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Museo de Pontevedra

  • Calle de Pasantería 2–12 Map It
  • Pontevedra

Published 08/18/2015

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.

Sight Information


Edeficio Fernández López, Calle de Pasantería 2–12, Pontevedra, 36002, Spain

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Tues.–Sat. 10–9, Sun. 11–2

Published 08/18/2015


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