Museo Picasso Malaga, Malaga

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Visit the birthplace of one of Spain’s most renowned artists at the Museo Picasso Malaga. Located in a historic 16th-century palace, the museum holds a collection of 285 works donated by members of Picasso’s family. Tour the galleries to see his various paintings, sculptures, and drawings or browse the museum’s library, which boasts over 800 titles on Picasso, to learn his history and development as an artist. Have a coffee while enjoying the shade of the orange trees on the relaxing cafe terrace. To visit Museo Picasso Malaga on your holiday in Malaga, and find out what else Malaga has to offer, use our Malaga.
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  • Definitely worth a visit even for those with a mild interest in art. So many more pieces on display to see than I had expected. Many real works of art. One of the most famous painters ever and the...  more »
  • My 2nd visit to the museum. I love the location and presentation. The staff were great. One small complaint - the shop was closed at 4.45 so couldn’t buy a souvenir.  more »
  • It was a nice experience visiting this museum. Picasso was born in Málaga so one would expect a museum dedicated to him. This is just that: a small, nice museum with few of his paintings and...  more »
  • Beautiful museum with quality mobile guide. Would be nice with some more benches to sit on, so that you can sit and enjoy the art with the guide. I used approximately 45 minutes with the mobile guide. There where a small shop with nice souvenirs at the end of the tour. Placement in the heart of Málaga within walking distance to the cathedral! 4,5 stars from me!
  • This is one of the top things to do if you visit Malecot, Spain. The museum has a pretty decent collection of Picasso, and provides commentary about the different periods of his life. It also includes a lot of the sketches he did for the larger paintings that you often seen other museums. They include an audio guide when you buy the entrance ticket. The museum is laid out and very well organized way where it is easy to follow the audio guide to get a full explanation of his life. I would allocate around 2 to 3 hours for this.
  • Wonderful museum and fantastic art by one of the best artists of the last millennium. There is always another art exhibition, for by the Picasso exhibition, so you can spend a whole day taking in classic and possibly modern art. In the basement there is ancient ruins from three different civilisation that occupied the area over different centuries, giving you a glimpse into the past history of what we now call Málaga. A must to visit when in the area.
  • A good museum with detailed audio guides to help you along your way through the two sections. You learn a lot about Picasso's life and how the thing happening in the world and in his life affected him and his art style throughout time. The entrance fee was low, especially for students. I can advice this museum to anyone with a small interest in art.
  • 8 euro for entry and 6 for students (valid student ID + personal ID as you need to be 25 and under to get the price). 2 large rooms, extra price for special exhibit. Free audio guide. No pictures allowed but they don’t tell you until you’re inside and someone stops you from taking a pic. Lots of cool Picasso work but his most famous works are not in here.

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