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Roman remains particularly interesting

Revisited after one year, and still enjoyed the climb up the hill, and the info on the history of... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
Patricia M
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Skegness
Historical museum in the town

The Municipal Museum is the main museum located in the Vila Vella (old town) in the center, between... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2018
AlbertSalichs
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Manresa, Spain
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This museum contains modern works of art done by artists who frequented the area in the 1930s, as well as an important archaeological section that places man in Tossa from the Paleolithic era.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Vila Vella, Tossa de Mar, Spain
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Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

The Municipal Museum is the main museum located in the Vila Vella (old town) in the center, between the beach and the Castle, in Tossa de Mar, one of the most beautiful towns in the well-known Costa Brava, in Girona region, in Catalonia. In the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 22 December 2017

A small museum but they used their space to best advantage. There was a variety of paintings, pencil sketches, sculptures, and glassware, as well as some artefacts and mosaic pieces from the Roman era. The paintings were all very nicely framed too. A peaceful way...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Cheap to enter at just 3 euros per head. There is an absence of English translation on some of the exhibits which is annoying. They say it takes 1.5 hours to get around but with just half a dozen small rooms and limited items it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Sousxie
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Its only 3 Euro's to visit this museum. The staff are not at all welcoming, a friendly "hola" or "hello" wouldnt go amiss. Very disappointing in that respect. That said, there is lots to see from early roman influence up to modern artist.. Very peaceful....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RussellEngland
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The entrance fee was very cheap. The lady at the desk was extremely miserable. No translations at all. Surprising as there are many nationalities who visit this area.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank choosee
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Reasonably priced to enter- 3 euro and houses art and items from the roman ruins. Considering it's all we paid to go into it was worth it.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank karlinac2015
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Museum is located in Villa Vela (Old Town) and have paintings, roman mosaic, ceramic and glass and sculptures. Small museum but very nice for visit.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank pifdark
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a pretty museum within the castle wall at the top of Vila Vella. Very reasonable entrance fee. Well laid out. Interesting Roman pieces but the main thing for me were the paintings - Modern art put together since it openen in 1935. ARCHAELOGY:...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank djthomas
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Revisited after one year, and still enjoyed the climb up the hill, and the info on the history of Tossa in the museum. It's worth climbing up the hill for the view alone.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The Museum is in the old town, it's of gothic style, situated in the Governors house, inside the Vila Vella enceinte; it was a residence of governors of Tossa ot the monaster Santa Maria di Ripoli; to see and admire many paintings from spanish and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Manuela L
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