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Arrived in Finisterra at lunch time for a one day stop. With just one afternoon to explore around... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
I231TAmonicam
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Palmela, Portugal
WHEN YOUR KNOWLEDGE STARTS FROM A ROCK

I really enjoyed the time spent in this museum. You understand that fishing has started from simple... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
elicipri
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Sturla, Italy
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Arrived in Finisterra at lunch time for a one day stop. With just one afternoon to explore around, the last thing on my mind was to spend part of it inside a Museum. We came to the door, intending to pay 2€ just to take...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank I231TAmonicam
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed the time spent in this museum. You understand that fishing has started from simple thing. I really want to thank Manolo and his mujer, they are very kind. For 2€ i think that you have to see it! Little but amazing, it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank elicipri
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

A great activity while having a post-Camino rest day. For just €2 I spent an hour or more looking at the small museum and sitting in the beautiful little garden reading the English booklet explaining the history of fishing in Galicia and how this has...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank paulamE3621LQ
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Set in the attractive castle grounds, this museum is a little gem. It illustrates in vivid detail the difficulties the local fishermen faced from sea fog, gales and many submerged rocks and how the wives would call out from the shore to guide them in....More

Date of experience: September 2017
6  Thank Jim T
Reviewed April 25, 2017

it's little museum, but it's a jewel! Our guide is a retired snorkeler. He explained the origins of fishing in Galicia. A simple and family museum for adults and children! Merci à notte guide!

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank 909karinep
Reviewed August 18, 2016

We had a brilliant visit to the castle of San Carlos, It’s a beautifully located 17th century castle with what turned out to be a fascinating museum dedicated to fishing. The museum host and guide Manuel was brilliant highly entertaining and I learnt loads. A...More

Date of experience: August 2016
5  Thank JMCxxxx
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