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The Municipal Museum

Vila Vella, Tossa de Mar, Spain
+34 972 34 01 08
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Cheap to enter at just 3 euros per head. There is an absence of English translation on some of the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
North Wales, United Kingdom
Worth a visit to the Municipal Museum

Its only 3 Euro's to visit this museum. The staff are not at all welcoming, a friendly "hola" or... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
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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.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good52%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Vila Vella, Tossa de Mar, Spain
+34 972 34 01 08
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Reviewed yesterday

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

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

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.

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.

Thank Karlina C
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.

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

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.

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

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

This art gallery in the former Governor's house is worth a visit if you are spending the day exploring the castle and surrounding areas.

1  Thank GlasGal549
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We visited museum following a lovely walk around the walled city. Museum mostly displayed paintings of Tossa de Mar. The exhibit I loved best was outside in the back garden with no access..... a statue of two dancing girls.....I think this should be cleaned up...More

Thank Grace592014
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