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Address: Avenida Galvez 13, 29791 Macharaviaya, Spain

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Incredible museum in a mountain village

I can only agree with the other's description of the museum. It was a great surprice to visit it. They have made three videos describing the history og Gálvez and the family. Very... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 March 2015
Jette R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

I can only agree with the other's description of the museum. It was a great surprice to visit it. They have made three videos describing the history og Gálvez and the family. Very educational. I think the museum is now open in the mornings of tuesdays and thursdays. It's voluntary people garding the museum.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2014

One could easily drive past the sign for this beautiful little village, situated just 7 kilometres of the A7going east to Almeria.. Its position in the Axarqia mountains is unique. It is completely hidden from the coast but what a treasure awaits the visitor. The views are stunning and the pride of its less than 500 inhabitants is obvious in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2012

The Galvez House Museum (Casa Museo Los Galvez) is located at Avenida de los Galvez, 13. The museum is dedicated to the history of the prominent Galvez Family. The Galvez Family went to the town in the 16th century, but they became very prominent only in the 18th century. Jose de Galvez was born in the town in 1720 and... More 

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