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Pau Casals Museum

Avenida Palfuriana, 67 | Playa de Sant Salvador, 43880 El Vendrell, Spain
+34 977 68 42 76
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stunning memory of the great man

exceptional biography of Casals, his life and his music. His home has been turned into a wonderful... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2017
colin t
Small and lovely

A very nice and interesting museum. Entry prices are pretty high, given that it is, in fact, a very... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
True1708
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The Pau Casals Museum is one of the finest European museums dedicated to a musician. If offers a regular program of activities and services for general public throughout the year and has a gift shop, garden and a restaurant with sea views. Housed in the summer residence that the international cellist Pablo Casals, had built on the seafront of the San Salvador Beach in El Vendrell, you will be moved by his life, music and peace legacy.
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Avenida Palfuriana, 67 | Playa de Sant Salvador, 43880 El Vendrell, Spain
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Reviewed September 9, 2017

exceptional biography of Casals, his life and his music. His home has been turned into a wonderful life museum

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

A very nice and interesting museum. Entry prices are pretty high, given that it is, in fact, a very small exhibition. But if you are around, we would still do it, because presentation and content is very lovely and well thought through

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Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

For fans of the great cellist Pablo Casals, this is a good museum to see if you are in the vicinity of Sant Salvador, near Barcelona. It is not a 'must' and on the sleepy Sunday when I visited, none of the video or audio...More

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Reviewed November 15, 2016

Quaint museum about a man of principal who fought through music and peaceful methods to combat Franco, The museum tastefully shows Casals tactic to get the western democracies to discontinue their support for ally and dictator Franco

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Reviewed October 24, 2016

Pau Casals turns out to have been the Bono of his day,possibly the greatest cellist of all time and dedicated to Peace in an world that was challenged over 2 WWs and many other causes. What a great museum and an incredible site.

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Reviewed October 19, 2016

This modern exhibition is small but well laid out in memory of the areas favo Just a shame that due to political reasons in Spain he had to spend so much time away.rite son.

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Reviewed October 13, 2016

We were in the area or we would not have made the stop at this place. It was interesting learning a bit about Casals and the home he had built.

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Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Went here with friends yesterday after not being here since its birth some 15 years ago. It is is even better than before with a wonderful restaurant on the beach in San Salvador a short car ride or train ride from Barcelona away. This is...More

1  Thank Allan S
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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

This is a hidden star in spain. This museum honoring the greatest cellist of all time I a compendium of his life and the time he lived in. Located next to the med on some four groups grounds with a restaurant , library and museum...More

1  Thank Allan S
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Reviewed August 5, 2016

This wonderful museum is a short drive from Barcelona but is also easily accessible by train so there is no excuse not to go. Pau Casals is to music what Picasso is to art and Gaudi is to architecture. The museum gives a comprehensive view...More

2  Thank CSteeves
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