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Museu de l'Anxova i de la Sal

Avenida Francesc Macia, 1, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
+34 972 77 68 15
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All you ever need to know about anchovies

This is a small museum but very interesting. English texts were available. I really enjoyed it and... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
cassiopeia86
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Brno, Czech Republic
nice evocation of l'Escala and anchovies industry

warm welcome. video is excellent and multilingual. good to better understand the city and its... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
jmcarre
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Rhone-Alpes, France
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  • Average24%
  • Poor1%
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6 Sep 2017
“All you ever need to know about anchovies”
2 Sep 2016
“nice evocation of l'Escala and anchovies industry”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Avenida Francesc Macia, 1, 17130 L'Escala, Spain
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is a small museum but very interesting. English texts were available. I really enjoyed it and there was a degree of interactive materials. Sadly, no tasting. It also houses a tourist information centre.

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

warm welcome. video is excellent and multilingual. good to better understand the city and its citizens.

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Reviewed 19 October 2015

At first glance a museum about anchovies may not look interesting but after our visit I was enthralled about the history. On arrival the lady on the front desk recommended the route around the museum and set up the opening film to play in English...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2015

Learn about the village people's life since beginning of century. Video to complement the small museum display. Must go and visit on a rainy day.

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Reviewed 18 September 2015

Interesting museum about the thriving port of L'Escala and its anchovy business. Sometimes it is free of charge entry on special holidays

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Reviewed 19 May 2015

My wife and I buy anchovies by the pound and love eating them. Brands of L'Escala are great in terms of taste of their fish and I was pleased to see a bit of that history. Hard work, and tough people is what the Museum...More

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