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Bigger than expected!

From olive to wine pressing and domestic items from rural areas this is really a fascinating place... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
E8887TZmartinp
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Brighton
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Interesting

An interesting little museum situated in a lovely locatiob and giving an insight into rural spanish... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
werw
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west cumbria
via mobile
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Plaza Libertad De La, 29650, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

From olive to wine pressing and domestic items from rural areas this is really a fascinating place of about 10 rooms. It’s really cheap at a Euro but I would rather have paid twice that to get English translation of the description boards.

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

An interesting little museum situated in a lovely locatiob and giving an insight into rural spanish life in the past

Thank werw
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Visited on suggestion of Salvador in the archive office. Small entrance opens to large warren of walkways displaying replica rooms, places of work and homesteads furnished with actual antiques, restored, repaired and otherwise saved items. Although some display cards are in Spanish you can ask...More

Thank Kathryn A
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Really intersting looking at all the old ways of working , not a problem that most info was in spanish. Much bigger than you initially think, lots of rooms to look in. Stunning courtyard.

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This museum is a fascinating insight into a lost rural way of life. From the old olive presses to a reconstructed bedroom and kitchen to woven baskets and individual written testaments describing a year in the rural life. All is brought together as a story...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We enjoyed a relaxing visit to this museum one afternoon in December. Its not too big either so children shouldn´t get bored. An excellent and well presented display of olden day farming equipment as well as a typical Spanish home from that period. The people...More

Thank 598haze
Reviewed 10 August 2017

An interesting museum featuring the history of Mijas/Spanish life. A focus on home life and farming as well as some ancient history.

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 21 June 2017

A really authentic museum showing rural life in earlier times with an excellent pretty courtyard. Well worth a visit for 1 Euro

Thank Julian B
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Only 1 euro donation and what a delightful place to visit ! It certainly captures the Mijas of yesteryears with a comprehensive collection of farm tools, fishing equipment and rooms recreating an old bakery and kitchen to name but a few. Most interesting was the...More

Thank vessi80
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Being in Mijas this small museum about old times in Spain is well worth a short visit. We just happened to pass by and paid 1 Euro each for entrance. We spent about 30 minutes looking at the vaious exhibitions on both floors.

Thank T3T
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