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Pau Casals Museum

Opens in 9 min: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Truly inspiring

I visited this small museum on the seaside near El Vendrell for the second time, and again I was... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Lidwien S
via mobile
stunning memory of the great man

exceptional biography of Casals, his life and his music. His home has been turned into a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
colin t
Pezenas, France
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The Pau Casals Museum is one of the finest European museums dedicated to a musician. If offers a regular program of activities and services for general public throughout the year and has a gift shop, garden and a restaurant with sea views. Housed in...more
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Avenida Palfuriana, 67 | Playa de Sant Salvador, 43880 El Vendrell, Spain
+34 977 68 42 76
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I visited this small museum on the seaside near El Vendrell for the second time, and again I was impressed and inspired. The visuals and music are stunning. The museum is set in an awesome building with art and furniture. I did not know Casals...More

1  Thank Lidwien S
Reviewed 9 September 2017

exceptional biography of Casals, his life and his music. His home has been turned into a wonderful life museum

Thank colin t
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A very nice and interesting museum. Entry prices are pretty high, given that it is, in fact, a very small exhibition. But if you are around, we would still do it, because presentation and content is very lovely and well thought through

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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

For fans of the great cellist Pablo Casals, this is a good museum to see if you are in the vicinity of Sant Salvador, near Barcelona. It is not a 'must' and on the sleepy Sunday when I visited, none of the video or audio...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Quaint museum about a man of principal who fought through music and peaceful methods to combat Franco, The museum tastefully shows Casals tactic to get the western democracies to discontinue their support for ally and dictator Franco

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Pau Casals turns out to have been the Bono of his day,possibly the greatest cellist of all time and dedicated to Peace in an world that was challenged over 2 WWs and many other causes. What a great museum and an incredible site.

1  Thank James A
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This modern exhibition is small but well laid out in memory of the areas favo Just a shame that due to political reasons in Spain he had to spend so much time away.rite son.

1  Thank RickyCardiff
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We were in the area or we would not have made the stop at this place. It was interesting learning a bit about Casals and the home he had built.

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Went here with friends yesterday after not being here since its birth some 15 years ago. It is is even better than before with a wonderful restaurant on the beach in San Salvador a short car ride or train ride from Barcelona away. This is...More

1  Thank Allansha
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This is a hidden star in spain. This museum honoring the greatest cellist of all time I a compendium of his life and the time he lived in. Located next to the med on some four groups grounds with a restaurant , library and museum...More

1  Thank Allansha
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