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Museo "Casa de la Canana"

Closed Now: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
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Very Interesting House

Museum in old houses in the village … fascinating history of the village and a wonderful insight... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mojacar, Spain
Insight into the past

My wife and I stumbled upon this museum by chance, glad we did the owners take great pride in what... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Torrevieja, Spain
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The house got its name from one of its dwellers, a person well known by all of the town, whose occupation, among other things, was selling tobacco and various goods of everyday needs. Visitors of this old house of Mojácar get a chance of making a...more
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Calle Esteve 6, 04638 Mojacar, Spain
+34 950 16 44 20
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All reviews restored house the owner local history personal tour shown round little gem mojacar pueblo fantastic insight who speaks excellent english his knowledge social media well worth a visit by chance his wife by accident the kitchen animals
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Museum in old houses in the village … fascinating history of the village and a wonderful insight into how people lived in the village over the ages Museum Guide was excellent and took us around

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank donalds951
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little guided tour that takes just over 30 minutes. Very fairly priced. Some steep stairs so probably not best suited to disabled visitors. My prior knowledge of the area somewhat conflicted with the knowledge of our guide, who quickly changed the subject when challenged,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Phil S
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stumbled upon this museum by chance, glad we did the owners take great pride in what they have achieved and their knowledge of the local history and culture is second to none. Whilst visiting Mojácar pueblo make sure this is on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sexbombstevie
Reviewed October 27, 2018

We visited this little gem in June 2018. Shown around by the justifiably proud owner. It is stunning, done with such love and dedication, very sensitively and beautifully. It was extremely interesting to see and hear of its history and restoration, how the inhabitants of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank angiemaryjoanna
Reviewed October 27, 2018

This museum is not to be missed; we were shown round by the enthusiastic owner, he & his wife have worked tirelessly to recreate times gone by with original furniture left by the last owners. He explained that neighbours had donated and he had trawled...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank susanl466
Reviewed September 22, 2018

I would definitely recommend the museum. The owner speaks excellent English and is extremely knowledgeable about all things Mojacar. Although I live in Mojacar I have never been before to the museum but will definitely be taking our next lot of visitors to see it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CandyandLucy
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting, an insight to how people lived in the past and history of majacar poeblo. The custodians were very friendly and informative. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carol O
Reviewed September 17, 2018

This little museum is well worth a visit. The owners live on the premises and are very enthusiastic about talking you through each room, the artifacts and the history behind them, You get a real sense of what it would have been like living there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This is a must if in the area. The tour takes about 45 min and is very interesting. You can buy gifts at the end. The owner speaks very good English and answers any questions you may have. I kept the ticket as a reminder...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank scooter1111111
Reviewed August 13, 2018

€2.50 per adult gains entry to a middle class house in the heart of old Mojacar Pueblo. This in itself is a lovely attraction to look around and admire how people used to live. Add to this the extremely interesting narrative given by the (English...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from WagonerFamily | Reviewed this property |
It looks like they have published updated hours on their website. Please ignore previous comment. They also have a facebook page, and respond to messages there. Monday and Thursdays: 10.30 to 14.30h. Tuesdays... More