Museo de Pontevedra
From Celtic art to Murillo and Zurbarán
The pieces in this museum are distributed among four buildings: the convent of Santo Domingo, and Sarmiento, Castro Monteagudo and García Flórez palaces.
Calle Pasantería, 10-12
Museo Municipal de Minerales
The museum was opened in 1997 and has an attractive collection of more than 3,000 pieces, spread over themed areas such as: geology, minerals, astronomy, anthropology, marine biology and paleontology. It is located in the centre of Porriño. The museum has minerals from the five Continents and an interesting exhibition of extraterrestrial minerals from the remains of impacted meteorites.
Plaza Central, 1
O Porriño (Pontevedra)
Museo Municipal de Vigo "Quiñones
A tour of Galician and art and a 'pazo' (Galician country house).
Installed in the Galician country house of the 17th century, the museum surrounded by beautiful gardens with fountains and ponds.
Parque de Castrelos, s/n
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Vigo
This museum, situated in the centre of Vigo, has collections containing a broad range of contemporary art from many different disciplines: plastic arts, architecture, video, internet art, design and fashion. The centre has three main lines of exhibitions: one with national and international exhibits related to contemporary art and culture; another that encourages research and the recovery of avant-garde Galician authors and movements; and a third dedicated to new artists. Frequent talks, conferences and audiovisual displays are held in the museum’s lecture hall.
Rua Príncipe, 54