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Military Museum (Museo Militar)

Carretera de Montjuic 66 | Montjuic, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 29 86 13
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This popular museum, in addition to exhibiting the costumes and canons of the regions military over the years, offers visitors a spectacular view of the surrounding countryside and sea.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good14%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
17 Dec 2016
“Visited twice in 2009”
25 Mar 2016
“Weapon Displays Are Now Throughout Castle”
Carretera de Montjuic 66 | Montjuic, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 29 86 13
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Reviewed 17 December 2016

Visited in 2009: Unimaginative layout in cellar, but some good artifacts on display nonetheless. Sadly there was water dripping directly onto at least one exhibit, a bronze 16th century decorative helmet, and I spoke to a curator and a more senior curator about this. They...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2016

When we visited Montjuic Castle, the weapons were in several different locations along with artifacts from the long history of defense this structure has seen. I highly recommend visiting the castle as it was my favorite site in Barcelona. You will find many old cannon...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2012 via mobile

Instead some (free) interesting photo exhibitions on display in several chambers of the castle. Old weapons and army stuff all around the place.

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Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
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