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Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares

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All reviews century inn everyday life small museum two floors worth a visit old coaching inn life style cool courtyard central courtyard reasonable entrance fee spanish life great museum beautiful building fishing costumes agriculture customs
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Look no further, this is the museum to visit. Housed in a beautiful former coaching inn, its full of character and atmosphere, with a sense of discovery as you explore the exhibits relating to local customs and rural history Very reasonable entrance fee, and a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Floridge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous house with lots of interesting exhibits about the history and life in Malaga. Our only criticism is that more interpretation in English and an overview of the house layout would have helped us understand more.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ninab679
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great museum based in an old Spanish house with a courtyard. A bit difficult to find but well worth the visit. The different rooms each have different types of displays and it is very well done.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Davancar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Museum may not be housed in one of the great palacios of the City, but the former 17th century Inn is still very impressive. The main thrust of the exhibits relate to the life style of the late 19th century. There are many rural...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

Owing to my limited Spanish I had thought this was a costume museum which did not appeal. So glad I checked the translation (it is customs) as thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Thousands of artefacts from the past, well laid out and accessible, give an insight...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mar186525
Reviewed 7 February 2019

Very interesting museum. Some fascinating insights into early Spanish life. Well laid out on an old coaching inn.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Peter H
Reviewed 12 January 2019

This museum is great at making you feel that you have stepped back in time. It's set in a beautiful old house, with a central courtyard. The rooms are designed to give you a sense of what it was like to live in Malaga in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MFB1968
Reviewed 9 January 2019

We were surprised by the variety and quality of the exhibits, it gave a great window into what life was like in the early days of malaga

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ch0m2
Reviewed 2 December 2018

We very much enjoyed visiting this museum showing local life, urban and rural, from past years. It is well cared for and very informative

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shelagh_S
Reviewed 10 November 2018

This was a surprise. As we were walking past fabric shops for some reason we thought this was a costume museum, in fact it is customs. Some great artefacts very well presented. A school party was going around, they were particularly fascinated with the birthing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PennyW
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