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Museo de Pontevedra

  • Calle Pasantería 2–12
  • Pontevedra

Updated 06/10/2014

Fodor's Review

Housed in two 18th-century mansions connected by a stone bridge, this museum includes exquisite Celtic jewelry, silver from all over the world, and several large model ships. The original kitchen, with a stone fireplace, is intact; below, you can descend steep wooden stairs to the reconstructed captain's chamber on the battleship Numancia, which limped back to Spain after the Dos de Mayo battle with Peru in 1866. Complete the loop by going upstairs in the first

building, where there are Spanish, Italian, and Flemish paintings, and some inlay work.

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Sight Information

Address:

Calle Pasantería 2–12, Pontevedra, 36002, Spain

Phone:

986-804100

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Tues.–Sat. 10–9, Sun. 11–2. Closed Dec. 24–Jan. 1 and Jan 6.

Updated 06/10/2014

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