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Fallas Museum

Plaza de Monteolivete 4, Valencia, Spain
(34) 96-352-5478
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Ranked #36 of 152 Attractions in Valencia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
Description: This museum features locally made life-sized sculptures.
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Perth, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Great to see replicas of past Fallas Ninots and artwork, not particularly informative if you don't speak Spanish however. No translations of exhibits provides.

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Estepa, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

If you are planning a trip to Valencia, book well in advance to be here for the best party in Spain.If its not possible,combine your visit to the science park with a visit to the 'Fallas Museum' They are at the same location and the museum is hidden behind a church.I will let my pictures show what to expect. Each... More

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L'Alfas del Pi, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Nice to see how they made naturally looking figures, just to set them on fire eeach year. The best ones are spared from cremation and kept in this museum.

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Portland, Maine
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

For the visitor who has missed the March festival, this is a great way to see exactly what it is that this community spends all year fund raising for, then painstakingly creates and then burns to the ground amid the loud banks of thousands of fire crackers. Sundays admission is free. I nicely organized museum lets visitors see the ninots... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

If you are interested in Fallas then you must, repeat must visit this museum, it is well laid out, fascinating and colourful.

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Valencia, Spain
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Impressive works with those winners of every year. It's worth to spend some time with it.

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Singapore, Singapore
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87 reviews 87 reviews
40 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

This museum is 1 of the most whimsical museums I have ever been to. I visited the museum during fallas week & admission is free during this time. Although there is no English explanation, the ninots speak a thousand words. The ninots of falleros, mythical creatures, common Valencian folks depict life in valencia throughout the ages & the Valencian satirical... More

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Sydney, Australia
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

While the figures are too small and not burning, this does a great job of showing the pride and passion that goes into making the figures each year that will be burned in the festival. Worth a look.

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Novi Sad, Serbia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

This place is great fun! Children were amazed by puppets.It takes a while to see all around if you want enjoy everything.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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210 reviews 210 reviews
38 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

It was a shame there were no English write ups and we weren't aware of any English guides. Therefore must learn more Spanish! It is a lovely museum and the detail of the exhibits is amazing. Very interesting to see how this tradition has developed over so many years, the posters were also good. Definitely missing a marketing opportunity as... More

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