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Museo de Arte Contemporanea

Rua Principe 54, 36202 Vigo, Spain
+34 986 11 39 00
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Unbelievably Bad

15 minutes and we were out! Large building with almost nothing to see. What little there was to see... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
the highlands
Not much to see - but free

The exhibits were limited to the upper floor when I attended and there wasn't very much to enjoy... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Craig M
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good32%
  • Average37%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“modern art” (3 reviews)
“free entrance” (3 reviews)
“prison” (2 reviews)
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Rua Principe 54, 36202 Vigo, Spain
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

15 minutes and we were out! Large building with almost nothing to see. What little there was to see was totally boring such as lots of chairs in circles and a film of people trying to walk with legs tied together! Oh and not forgetting...More

Thank MeandSally
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The exhibits were limited to the upper floor when I attended and there wasn't very much to enjoy. Apart from several video installations, there was a room full of chairs and a couple of other pieces. But, admission is free, so it is worth a...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Been to a lot of contemporary art museums didn't rate this one highly not a lot to see only there approx 30mins .

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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Very well curated temporary exhibition of Anxel Husete works on the ground floor. Surprised to see a video of the Joycean Society by Dora Garcia (Vigo is mentioned in the discussion).

Thank CorkJetsetter
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We loved the exhibit here. The museum is centrally located, is comfortable and welcoming. Two exhibits were in the process of being installed, so we were not able to see them, but what was there was outstanding. We will go back anytime we are in...More

Thank vsand51
Reviewed 6 April 2017

In a beautifully re-modeled building in curving stone and wood we saw some fine collections, although all the displays are temporary as the museum doesn't have it's own collection. There is a wonderful looking cafe Thay wouldn't be out of place at a National Gallery...More

Thank TonyChevrefeuille
Reviewed 17 October 2016

the art on the first floor was interesting ; the second floor exposision was interesting ; baggers can not be choosers for a free entrance

Thank JThF
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Went here on a spare day in Vigo. It's an excellent exhibition space and the building is great to see, nice renovation. The space has different events on all the time but regardless of what's on I'd check it out purely for the building. It's...More

Thank N N
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The building is an old prison adapted to be a contemporary museum, you may have luck and find a nice exhibition. It's worth the visit and it's a good option for a rainy day.

Thank Ana B
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I had a few hours to spare in Vigo so I headed here. I was not disappointed. It was free to get in. I really enjoyed the exhibitions. It's really large inside and an interesting building. There is a really nice art library upstairs with...More

Thank Channa M
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Radu I
12 July 2016|
Response from Seramusafirah | Reviewed this property |
Closed Mondays (not a good day for museums in Spain ;) Tue-sat:11am-2:30pm and 5-9pm Sunday:11am-2:30pm Horarios del museo Martes a sábados (festivos incluidos) de 11.00 a 14.30 y de 17.00 a 21.00 Domingos de 11.00 a... More