Verbum Museum – Vigo

The Verbum Museum, The House of Letters, is located on the seafront of the Samil Beach, a leisure area of ​​the city of Vigo. Is a interactive museum It involves the visitor.

The central issue addressed is that of human communication, with 29 interactive cubes where the four major thematic areas are developed: language, literature, science and technology.

The avant-garde building designed by the architect César Portela is a 5,000 square meters construction on four floors unified by a light box that crosses and relates them. The interactive cubes, correspond to the letters of the alphabet, and following the idea of chinese boxes, they contain each other causing their interaction.

The whole set is illuminated with lights that change throughout the day, symbolizing the game of life with bright and dark situations. The sculptures from the main entrance, O Whisper and the Auditorium, As Words add other forms of expression.

To visit the Museum, the schedule Winter is from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and in summer until 9 p.m. The general admission It is € 3 and children under 7 are free. Have reduced entry € 1 for children between 7 and 14 years old, Young Card holders and Retirees. They offer guided tours in winter at 5pm and in summer at 7pm. You can book them at telephone 986 240 130.

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