Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares, Malaga

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Located in a 17th-century inn, Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares offers a snapshot of life in Málaga as it was centuries ago. Each of the museum's 19 rooms offers a complete look at a particular trade or industry, as shown by its artifacts. Wander through an 18th-century blacksmith shop and emerge into a bakery with a corn-grinding mill and other traditional baking implements. Toward the back of the house, you'll find a room dedicated to the Málagueño fishing industry, including a traditional sardine fishing boat. Other rooms are home to wine-making artifacts, costumes, toys, early printed art, and more. The museum contains a remarkable amount of detail, down to the embers in the bedroom hearth. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares by using our Malaga day trip planning site .
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  • A very nice, small museum with artifacts from past times, crafts, costumes, lifestyle, popular piety, house facilities etc. Here you can spend an hour well (if you take plenty of time). Really waouh nothing around, but nonetheless instructive. With the House even with the typical courtyard (patio) is at its most beautiful.
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  • This small museum shows how Malagueans lived in the 19th century. There are rooms showing how they lived and worked, examples of the clothes they wore, the tools they used, and the products they made.  more »
  • you have to come to know him! I loved it... Fortunately there are not many as Nacho... In messages, you have to know to read between the lines. I will continue recommending it! Congratulations
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  • This is a little gem with fascinating displays of everyday artifacts from the past couple of centuries. Well displayed and with just enough information in Spanish and English.
  • A simply amazing museum inside of a beautiful old house! You must visit this museum while staying in Malaga!
  • A rich museum of house artifacts and popular culture of the 19th century in Malaga. Good collection of lithograph prints.
  • Very interesting "local history museum about the history of Andalusia. Implements (wine press, printing machine, fishing boat, etc.), household items, costumes, etc. all in an interesting and beautiful ". Entry 4 euros-very even. Inscriptions dubbed in English.
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  • a great Museum with 1000 objects from the past very well presented ATTENTION: it is located further north than Google Maps shows: at the Plaza Enrique García Herrera
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