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Gibraltar Museum

Off Main Street, Gibraltar
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Ranked #8 of 29 attractions in Gibraltar
Type: Museums
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UK
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Very informative and worth the money and time. Sweet venue and close location Really adds value to your stay the more you understand about this community

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
10 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

For just £2, you get to see a 15 minute video on the history of Gibraltar, loads of interesting exhibits, photographs and paintings from Venitian to current day, and the Moorish baths beneath the building. From Neanderthal woman to a mummy, cannonballs to historic food packets, everything was well labelled and laid out. We expected more on World War II... More

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60 reviews 60 reviews
31 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Nice little museum, a film about the history of Gibraltar before we started looking around, it's a bit of a maze but really interesting and all for an entrance price of £2

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Chipperfield, United Kingdom
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100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We enjoyed our visit to this 'warren' of a museum which is spread over three floors. It's just around the corner from the cathedral and it was interesting to find out about the history of Gibraltar. I recommend a visit. Lots of stairs.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Very good little museum and all for £2, bargain! Lots of stairs inside though so not easily accessible

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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33 attraction reviews
441 helpful votes 441 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

On Saturday 17th May the Museum had an open day and we went in for a few hours and marveled at the fantastic history and artifacts on display. We sat and watched films for approx 25 mins which showed the early history of Gibraltar. Well worth a visit.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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80 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

It is worth a few hours especially if you are into history. A small fee is charged. This is an important part of the Gibraltar visit ! I do recommend it !

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Durham
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35 reviews 35 reviews
4 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Lots of interesting stuff crammed in here, wish I'd had longer to stay. Interesting video to watch too.

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Leicester - UK
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60 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Set just off Main St this reminded me of the similar museum in Jersey. A short film gives you a grounding of how the geography was formed over 200k years and how its people have endured countless events both positive and negative. There are so many eras that have happened to Gib each with a different character and the museum... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I'm surprised anyone goes in as the woman serving is so miserable. Any question or any verbal exchange is met in the most miserable manner by the lady serving. Maybe she was having a bad day, I suppose we all have them. The museum is having building work done outside but it didn't trouble us inside. There's a short film... More

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