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Museum of Pilgrimage

Rua Fonte de San Miguel 4, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
+34 981 58 15 58
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Very interesting museum in modern building

Wonderful museum, beautiful displayed and very informative. Interesting to learn more about the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EmotionsTraveler
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Netherlands
Great museum

This museum gave information on pilgrimages in general, history of Santiago and St James. The text... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daina P
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
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Rua Fonte de San Miguel 4, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful museum, beautiful displayed and very informative. Interesting to learn more about the pilgimage.

Thank EmotionsTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum gave information on pilgrimages in general, history of Santiago and St James. The text was in 3 languages, Spanish, English and one more. It is well displayed and informative.

Thank Daina P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Pilgrims Museum is a must to go an see in Santiago, filling in a lot of information in respect to both pilgrimages in general, and the St James Way in particular. It is excellently presented, well maintained, with a museum interior that is both...More

1  Thank gregwatt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Inside an older building right next to the Cathedral, this is a modern museum. We really enjoyed learning all about the basis of the finding of the remains of St. James and the founding of Santiago. It was quite a realistic explanation, almost apologetic in...More

Thank peetajohn
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The museum is exceptional and really well thought out on several different floors in a superb location , replacing an older more intimate building in a less central part of the city. The older building used to have a wonderful shop with unique bags ,...More

Thank Footrush
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Not only does this museum help visitors understand and appreciate pilgrimages to Santiago de Compostela over the ages. It also places these in the context of all types of pilgrimages that have occurred around the world historically and continue in current times. Near the entrance...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Very visual and information of Camino pilgrimages through the ages, complete with a display of walking staffs.

Thank dougalderson
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

A very modern, very well presented museum with all presentations also in English. The entry fee at €2.40 was very cheap. We could have used our pilgrim evidence to get in for less but we go to Sarria tomorrow to start walking back the next...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We loved all aspects except that the bathroom was not functional.We had to leave, be stamped, and then we returned.

Thank Kent S
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Pictures, illustrations, sculptures, comparing pilgrims then and now was very educational and inspiring.

Thank Sylvia M
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