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Address: Faro de Tossa, Tossa de Mar, Spain
Phone Number: 972 34 33 59
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Roman finds and paintings

This small museum has some finds going back to Roman times, but is mostly paintings by local artists. It is more of a curiosity than really interesting, though some of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

This small museum has some finds going back to Roman times, but is mostly paintings by local artists. It is more of a curiosity than really interesting, though some of the paintings are attractive.

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Burgas Province, Bulgaria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Perhaps the visiting of the museum is for those, who are interesting in the marine navigation. Unfortunately I am not one of them and the visit was a little boring for me. I recommend to take a cup of coffee, a cold beer or a glass of wine at the small restaurant in front of the museum, right above the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The museum sits under the wall of the castle and will cost a few euros entrance. There are a few Roman and medieval items on display but mainly the museum has a small collection of paintings. There does not seem to be any theme and the small leaflet does not go into details. However some of the items do have... More 

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Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Entry fee of €3 paid for admission to a museum that seemed to be in the throes of being dismantled. Three artistic videos with little information formed the bulk of the exhibit. A room of interesting objects was lacking explanations. The museum had no toilet and a grumpy cashier. Ten minutes worth. Save your money and go to the municipal... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Pity TripAdviser does not give opportunity to add a photo - the beaches are cosy and fantastic I hope whem TA approves this review this option becomes available. Better to see once than to read twice

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

A novel way of showing the history of lighthouses, and associated stuff, as I found out when I read about it after our visit. Can't help feeling that it should have been better explained at the time - guidebook, English narrative, posters, information boards .... anything!! Or maybe I missed something? Visually quite stunning though.

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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Had great time at tossa der mar, def will come back :-) Lovely town, beautiful sunset, sandy beach We got there in about 3 hrs from Barcelona

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Brilliant walks and views around this beautiful quaint old town. Little shops and Taverns to keep you watered and fed. Best on the Costa Brava. Taking a sea taxi to the next towns was brill.

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Pontyclun, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Not much to see in the Museum but the views are worth the visit and there is a cafe to visit as well

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

Lovely museum and lovely town. Well worth a visit! Got there by glass bottom boat from Malgrat De Mar.

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Address: Address: Faro de Tossa, Tossa de Mar, Spain
Phone Number: 972 34 33 59
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Tossa de Mar

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