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All reviews audio guide on tuesdays basque history old church temporary exhibition interesting museum art collection recent history modern extension free entry fine art great collection spanish civil war spent several hours beautiful building worth a visit rainy day
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you’re in San Sebastián for more than one day, San Telmo Museum is a must. At only €6, you can explore the beautiful church and a ton of great exhibits with many audio and video experiences to complement the fantastic collection of historical items....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank travisreiter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent staff mean the world! Staff at entry were friendly and personable despite our minimal Spanish/Portuguese. Unfortunately, staff in the iRobot exhibit were rude and unwelcoming. I would not recommend.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wel wothwhile and wel exposed art. Comments available with an ear guide included in the entry price. Well lit and well exposed art

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ischneidermd
Reviewed 3 September 2019 via mobile

Spent several hours here at STM San Telmo Museoa learning about the history, life and culture of the Basque people. It was so Interesting and it’s free entry on Tuesdays! The audio visual presentation in the chapel was awesome - tracing the history but also...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Julant55
Reviewed 28 August 2019

Restores and expanded in the past ten years, the San Telmo Museum is beautiful inside and out. Its collections and exhibitions are well worth the visit. Since it is indeed a Basque museum, open can forgive the sometimes excessive patriotism and take advantage to learn...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Peter P
Reviewed 21 August 2019

Every year there is a great exhibition here, this year about robots, but it is a must do because of what it has to teach you about San Sebastian and about Spain -- ever wondered what it was like to live in Pais Vasco during...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank SarahAroundtheWorld
Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

Regional museums can be tricky: either you get a dusty warehouse of junk overseen by a senior citizen, or if you’re lucky, you get a relevant, thoughtfully-done collection of true treasures. Luckily, San Telmo is the latter. Located in a former convent and church, they...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Phillyjanie
Reviewed 29 July 2019 via mobile

Dropped in on a Tuesday as it was a free visit on this day. Cool enough visit if not a little hard to follow around the venue. Some interesting historical bits around but not.alot of these in English. The robot exhibit is very cool and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank niamhs456
Reviewed 27 July 2019

This art Museum is worth a visit as it highlights the local Basque history and art. Interesting exhibits and good to spend an hour or so walking around. Great use of a building

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank djhallett
Reviewed 22 July 2019

Pretty museum that I had trouble following chronologically. The audio sets worked flawlessly, however they did little but parrot what was already written in English on most of the displays. Honestly, I didn’t get much out of this museum. I found it tried to cover...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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