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Real Casa de la Moneda

Calle Moneda s/n, 40003 Segovia, Spain
+34 921 47 51 09
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Nice Change! (Pun intended)

Some people can get a bit weary of so many churches and cathedrals etc. in Spain - so this is a... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Susan V
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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This museum is the result of a full renovation of the old mint. Lots of information with some... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
mini_d51
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Sydney, Australia
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Real Casa de Moneda (Royal Mint) The visit to the Real Casa de Moneda (Royal Mint) invites you to learn the thrilling history of this building built by Felipe II. You will learn about the minting processes which were used here over three hundred years in the fabrication of money.
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Calle Moneda s/n, 40003 Segovia, Spain
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Some people can get a bit weary of so many churches and cathedrals etc. in Spain - so this is a nice change. Outside the city but not very far and in a lovely quiet setting. Definitely get an English guide if you need one....More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This museum is the result of a full renovation of the old mint. Lots of information with some original and some recreated artefacts. Admission is free on Wednesday. There is a audio visual information area on site about the Aqueduct which was quite interesting.

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The Real Casa de la Moneda is a short walk downhill outside the old town. You can see it from the viewpoint by the Alcazar and it looks a long way off but it only takes about a ten minute walk to. When we visited...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

This excellent little museum is free on Wednesdays. It’s a former Royal Mint dating back to the 16th century, and has recently had a lot of money spent on its restoration – a great little irony, methinks. Its layout has been carefully considered, and we...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Good displays and exhibits tracing the making of coins in the recently refurbished mint. Plenty of information in English so the audio guide isn't essential. I particularly liked the working replicas and outside water wheels. There is also a secluded garden and an exhibition about...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This is the mint, powered by water flow . And the restoration has been done very nice. We stayed till closing. Really could have been an Other hour. If you like original mechanical functionality of devices Then this is for you.

Thank MarshallGulch
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

We have booked a room in the museum complex which was the old mint on the banks of the river, below the Alcazar & next to the Monastery. The checkin process was a little difficult due to lack of signage and language however all sorted...More

Thank 188petere
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

A beautifully restored gem of industrial history. Great exhibition with good videos and audio guide. Wish I had allowed more time - you need 1 1/2 at least. Aqueduct interpretation centre is included and is excellent.

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

Had a lovely walk down from the old town and the Royal Mint has been beautifully restored. The museum was excellent and the exhibits well laid out. Helpful having the audio phones. Also enjoyed the display on the Aquaduct.

Thank Redward1947
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

The buildings of the museum occupy a beautiful spot on the river, which is why the mint was established there some centuries ago. The renovation of the mint has included the water-wheels that originally ran the machines that made the coins. The museum is spacious...More

Thank LSchmitt42
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