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Ribadavia Ethnology Museum

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  • Partial view of the façade of the Ribadavia Ethnology Museum. Ribadavia, Ourense © Ministerio de Cultura

    Partial view of the façade of the Ribadavia Ethnology Museum. Ribadavia, Ourense © Ministerio de Cultura



Ethnography and anthropology


Calle Santiago, 10
32400 Ribadavia
Ourense, Galicia

Telephone+34 988788720


The culture and society of Ourense

The museum shows the daily life of the various populations in the regions.

The items in its collection cover the period from the late 19th century to the present day, and are arranged chronologically. Highlights include ceramics from various local production centres, traditional textiles and objects representing the ancestral trades in the province of Ourense. It also has a variety of typical folk costumes, and a small selection of toys and school material. There is also an interesting collection of photographs.

Essential works


The museum's collection is part of the collective catalogue of the Digital Network of Spanish Museum Collections (CERES), conceived as a space for dissemination which enables visitors to browse the various museum collections using the identifying features of each item (author, type of object, iconography, etc.).

Come and visit


Tuesday to Saturday

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Closing days: Monday and Public holidays


Free admission


Guided tours

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