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Museo Episcopal de Vic

Address: Plaza Bisbe Oliba 3, 08500 Vic, Spain
Phone Number: +34 938869360
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Ranked #2 of 15 things to do in Vic
Type: History museums, Art museums, Museums
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Type: History museums, Art museums, Museums

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Illinois, USA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Well installed medieval collections. Very helpful and friendly staff. Temporary exhibits that complement the permanent collection. Nicely designed building and exhibit rooms.

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Ottawa, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

This museum has an extraordinary collection of religious romanesque artifacts equal to that of the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya in Barcelona.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
34 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

If you like Romanesque and medieval art, which admittedly isn't everyone's cup of tea, then I suspect that there is no better place to go than this. It was beautifully displayed, beautifully lit and some truly fabulous works. There are a number of amusing devils, sleeping soldiers etc to perhaps keep children amused too. The building itself was beautiful -... More 

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New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Surprisingly extensive collection of mostly medieval and Romanesque art salvaged from the churches and monasteries of the area. Some of the art work seems startlingly modern.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

A beautifully designed museum by the cathedral with an excellent collection of romanesque and medieval art excellently displayed. Perhaps the best collection of its kind in Catalunya. Definitely worth seeing if you have any interest at all in the history of the area.

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