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This place is small

We paid 2 euros each to visit so not a lot of money, its tells an interesting story but it is... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2016
Annette S
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
An interesting museum, worth a visit.

This is a rather understated museum but it does have some fascinating exhibits. The pottery... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2016
Old60timer
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Steyning, United Kingdom
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Praca da Republica, Tavira 8800-316, Portugal
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Reviewed October 4, 2016

We paid 2 euros each to visit so not a lot of money, its tells an interesting story but it is small, curiously though there is information in English at the entrance and in the welcome film but none in the main gallery! Worth a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed August 2, 2016

This is a rather understated museum but it does have some fascinating exhibits. The pottery particularly thrilled. It is so easy to forget what an incredible influence there was on the area during the Islamic period.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed July 22, 2016

We have stayed near Tavira many times and to explore the history of this old town we spent an enjoyable hour in the Islamic museum. The video presentation had English sub titles and the staff at the desk gave us a written sheet in English...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank jamilla A
Reviewed May 20, 2016

Small museum about the Islamic influence on Tavira. Watch a short film with English subtitles and then go to floor 1 to view the artifacts found in the local area, the most impressive for me was the "Vase" of Tavira.

Date of experience: May 2016
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