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Guitar Museum

This cost three Euros and can be done in less than half an hour. Guitar enthusiasts may find it... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Chris T
,
Northampton, United Kingdom
Well Designed Museum... But, Nowhere to Sit!

2017 was the bi-centennial of Almeria's native son guitar maker, Antonio de Torres. His careful... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
fatoldlady
,
San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

This museum is ok, but very simple. It doren’t go into great detail, there aren’t many collection guitars to see and it is very small.

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

I called in because it was the Day of the Museum in Spain and hence free entry. Nice modern building and of some interest but glad I didn't have to pay. Not that much to see and couldn't really recommend it to non guitar lovers,

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

This cost three Euros and can be done in less than half an hour. Guitar enthusiasts may find it interesting as Torres was responsible for the shape of the modern guitar. it is nicely presented, but not a must see attraction.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 12 October 2017

2017 was the bi-centennial of Almeria's native son guitar maker, Antonio de Torres. His careful design and crafting improved the acoustics of the instrument. The museum tells the history and development of guitar and guitar-like instruments from Egypt to modern rock usage. Interactive options with...More

Thank fatoldlady
Reviewed 7 October 2017

If it's to hot or raining outside then go in for a break,otherwise give it a miss.It,s not like any museum i've been in. Save your money and buy a coffee instead.

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Came here with my four children whilst docked in port in Almeria, mainly as my eldest is studying a degree in music and the guitar is one of his instruments. Was a little pricey for what it was and to be honest was not a...More

Thank Sellest
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The museam is really nice and not so big. The entrance is 3 euros/person. It was interesting! You have also an area where you can play some chords on the guitar.

Thank Nesho91
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Cheap entry. Was interesting to learn about something different. You get the chance to have a little play on a couple guitars too. Even if guitars aren't your thing, the displays are very beautiful.

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

One can walk through this museum in less than 10 minutes. Really not worth it. Take in another site unless you are desperate. Quite disappointing.

Thank epique
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

I noted some critical reviews here complaining that this museum was only suitable for specialists. You don't have to be a guitar maker or player to enjoy it but why would you visit if you had no interest in the guitar? I thought the exhibits...More

Thank alancoady
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