too! Easy to find, helpful staff.

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was deceptively large inside, lots of exhibits dating right from the very early days of film making right up to the modern day. Some interesting props and costumes from films and bits to play with and interact with which is always good for...More

Thank AmyGeorgina
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My title just about says it all really. It's not huge but it does have some wonderful exhibits that will inspire both kids and grown ups. There isn't a huge amount to do in Girona apart from eat, drink and people-watch, so this offers a...More

2  Thank RichTea547
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

In a prominent position on Carrer de la Sequia this is probably the most unusual of Gironas museums as it focuses on the entire history of the moving image. It is set in a clean modern building with some really great and surprising pieces and...More

Thank inoble
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Clever museum covering the history of film. There is lot's to see and interact with in multiple languages, including Spanish (obviously) and English. The staff are great and recognising that we were English the set the film introducing the exhibit to English for us which...More

1  Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Well laid out Museum. Lots of exhibits and a few hands on items. Was a nice way to spend what was a very hot afternoon on the outside, but cool in the museum. Reasonable entrance fees. €5pp less for students but proof must be shown...More

1  Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

On a quick day trip to Girona, the wife and I stopped in for what we thought would be a dinky little museum and boy were we shocked! Great time!

Thank Marty J
Reviewed 22 May 2017

A bit of a hidden gem...Well laid out with plenty of interactive exhibits. A fascinating insight into the early days of movies and how they developed during the early 20th century. Great value and useful if the weather isn't kind

1  Thank sonnetpete
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We visit museums in poor weather,, we had some rain which allowed us to really enjoy this museum. Its superb for anyone interested in film or camera the whole place is superbly done with a magnificent collection all in good condition. Interactive stuff for kids...More

1  Thank fussy011
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