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Museo Historico Militar de Cartagena

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Large Variety of Weaponary

Lots of militaria here, many guns from pistols to cannons, artillery shells, uniforms, swords... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
SPYC
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Hastings, New Zealand
Fantastic day out

Go early and delve into the military history you’ve only read about before.. there are so many... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
ABGUY1
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Benijofar, Spain
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Military museum showing the military history of Cartagena. Excellent displays and exhibits. And it is free

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Philip D
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Lots of militaria here, many guns from pistols to cannons, artillery shells, uniforms, swords, rockets, radar & a room full of models that holds the Guinness world record for the most military type vehicles. Toilets are available. Entered for a EUR3 donation.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank SPYC
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Go early and delve into the military history you’ve only read about before.. there are so many exhibits on display and lots of others in the car park still undergoing restoration. You can’t help but enjoy the excitement of such a display, especially if you...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ABGUY1
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is a magnificent museum and the collection is huge, difficult to take in on one visit. This museum has the biggest collection of handmade military models in the world.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Susan V
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The museum is amazing there are so my things to see I would recommend two days if you have the time,It will just blow you away.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank harryanneholt
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Entrance is free although a euro3 contribution towards restoration projects is recommended. There’s a handy pamphlet in English which gives brief details and layout then you’re free to wander round at leisure. Most exhibits are indoors which means they’re in good condition - exhibits are...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Loved this museum free to get in and walk about as you please . 3 euro voluntary if you want . Museum stuff showed us how to load a massive artillery which was fascinating . Can easily spend a hour or 2 looking at all...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank josefg155
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Free entry to this fascinating attraction. You are provided with a map in English and are free to wander around as you please. Very interesting to see the evolution of artillery pieces over the years with some recognisable British makers on display. The uniform section...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank kpe554
Reviewed 29 January 2017

What a surprise this place was. Firstly, it's set in a beautiful building, secondly entrance is free and thirdly there is a wealth of information on offer as well as numerous tanks, cannons, AA guns and other items of artillery. Currently being built is a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank mikebutler46
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Loved spending a couple of hours around this museum, this is a great place for all ages. All completely free. There is a donation Box in the corridor of the entrance which we placed money in. Thoroughly enjoyed and definitely recommend

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank sexbombstevie
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Camposol623
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Response from Philip D | Reviewed this property |
Hi no problem with a group visit. The exhibits are in both Spanish and English.
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