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A real surprise - plenty to see

Our second time in Es Castell so we decided to take a look at the museum as we'd noticed it during... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Great museum

We visit the museum today for the first time and it was amazing. Great collection of all sort of... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Plaza Esplanada 19, 07720 Es Castell, Menorca, Spain
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

Our second time in Es Castell so we decided to take a look at the museum as we'd noticed it during our last visit but didn't go in. It was remarkable. Lots of exhibits - guns, maps, photos, pictures, models, army uniforms, undergound tunnels etc....More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We visit the museum today for the first time and it was amazing. Great collection of all sort of information about Menorca military past with old maps and paintings. Many rooms with weapons such, hand guns, rifles, machine guns, mortars and cannons. There is also...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Allow plenty of time to visit this museum. It is crammed full of the military history of the island. There is lots to see and the staff are very friendly and helpfull.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Worth a visit.Nice little museum in the square showing the the islands military history and the English involvement in Menorcas growth.

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 13 May 2018

This museum is on the square just opposite the police station in Est Castel.You cannot miss it as it has a large cannon posted outside.The museum itself is really impressive and all articles bailout to view are well presented.It is well worth a visit. After...More

1  Thank yamaha43
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. A great, unhurried look at the military history of Minorca. Lots to see, friendly staff and fascinating exhibits. A great way to spend a few hours. Only 4 euros too!

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

We were very lucky when we went as four times a year there is a re enactment of the British- Spanish handover of Minorca so out in the square in front of the museum there were people dressed as soldiers of the time, horses -...More

Thank barry m
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We visited this great museum on a very hot day and it was practically deserted. I had thought it might be boring, but it was absolutely fascinating. Room after room of maps, plans, paintings, artifacts on different aspects of the many military occupations of Menorca....More

Thank dpoupart2017
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This 3 floor museum is a must it is housed in a restored 18th century building ,it has lots of artifacts and lots of interesting history about the past.

Thank seasonedtraveller078
Reviewed 15 July 2017

A very informative museum with all info. in English as well as Spanish. Allow plenty of time as there is much to immerse oneself in.

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