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Museu d'Historia de Girona

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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A pleasant way to spend an hour or so

This museum has some interesting items. It does seem that they could have more about the actual... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2018
Girona, Spain
Informative museum

Really enjoyed our visit to this small museum. We were most interested in 20th century stuff and... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2018
Kate Y
Dundee, Scotland
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28 Nov 2018
“A pleasant way to spend an hour or so”
5 Jun 2018
“Informative museum”
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

This museum has some interesting items. It does seem that they could have more about the actual history of Girona.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank velagato
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Called in to pass an hour and learn about the city. However I gleaned more from the handouts in the foyer. A lot of the information boards are not in English and the most interesting times ie the Romans and civil war bombings are hardly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

The town museum is a good way of finding out the history of Girona from Roman times to the late C20th and is worth visiting to pass a morning. Certainly not very busy - there seemed to be more cleaning and maintenance staff than visitors....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michael K
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Really enjoyed our visit to this small museum. We were most interested in 20th century stuff and found this section of the museum to be very informative.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kate Y
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

A small museum telling the history of Girona. Not a lot to see but immaculately presented with commentary boards in English. Entrance only €4. You can then get a discount off of other museums in the group , so worth a detour to take advantage.

Date of experience: April 2018
Reviewed January 10, 2018

We visited here on the 27 December 2017 and received a great welcome from the young lady on reception, she explained very clearly, in English, how to interpret the museum and it’s artifacts. We found the museum very interesting and it gave one a good...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank sheilar578
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

This museum is much bigger than it first appears and is dedicated to Girona from pre history through Roman times to modern day. There are some lovely and ancient artefacts and a lot to take in. There are English (and other language) interpretation sheets in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank inoble
Reviewed July 8, 2017

We are history buffs, so we found a lot to like about this place. If we did not have a grounding in Catalan history, we'd have been overwhelmed by this jumble of lead soldiers, automobiles, flags, iron angels, and mosaic murals. One of us uses...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Rebrites
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Extra friendly and helpful lady in reception but place it self did not offer anything if you can't read Catalan. Lady told that English texts are coming this year.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Timo1976_Fin
Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Nice place where you can learn about how the city was developed. Many interestan legends around this nice city

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Paco F
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