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Museo del Far de Tossa

Faro de Tossa, Tossa de Mar, Spain
+34 972 34 33 59
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Cute little museum

Very interesting exhibitions showing the history of the lighthouse with beautiful photography set... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2017
annedr0meda
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North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
Beautiful location

We visited just before the season started so there was no hustle and bustle. We went a couple of... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2017
venus w
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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  • Average26%
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“light bulbs” (2 reviews)
“old town” (5 reviews)
“objects” (2 reviews)
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Faro de Tossa, Tossa de Mar, Spain
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+34 972 34 33 59
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Reviewed June 4, 2017

Very interesting exhibitions showing the history of the lighthouse with beautiful photography set to lovely music. Well worth the 1euro fifty entrance fee!

Thank annedr0meda
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

We visited just before the season started so there was no hustle and bustle. We went a couple of times during our stay on this beautiful island. Early morning walking was best as no one else around and great for taking pictures. The scenery was...More

1  Thank venus w
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Museo del Far de Tossa is located on the top of the castel and also you have a fantastic view over the sea and old town. Very nice place and very quite especially at night. Unfortunately the museum was closed when I was there...maybe next...More

Thank pifdark
Reviewed November 1, 2016

You can just jump on the water or sit in a relaxed location and enjoy the weather. Its truly a place to be during a good weather day.

Thank akmrony
Reviewed August 3, 2016

It's nice to see the Far in the night, a little museum is in the lighthouse in Tossa de Mar, times ago it was a windmill on the same place; you see old objects of the lighthouse, light bulbs of the fisher; from here you...More

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed July 27, 2016

I went on holiday with my family and the beach was very clean and there was a lot of water activities to enjoy - such a glass boat ride, boat trips to different islands - such as Lorett de Mar. The shopping is plentiful in...More

1  Thank n17com
Reviewed July 10, 2016

A museum located in the old lighthouse in Tossa de Mar, a little and charm town located in La Costa Brava, one of the more beautiful coastal areas in Catalonia. It is located in the upper part of the old town and for this reason...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed January 26, 2016

A wonderful place of history to visit, great ambience, lighting information and the lovely hostess Marga. Well worth the wonderful walk or you can always ride up on the little green train and at the end of the visit is the bar next door with...More

1  Thank KAYSTARYMUM
Reviewed August 24, 2015

This is nice to get a break from the sun, it is cheap and quick to get round. Well worth a quite visit.

Thank Justin O
Reviewed June 29, 2015

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.

Thank Patricia M
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