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Film Museum (Museu del Cinema)

C/ Sequia 1, 17001 Girona, Spain
+34 972 41 27 77
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Very interesting place

I was surprised by the amount of things you can admire in this museum. I saw many interesting... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2013
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Interesting snapshot that falls short

We loved the early history of moving images, puppeteering and how these things captured the human... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2013
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C/ Sequia 1, 17001 Girona, Spain
+34 972 41 27 77
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Reviewed 18 March 2013

I was surprised by the amount of things you can admire in this museum. I saw many interesting cameras, photo and video, from the beginning of cinematography. It's a must see in Girona.

Thank Dukulainen
Reviewed 7 February 2013

We loved the early history of moving images, puppeteering and how these things captured the human imagination. It was surprising however that the museum did not have any reference to latter day cimena..when so much has changed. There were some old videos of the first...More

Thank FarflungEddie
Reviewed 27 January 2013

Didn't expect much having lived in LA for several months, but it was a great museum. Really shows the history of movies from the beginning to present time really worth the effort to go.

Thank David_Sal1
Reviewed 20 October 2012

What can I say other then I love the place. There again I love film and film history. This place just ticks all the boxs. Its just.......wonderful. Dont pass the film shows by especially "Pieces of silver". Jus sat in that room with all the...More

Thank chrischardy
Reviewed 9 October 2012

this museum is in the "new" part of Girona so is easy to miss if you're spending all your time in historic section. But it is a very educational museum for the film/photography buff. Lots of old equipment on display. Basically the history of filmmaking...More

Thank Paulette Y
Reviewed 1 October 2012

We wanted to visit this as the reviews were good but it was only okay. I think it would be boring for young children.

Reviewed 13 September 2012

Lots here for all ages to enjoy. A really interesting and well thought out museum. Tracing the history of moving images from the past to modern times.Amazing amount and variety of exhibits.When we visited which was a Monday morning in August we literally had the...More

Thank Mulherin
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Lots of history about the development of cinema as an art form, all in four languages so don't worry if you don't speak Catalan!

Thank LondonAmg
Reviewed 16 July 2012

A great museum for cinema lovers. It's not really a "cinema" museum but a pre-museum, I mean, it's mostly based on the inventions that finaly created cinema as we know it now. Magic lanterns and such. It also has a wonderful shop where you can...More

Thank Blesaster
Reviewed 5 July 2012

We got in for free (possibly because it was Sunday). The permanent exhibitions were really interesting with lots of interactive exhibits.

Thank JoeHayes
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