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Museo de la Historia de Automocion

Mercado Viejo, 37008 Salamanca, Spain
+34 923 26 02 93
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Simple but so good.

Our visit to this lovely museum had a bad start. The touristic map we were given in our hotel was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kelilans
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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Excellent motor museum

We visited this museum on our second day in Salamanca and were pleasantly surprised that admission... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
grarus
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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This is a great museum on the history of cars with cars going back to the first one displayed there along with ones from all the years and countries around the world.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mercado Viejo, 37008 Salamanca, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit to this lovely museum had a bad start. The touristic map we were given in our hotel was misleading, it showed the museum on the wrong side of the river. It took us some time to find our way but that was worth...More

Thank Kelilans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this museum on our second day in Salamanca and were pleasantly surprised that admission was free on that day - an international museum day. They have an excellent selection of vehicles from multiple countries with several sports exotica as well as prototype models...More

Thank grarus
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The car museum is an interesting museum because there are cars from the start of the automobile age. However I think that the old cars with old paint jobs should be repainted to make them look better.

Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We visited this museum in April and enjoyed the displays. Even though the signage in not in English there is enough info to get a good idea of all cars and bikes on display. If you are even slightly into cars this is definitely worth...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Worth the visit Unexpected collection Very nice display and a good collection of old cars Definitely worth a 30-45 minute visit

Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 9 November 2016

As it says on the tin really - a museum of automobiles. A large display of automobiles from the past. Note that they close during siesta. Sometimes they host a vintage fair in the parking area next to the museum where you can find some...More

1  Thank Steffahora
Reviewed 25 October 2016

There are more famous and stunning cars elsewhere but none better laid out and presented than this gem. I dragged my wife along to the exhibition and we spent two very enjoyable hours admiring the variety of motorised vehicles, including Franco's HS and the Royal...More

2  Thank tommywelltravelled
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is on the opposite side of the road to the beautiful Casa Lis (Art Nouveau and Art Deco Museum) and you can buy a two-for-one ticket (4.00€) from the Tourist Information Office in Plaza Mayor. Wonderful collection of vehicles laid out as a timeline...More

2  Thank Steve H
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had a few hours to spare and being a car guy I dragged my wife along to see it and the Art Nouveau museum across the road. (Buy the ticket at the tourist centre in Plaza Mayor for a 2 for 1 cost of...More

Thank aussieskiman
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The web site says the museum is open at 5pm but it does not open until 5:30, they should change the website, many people walked away probably assuming it was closed. The museum itself was quite interesting with a wide variety of cars,on show. It...More

Thank stuart l
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