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Educational

Our Caravaca tour included a stop here. We were amazed at the elaborately embroidered costumes and... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2016
Linda Y
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Frisco, Texas
Worth a visit

The running of the horses during the fiesta in May is spectacular. Would definitely be banned in UK... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2016
donelgit
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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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Nov 15, 2016
“Educational”
Oct 30, 2016
“A must visit”
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Calle Las Monjas, 19, 30400 Caravaca de la Cruz, Spain
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

Our Caravaca tour included a stop here. We were amazed at the elaborately embroidered costumes and robes, not just for the people, but also for the horses. There is a wonderful legend behind the annual May Festivity of Caballos Del Vino that is still observed...More

Thank Linda Y
Reviewed October 30, 2016

The visit is a must for the inquisitive traveler. You will learn about history, and past and present traditions of the town. The friendly staff is knowledgeable and happy to educate about the interesting and colorful Caravaca.

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Reviewed October 4, 2016

The running of the horses during the fiesta in May is spectacular. Would definitely be banned in UK under H&S. The embroidery of the horses finery & the costumes worn during the fiesta can be viewed in close up & the amazing detail will blow...More

Thank donelgit
Reviewed May 22, 2015

Relating to the Wine Horse fiesta, costumes are fantastic plenty too see and a video. Very busy place, lots of local colour only downside is it is a bit of a walk from the main square, only a few minutes but up hill on the...More

Thank gillian m
Reviewed May 27, 2014

Museum of costumes worn by the people and also the horses for the running of the wine horses which takes place in May each year.the embroidery is just incredible and for 3 euros admission for pensioners it's worth every penny!

Thank Denartes
Reviewed March 26, 2014

The annual fiesta days in Caravaca are something the locals spend a year preparing for. It is really quite a sight, colourful, amazing costumes and very noisy. This museum provides the visitor with a glimpse of some of the costumes sported by the various groups...More

Thank Judi M
Reviewed February 21, 2014

You have to wait or the video in English but it was a nice place and interesting local history of a big annual event - the wine horses

Thank maggie s
Reviewed January 31, 2014

This museum is really worth a visit. It is a bit on the edge of town, but there is a certain amount of parking on the road close by, if you do not want to walk to it. Admission is 4€ (3€ for pensioners!) and...More

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