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Free museum providing an excellent view of Teruel's History

This is a very good free local museum offering a floor of exhibits on life in Teruel, and floors on... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
David B
El Barco de Avila, Spain

Although it is not one of the most visited sites in Teruel, it is really worth visiting. It has... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
Teruel, Spain
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Plaza Fray Anselmo Polanco 3, 44001 Teruel, Spain
+34 978 60 01 50
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is a very good free local museum offering a floor of exhibits on life in Teruel, and floors on prehistoric, Iberian, Roman and Moslem Teruel. Exhibits were excellent and the films on each floor were very good indeed. There was also a temporary exhibit...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Although it is not one of the most visited sites in Teruel, it is really worth visiting. It has permanent exhibitions (Roman mosaics, an old pharmacy, etc.) and there are usually interesting temporary exhibitions on the ground floor. On the top floor there is a...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

The museum was free of charge at the day we went in (I am not sure if it always free of charge) On 4 floors you can find different discoveries from centuries. From pots (broken and rebuilt) over waepons to a complete installes pharmacie you...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Karsten2310
Reviewed 13 May 2016

We learned a lot about this area's long history from early man, Roman, Visigoth, and Medieval times. We were given a proper English brochure to walk the 4 floors of excellent displays; Iron Age implements, Roman mosaics/amphora, early farming tools, and even a Bourgeois dollhouse....More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Gene R J
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

We were lucky to be in Teruel during a photography festival and this museum hosted one of the best collections I have seen of the Spanish photographer Forcano. It was a real treat and free. The museum itself has a lovely, small collection and we...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

We mostly went there for the view you have from the roof top terrace. Sadly, the day we went, the terrace was filled by a huge air tube which was supposed to be art, but which blocked every possible view. The museum however is nice...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Miriam P
Reviewed 25 November 2014

Reading some articles of Teruel before we came, we wanted to spend some hours in this museum to get the "right" information about this small city, making a change during the Spanish civil war, with one of the biggest battles during the war, killing more...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Tor S
Reviewed 9 October 2014

If you want to while away an hour in Teruel the Museo is the place to go. Lots of exhibits from the Iberian and Cartheginian eras. All in Spanish so those without the lingo will have to guess a bit. Like all provincial museums in...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We were staying in the Teruel area for a couple of days on our way up to Normandy. We had a tourist day in Teruel and viewed this very pleasant hillside city. The real discovery of the day was the town museum located in a...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank SHShaw
Reviewed 3 June 2012

Excellent regional museum with artifacts, beautifully displayed, from the prehistoric to the modern era.

Date of experience: May 2012
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