Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares, Malaga
(4.3/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Located in a 17th-century inn, Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares offers a snapshot of life in Málaga as it was centuries ago. Each of the museum's 19 rooms offers a complete look at a particular trade or industry, as shown by its artifacts. Wander through an 18th-century blacksmith shop and emerge into a bakery with a corn-grinding mill and other traditional baking implements. Toward the back of the house, you'll find a room dedicated to the Málagueño fishing industry, including a traditional sardine fishing boat. Other rooms are home to wine-making artifacts, costumes, toys, early printed art, and more. The museum contains a remarkable amount of detail, down to the embers in the bedroom hearth. Use our Malaga family vacation planner to visit Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares on your trip to Malaga, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • It was like 25 years that not visiting the museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares de Málaga. It was with the College and would have about 8 or 10 years. I.e. in aqella time only he could say that it was full of old things. This year, encouraged by a friend went to visit him on the occasion of the white night. A real jewel, certainly no visitor should go is from Malaga without visit it, but more crime a has that which live here not it know. Malaga, encourage them, that it is a wonder.
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  • The Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares brings us some of the customs in Malaga in the past. Well organized, the rooms feature tools used in houses and also in the workplace of people. Well worth getting to know the local culture.
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  • Worth seeing. Carefully down to the last detail. If we want to get to know this city... do not you pierdas1
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  • A rich museum of house artifacts and popular culture of the 19th century in Malaga. Good collection of lithograph prints.
  • Of a truth that is worth a visit to this place not only for extensive collection of antique objects that but for the beautiful Inn is located where that it transports you to the past of the most authentic Andalusia.
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  • This museum is downtown, filled with antique objects that were used in Malaga bourgeois everyday life. There are carriages, forging utensils, clothing and even a delivery room chair. It serves to give an idea of the life which was carried before. Also located in a very nice mansion.
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  • Don't miss time at the Picasso and visit this Museum, much more enjoyable and interesting.
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  • all I really liked... its location, the House which houses it, the content, the beautiful courtyards... outstanding.
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