Museo Pobo Galego

Galicia

Attractions Museums

Museo Poblo Galego (Museum of Galician People) is located in the 17th-18th-century Convent of San Domingo de Bonaval. It contains exhibitions on a wide range of popular Galician folk culture: fishing, farming, houses, traditional costumes, musical instruments and Galician pre-history. There is an amazing triple spiral staircase, by Domingo de Andrade that connects the cloister with the various different floors of the building. It's worth visiting the convent church as well, which is occasionally used for temporary exhibitions. The church contains the Pantheon of Famous Galicians where famous people in Galician culture such as Rosalía de Castro are buried. Entrance is great value for money at only 3€ and 1€ for people over 65 or students over 18 years old.

Opening Times:

Tuesday-Saturday: 10am - 2pm and 4pm - 8pm. Sundays and public holidays: 11am - 2pm.

Directions

C/ San Domingos de Bonaval, Santiago-de-Compostela, 15703

View Larger Map

Book Nearby Accommodation

View Larger Map
Book Now!

My Lists

Create New Guide

OR

Mini Guides
Arrow

Login to create your guides for Galicia.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide

Cancel

Cancel

Book Experiences in Galicia

Create & Share your own Guide to Galicia with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section

Lists

We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Galicia is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations

Events in Galicia

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Galicia