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Museu de la Ciencia i de la Tecnica de Catalunya

Rambla dEgara 270, 08221 Terrassa, Spain
+34 937 36 89 66
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Spactular modernism factory

One of the best example that this art was not only focus on houses or churches. It was also used in... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Ricard G
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Terrassa, Spain
Not bad at all...

We came here on purpose, to see the Leonardo da Vinci special exhibition. The collection was nice... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
rpicos
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Through former industrial textile manufacturing spaces and the spectacular architecture of this Modernist building the museum shows the evolution of scientific and technological advances in Catalonia, paying special attention to their industrial application and their effect on society.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“energy” (3 reviews)
“machinery” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM, 4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rambla dEgara 270, 08221 Terrassa, Spain
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

One of the best example that this art was not only focus on houses or churches. It was also used in factories or wineries (such el pinell de brai). Nowaddays it’s holding a good technnical musuem, mainly focus on ‘Energy’. The museum is very interesting,...More

Thank Ricard G
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We came here on purpose, to see the Leonardo da Vinci special exhibition. The collection was nice, but most of the artifacts were look-only and no touching allowed. This, going with children, is stressful for parents and children alike. The rest of the collections were...More

Thank rpicos
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

As the museum is in a former textile mill, it is logical that its main thrust is the production of textile, from the coal for the steam engine through finishing. One sees the machinery used in all phases. Yet, there's more, one being the history...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Lots of interactive fun things to do and touch or play wirh. Especially good for kids and adults with curious minds. Some of the exhibits went in perfect condition or went working correctly, but still entertaining.

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Reviewed 4 April 2015

This beautiful former textile factory (built in the Modernist style) is well worth a visit for anyone with an interest in fabric, factories and factory workers, or "things Catalan". Terrassa was once a major textile city and had the good sense to work some of...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2013

We visited the museum on a Sunday afternoon (first Sunday of the month is free) and were surprised at how big it was. There was a special exhibition on nanotechnology and another one on computers and all information was available in English. What we really...More

1  Thank PoisonedIvy
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