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Fallas Museum

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Address: Plaza de Monteolivete 4, Valencia, Spain
Phone Number: (34) 96-352-5478
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Description: This museum features locally made life-sized sculptures.
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Went round with a Valencian tour guide who spoke perfect English, and gave us some entertaining and amusing stories about the displays. Don't know how we got the guide as it was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Went round with a Valencian tour guide who spoke perfect English, and gave us some entertaining and amusing stories about the displays. Don't know how we got the guide as it was part of a trip, but well worth it as she also took us around many other sites of interest and explained a lot about he local history. Excellent... More 

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Johor Bahru District, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

The museum shows the dolls of fallas but unfortunately no explanation in English was given. Quite a number of interesting figurines there. You could request for them to play a video in English explaining feria de fallas.

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Zurgena, Spain
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107 reviews 107 reviews
34 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

The Valencia "Fallas" is one of Spain's great festivals and this museum celebrates that. Free entry allows you to view two floors of very skilled and generally amusing carvings.

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Nice, France
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The fallas are are spectacle like few I've ever seen. And once you've experienced them, it would really be a shame not to spend some time at the fallas museum featuring the winners from years past, an awesome display of human creativity, imagination and talent.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Free entry on Sat and Sunday. While away an hour looking at the models on view. I found the history of the posters the most interesting aspect. Shame not one bit of information in English, I would have liked to buy a replica poster but nothing on sale. On a cool day or finding yourself at a lose end, take... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I looked at reviews before I went and the more negative ones seemed based on a lack of understanding of what the museum is. Let's start by saying if you do not know what Fallas is, don't bother. If you have been and/or have interest in the history of the festival, the museum is very interesting. We went at the... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

If you come to Valencia for Las Fallas, this museum is a perfect way to supplement the experience. This museum houses a ninot from each year's winning falla, and you'll also learn about the history, the traditions, and the artistic process. Located right accross the street from the Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, make sure to come on... More 

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Traverse City, Michigan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This museum has photos, statues and posters of this celebration starting in the 19th century There are portraits of the queens, lists of the artists and winning fallas Once you have experienced this event, go to the museum to get some of the history. Nothing is in English but it didn't matter.

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Trollhattan, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

As a fallas lover this museum is great, both my son and I really like fallas, and as we lived in Valencia for 8 years we've experienced fallas a few times. If you never saw fallas it might be a bit hard to imagine what it's really like, but the entrance to this museum is cheap and more worth than... More 

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Catral, Spain
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

For 2 euros each including a small guide we had a very interesting morning walking around the Fallas museum. From every year you could see how the art and the history of spain was changing. There are some amusing statues, some topical , nautical too, but all standing with a sense of pride that defines Spain. Please go. Cheaper than... More 

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