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Museo de Galera

Calle Carrachila S/N, 18840 Galera, Spain
+34 958 73 92 76
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Small museum but full of interesting things

We stayed in Galera and visited this museum on our last night in the area, around 8pm. It obviously... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
Hazy774
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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A start point to explore the region

We arrived just 20 min before the close but the woman working at this moment went very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
MarcoRojo
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Portugal
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16 Sep 2016
“Small museum but full of interesting things”
4 Sep 2016
“A start point to explore the region”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Calle Carrachila S/N, 18840 Galera, Spain
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+34 958 73 92 76
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Galera and visited this museum on our last night in the area, around 8pm. It obviously isn't a busy place (the man on the front desk had to turn the lights on for us specially!) but it's really well worth a visit-...More

1  Thank Hazy774
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

We arrived just 20 min before the close but the woman working at this moment went very friendly and gave us a lot usefull information about the museum and the local. It is a big museum but is a important point to strat your trip...More

Thank MarcoRojo
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This tiny museum in Galera holds the 4,000 year old remains of a man and his child that was found at the necropolis (that you can also visit) Totally fascinating? He still has hair, bracelets on his wrists and leather laces around his ankles! His...More

Thank Lozandpaul
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

This little museum has a very good explanation of how the life used to be in the area. The explanation done by Maria Angeles were very good. Also they have on display an old mummy found in one of the caves in Castellon Alto. Worth...More

Thank aida f
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Reviewed 7 September 2014

This tiny museum in the pretty town of Galera houses the 2nd oldest mummy in Europe!!! The entrance fee is just €2 for adults and €1 for children .. a bargain to see this amazing find ... a 4000-yr-old mummy complete with hair, skin, etc....More

2  Thank Almeria2000
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Reviewed 3 April 2014

You can arrange a visit to the excavation site up on hill to see early civilisation remains. Brilliant to see. Museum links in with this site findings.

2  Thank Pauline S
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