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Regional Military Museum

Plaza Carlos I, La Coruna, Spain
+34 981 20 53 00
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Military history

Interesting museum of the Spanish military history. Lots of weapons and coats of arms. Entry is... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
andyyk10
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Halifax, United Kingdom
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Small but captivating

This small, FREE, museum was a hit with our three adolescent sons. Lots of historic guns, swords... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Pattie S
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Plaza Carlos I, La Coruna, Spain
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting museum of the Spanish military history. Lots of weapons and coats of arms. Entry is free. Worth a visit.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

This small, FREE, museum was a hit with our three adolescent sons. Lots of historic guns, swords, uniforms and several models and a few large displays of tin soldiers reenacting a battle. Next door is a museum with dioramas depicting the history of WW!!, staring...More

1  Thank Pattie S
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had the place to ourselves as no other visitors were there, or so we thought. There was a private military reunion on the rear upper flour. There is so much to see here from displays of guns from across a range of countries, models...More

1  Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Arrived in town on January 6th which was a bank holiday, so most shops where not open, it was a lovely sunny day after a short walk along the front we spotted some military vehicles and what looked like Roman remains behind a glass window....More

1  Thank Graham C
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The regional military museum is located across the street from San Carlos garden. There are a couple displays outside of large AA / shore defence guns. Inside the entry is an eclectic mix of items from various eras. On the day of my visit, there...More

2  Thank mcmonScotland
Reviewed 4 November 2016

I think it is free or very cheap. Has lot of military memorabilia as you would expect. Not far from castillo san anton and jardines de San Carlos so could do all 3 no problem.

Thank Feli D
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Was amazed at the amount of displays, artifacts, uniforms and models that were being displayed. Most are labelled in Spanish but if you are interested in history, you can work your way around okay. Entry is by donation. We gave 20 euros as it was...More

1  Thank steve_marshall
Reviewed 13 October 2016

A lovely small museum, housed in a lovely building. Admission is free. It shows military items across the ages and is well displayed over a couple of floors. Some excellent models of the Battle of Corunna from the Napoleonic Wars. (NB the British Commander, Sir...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We went to visit here, as my Grandad is a fan of military memorabilia. He was thoroughly impressed with the collection at this museum, and was well worth visiting, especially as entry was free. He was able to travel to the second floor in his...More

1  Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This museum is probably one of the most memorable historical ones that we have visited on the European continent. It was beautifully prepared with detailed pictures, models & battle scenes from the Napoleonic Peninsular War. There was a very impressive selection of naval models as...More

1  Thank Moreaux
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