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Guitar History Museum

ul. Krzywa 4, Katowice 40-061, Poland
+48 601 669 717
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Fun and informative afternoon at the History of Guitars Museum

Found this place through TripAdvisor and we were delighted that we took the time to visit. It was... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Maisy20
via mobile
本当に最高!Worth visiting!

こんなに沢山の弦楽器がこの世にあっただなんて驚きです。またそれぞれの楽器のルーツを丁寧に説明下さり、とても興味深かったです。これからもコレクションは増えていくと仰っていたので、数年後に再訪したいです... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
佳 黒
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Yokohama, Japan
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Exhibition presents collection of necked plucked chordophones - lutes from the whole World. On most of the instruments it is possible to play with a company of two fascinates. A place full of tones, printings, stories, melodies... Entry after previous arrangement by phone.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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ul. Krzywa 4, Katowice 40-061, Poland
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+48 601 669 717
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Found this place through TripAdvisor and we were delighted that we took the time to visit. It was quick and easy to arrange a tour with the owner who was extremely proud of his collection and delighted to show us around, let us play the...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

こんなに沢山の弦楽器がこの世にあっただなんて驚きです。またそれぞれの楽器のルーツを丁寧に説明下さり、とても興味深かったです。これからもコレクションは増えていくと仰っていたので、数年後に再訪したいです。 I have never imagined that there are such many type of guitars in the world! The owner explained each historical and cultural ground in details and it was quite interesting. I want to visit again within a few years to see the additional collection!

Thank 佳 黒
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

I found out about the museum through a tripadvisor and I'm happy to visit it. It is really a special place where you can see different kinds of quitars and lutes from all around the world. The owner is a great quitar expert and he...More

Thank Tanja S
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

It was easy to arrange the time for a private tour via Facebook message. The owner made the tour very interesting with his knowledge of evolution of the Instruments. There were different kinds of guitars and lutes from all around the world! We could have...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Guitar History Museum is a very unique, really magic place created out of a real passion for guitar and playing! You can feel this love for music inside. Do not forget to insist on your guide to play for you!

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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Really interesting place and the owner is also a really nice person. The place is small but it's full of wonderful instruments. Recommended to everyone!

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

What a gem! Even if you're not a musician this is worth visiting. It's not a typical 'museum'. You spend an hour or two being shown and told about some of the 80 or so stringed instruments and can even have a little play. The...More

Thank Charliebay42
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

If you are a guitar player, music lover, or interested in the history of the guitar, this is the place to visit! For only $10 CAD PP, we had a personal tour which lasted almost 2 hours. The owner of the museum gave us the...More

Thank A1515
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Liked the exhibition very much which is not that big but there are a lot of guitars from all over the world which are definitely worth to visit!

Thank Attila1891
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Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

It was a real pleasure to spend an hour or so in this place. Museum is not very big, but there are lots of instruments. Pan Lešek (owner) told us stories, he let us play the instruments and that was super! And then he played...More

Thank Alena B
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