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Review of Museo de la Rioja

Museo de la Rioja
Ranked #8 of 36 things to do in Logrono
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Reviewed 24 March 2018

A wonderful museum that has items of local interests. Well appointed and I enjoyed it very much. I highly recommend you visit!

Thank markreilly282
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"nice museum"
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Make sure that you have your passport with you because you need to show it to gain entry to this fine museum, you also need a 1€ coin to put your bags etc into . This is not about Rioja wine but about the history of the region from pre historic to modern times , all the explanation boards are in English and the videos are very good , this is a must for history lovers . It is located very close to Calle del Laurel (the pintxos/tapas streets) and it is free .

1  Thank phillipg601
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Nicely maintained facility with a lot of history from the region with completely free access. Every area has a video explanation professionaly recorded.

Thank Higinio R
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Beautifully presented, the information ranged from prehistoric to the twentieth century. The only area that I felt was a bit neglected was the period of the Moors, otherwise I enjoyed the story of the area unfolding.

Thank JudyBArt
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Just in case the name of this museum puts people off, perhaps I should clarify that it is not about wine! It charts the history of the Rioja region from stone age until the 19th Century and is situated in a rather nice old palace.

The exhibits include some top quality items and paintings and the whole place is very well set out. Most importantly, the information boards include English translations, and the audio visual displays, which are very good, have English subtitles.

Certainly well worth a visit.

And a reminder - you need your passport to gain free entry and you also need a 1Euro coin for the locker to put any bags away.

1  Thank johnhouston2
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