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Museu d'Historia de la Ciutat

Carrer de la Forca 27, 17004 Girona, Spain
+34 972 22 22 29
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Very Welcoming Attraction

We visited here on the 27 December 2017 and received a great welcome from the young lady on... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Sheila R
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Everything you need to know about Gironas history

This museum is much bigger than it first appears and is dedicated to Girona from pre history... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
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  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
10 Jan 2018
“Very Welcoming Attraction”
4 Aug 2017
“Everything you need to know about Gironas history”
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Carrer de la Forca 27, 17004 Girona, Spain
+34 972 22 22 29
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Reviewed 10 January 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

Thank Sheila R
Reviewed 5 August 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

1  Thank inoble
Reviewed 8 July 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

Thank Rebrites
Reviewed 6 July 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.

Thank Timo1976_Fin
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

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

1  Thank Paco F
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The museum is modern and accessible. However, if you don't read Catalan there is not enough explanation of the many interesting things on exhibit. The building is very interesting (a former monastery) and the exhibits well presented. But, unfortunately we could not appreciate the City's...More

Thank frtravler
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Girona is a fantastic city, small and very romantic. I am not into museums but this one is a good starting point. Once you get to know the museum which is very rich in history, go all over the city!

Thank Julie O
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Firstly, we didn't know about the TiquetM6 Museum Pass which gets you half price off the other 5 once you've paid full at the first: we would have done more museums if we'd known! This museum is a bit of a curate's egg, they've attempted...More

Thank BCAussie
Reviewed 4 July 2015

It only cost us like 2 euro to get in with the Girona museum pass (since we already paid full price at the Jewish museum). The museum is poorly laid out, confusing. One floor has English pamphlets and the next floor is only in Catalan....More

1  Thank Mrsgoofington
Reviewed 29 June 2015

If you love history this is the place for you. Make sure you leave at least 2 hours to work your way through both the underground ruins where you can walk through the old streets of Barcelona and the displays upstairs. Whilst not as awe...More

Thank Samantha_Carl
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