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Do not miss the treasure room!

Like many regional museums, the quality of exhibits in this museum is of variable quality - but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David B
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El Barco de Avila, Spain
Amazing collection of Celtic golden jewellery

We only had a very short time here, but we knew there was one of the best collections of Celtic... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Nicholas H
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like many regional museums, the quality of exhibits in this museum is of variable quality - but there are some exceptional pieces here. The museum is free and is situated in an historic building which preserves the kitchen and the cloister as exhibition sites. These...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We only had a very short time here, but we knew there was one of the best collections of Celtic good jewellery here, dating back as far as 1,800 BC. Most of the objects are neck torques, of which the most important is a ceremonial...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This museum has a good display of Galician art from the last few centuries. You might also be interested to see the collection of old Roman coins that date back many centuries, or of pottery that's made in the region. When we visited, there was...More

Thank DeborahClarkson
Reviewed 3 February 2018

The sundials and other artifacts over the centuries are displayed in a way that you can examine them in depth visually. The museum is FREE and well worth stopping by.

2  Thank Barry D
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Centrally located and free entry. although a lot is only in Gallician or Spanish some rooms did have english translation cards, but not all. Celtic gold room very impressive. Nicely laid out museum.

1  Thank asterix_et_oblelix
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Often provincial museums are poorly put together, and have a range of disjointed exhibits. It was therefore a awesome surprise to visit the Mueseo provincial de Lugo, which was set in the former monastery of San Francisco, and well worth the visit. Being set with...More

2  Thank gregwatt
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Great art gallery here with some amazing paintings both old and contemporary. Beautifully extended and well laid out. Lift access and helpful staff.

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This museum has a lot of great art inside. Paintings, sculptures and archeological foundings. It is not allowed to take pictures inside, so it was a bit disappointing, but everything is held in the memory. :)

1  Thank Eglė M
Reviewed 21 November 2016

There are some interesting pieces from Galician artists I had never heard.or seen before. There is also a collection of Roman antiquities. The museum is inside a former convent that was expanded a couple of times. The layout of the artwork, exhibits and general flow...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

The museum has a nice collection. You can take pictures e.d. in the inner court, but everywhere in this mueum.

1  Thank Cornelis66
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