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Museu de la Tecnica de l'Emporda

Calle Fossos No 12, 17600, Figueres, Spain
+34 972 50 88 20
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Highly recommend if you are at all interested in history of technology!

As other reviewers have stated, this place is extraordinary and one of a kind. I'm confident that... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
HuntressCA
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Los Angeles, CA
A lot of gems in this collection

Worth visiting for adults and kids. Couple that holds museum is amazing. Lady speaks many languages... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Flora2013_13
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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“three floors” (2 reviews)
“guided tour” (2 reviews)
“technology” (5 reviews)
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Calle Fossos No 12, 17600, Figueres, Spain
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+34 972 50 88 20
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

As other reviewers have stated, this place is extraordinary and one of a kind. I'm confident that its collection rivals any technology collection in museums in major cities. It is only a question of time until a curator in London or NYC or Paris or...More

1  Thank HuntressCA
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Worth visiting for adults and kids. Couple that holds museum is amazing. Lady speaks many languages and does guided tours.

Thank Flora2013_13
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

This won't be of interest to everyone - but the husband and wife who curated this collection of mechanical marvels do a fine job of sharing their love for these objects. You get a one to one guided tour - in French or Spanish -...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Everyone comes for Dali but this is another gem. Look carefully for opening hours - we had to return a second time to find it open. World class collection - just staggering. Particularly if you are in age range 40-80 this will be technology you...More

1  Thank WolfgangPolcheski
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

This was a one-of-a-kind experince, and all for only 3 euros. You need to email the museum to set an appointment. They respond very quickly. For that very low price you get a personalized guided tour by the museum owner, and she is fantastic. I'm...More

1  Thank Claude L
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

If you are the sort of person who likes looking at old typewriters and other office equipment, sewing machines, grandfather clocks, scooters, bicycles etc etc, you can spend a very happy hour or two in this technological Aladdin's cave. We were given a fascinating tour...More

Thank AlisonCl
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Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

I believe the greatest advantage of this museum is owner of the collection who provides guided tours. All her life she collected different machines and now she is explaining histories and peculiarities about all different things. I mean this is just AMAZING to see all...More

1  Thank Olga G
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

This technical museum contains a whole floor of typewriters and a floor of sewing machines from the earliest and the most unusual .It has also many other antique machines highly recommended

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Reviewed 26 April 2015

As the title says, this attraction is currently only accessible by appointment. Needless to say, we didn't have one.

1  Thank Dunky4
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Reviewed 6 October 2014

We were visiting Figueres and discovered this lovely museum full of technology of yesteryear, some that I remember using! The staff on reception spoke English and provided a information sheet in English. The museum in set on three floors and there was exciting things on...More

1  Thank Sheila R
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