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little treasure

Stumbled upon this place in the Old Town, it is great for seeing how Benidorm started as a fishing... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Susan R
Glasgow, United Kingdom
quirky little museum of the sea

I was surprised to see this little museum surviving in what must be sought after retail space. not... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2016
helen h
Cumbria, United Kingdom
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  • Average15%
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3 Apr 2018
“little treasure”
9 Jun 2017
“Not for everyone (kids), but nice”
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Stumbled upon this place in the Old Town, it is great for seeing how Benidorm started as a fishing village, lots of interesting exhibits.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We went to see this in the afternoon after spending a pleasant while sitting around the sea front park in benidorm. It's a single room. The exhibits look to be personal possessions, lots of photos and albums, but a sign in English and Spanish saying...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 10 May 2017

A small but interesting museum of fishing life and boats easy access not far from the port and beach , nice cafes very near

Thank jonesjohn50
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Most unpretentious building on the way to the harbour. Have a look in, it's free and contains a fascinating glimpse of the fishing in the Benidorm area including models of the boats used and the tackle.

1  Thank Colin S
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Was walking past and saw it was open and free so wandered in for a look.WOW, it is excellent.Lots of items from decades ago when Benidorm was a fishing port including a detailed chart of which vessels were working there and where they moored in...More

1  Thank 5AnzioRob
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Well worth a visit, not sure of the opening times as seemed to be shut most times, but could be because we went at the wrong times. Really different and interesting, different exhibitions are held at various times and always worth popping in to see...More

1  Thank Shaun0113
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Genuine place with interesting things from the time Benidorm was a fishing village. Interesting was too to see the almadraba for fishing of tunas.

1  Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 19 April 2016

If you are at all interested in sea, fishing, boats, or the old history of the Benidorm area, this little free museum is worth seeing. It clearly must be supported by the town hall as there is no admission charge and the location close to...More

1  Thank PKChang8
Reviewed 19 February 2016

I was surprised to see this little museum surviving in what must be sought after retail space. not really a massive amount to see, but no entrance charge or anywhere I could see to make a donation. if you're at all interested in fishing and...More

1  Thank helen h
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