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Small and fascinating

This is the way to find out about the annual tradition here that obsesses the population. There is... read more

Reviewed December 20, 2017
kinnie0001
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London, United Kingdom
Horses with embroidered costumes

An unusual museum. Recounts a fiesta day in the year when horses and 4 men race up the hill to the... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2017
Wally B
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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La Casa Museo de los Caballos del Vino, es un inmueble datado del siglo XVIII y situado en pleno casco histórico, muestra la historia y desarrollo de este singular festejo único en el Mundo.El contenido del museo refleja la implicación de la ciudad...more
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Calle Gregorio Javier No 21, 30400 Caravaca de la Cruz, Spain
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+34 868 18 50 96
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Reviewed December 20, 2017

This is the way to find out about the annual tradition here that obsesses the population. There is a short video in English, which helps a lot. The hand embroidered hose costumes are beautiful

1  Thank kinnie0001
Reviewed September 28, 2017

An unusual museum. Recounts a fiesta day in the year when horses and 4 men race up the hill to the church on top. Unbelievably, the record for the 80m dash up a very steep slope is under 8 seconds! Yes, seconds!! Check out YouTube...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2017

Well worth a visit to the different embroidery of the Wine Horses up close and personal. such fine workmanship. Must take ages to complete. All for a 10 second race !!

1  Thank Jon T
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Right in the central part of this nice town you find this small but very interesting museum. A very informative video gives you the background and the very friendly and informative staff gives you a lot of extras. Go there!!

1  Thank Peter Z
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Describes the festival and the emotion and enthusiasm of the participants. Absolutely breathtaking display of the embroidered costumes, unbelievably beautiful and well worth visiting.

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Reviewed August 5, 2016

Thrilling, just fascinating...! All the virility, power, and wholesomeness of the people and the horses...

Thank drvicens
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Amazing place in the backstreets of Caravaca. There is a video in English about the history of the famous wine horses and a little about the fabulous decorated outfits for the horses. There are several full size horses dressed in the hand embroidered outfits. The...More

Thank crissy_wissy
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