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Museo del Perfume (Museum of Perfume)

Address: Passeig de Gracia, 39, 08007 Barcelona, Spain (Eixample)
Phone Number: 93 216 01 21 - 93 216 01 46
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Ranked #645 of 1,108 things to do in Barcelona
Type: Museums
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Constanta, Romania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Expected smth else besides small perfume bottles....lots of them. Anyway, interesting and worth visiting

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Odessa, Ukraine
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

It's not a museum as advertised, just an ordinary perfume shop. Doesn't worth the visit except you wanna buy some perfumes.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

You pay €5 to get in and there's no information, no real order to the bottles, no sense of organisation. The staff in the shop seemed to find us a hindrance. They do have a phenomenal collection of bottles but it's completely disorganised and underdeveloped. What little information they do have is in Catalan and even for someone fluent in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013 via mobile

I really enjoyed the perfume museum,as it takes you nicely through the history of perfumes. However,it is not the easiest to find (back of a perfume shop) and it would really be much better with more text explaining individual pieces. Otherwise worth a visit!

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Moscow, Russia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

This museum is a bit hard to locate, moreover, it occupies a back room in a perfume shop. When you enter it, you find yourself in a new world where centuries are neatly arranged on glass shelves in the form of various perfume containers. From the VIth century BC till nowadays - all is there! Small it may be, but... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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31 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

We had trouble finding this 'museum' as we didn't realise it was a room at the back of a perfume shop, and had walked past the shop many times! A member of staff must have seen our puzzled faces as we struggled to locate the museum, and she kindly led us to the office where we paid entry to a... More 

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Stratford On Avon UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

A stunning collection of thousands of perfumes in beautiful bottles. Many many collections of old and hardly known perfumes. A must for anyone who loves perfume. I cnnot believe the previous comment `don't bother' - morons!! - what more could anyone want to see?! Well worth the £5.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

This is a small exhibit not a museum. There are lots of bottles of perfume Throughout the ages in glass cases. All on one room you could walk around in 1 minute. Entrance is €5. You walk through the shop pay some guy €5 each and they open the door to the room. If we had seem how small the... More 

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