Museo Convento De Santo Domingo El Antiguo, Toledo

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Learn about El Greco and his art at Museo Convento De Santo Domingo El Antiguo. This museum is dedicated to El Greco’s personal and artistic life. Walk through a house designed to feel like the artist's home, and see some of his famous works alongside copies by his apprentices. Rent an audio guide and take advantage of the video presentations (with English subtitles) to learn more about the artist's life and work. There are restored ruins, gardens, and an Arabic-style fountain. Make sure to bring cash, as the site does not accept credit cards. Use our Toledo online trip maker to add Museo Convento De Santo Domingo El Antiguo and other attractions to your Toledo vacation plans.
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  • Walk at night on streets and crevices sometimes less than a metre wide, makes you relive the city of yore, where everything seems to stand still. Time in this place seems to stop his progress, as a break. Welcomes you to a sweet nun, in total silence, and watch the tele del Greco where they are designed and placed more than four centuries ago. Here there is also the tomb of the artist and a sacristy that seems even more distant past stories back to build sospingerti
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  • It is worth seeing one of the convents of Toledo, until they disappear. This is one of the most beautiful. On the road to the tourist visit to the city. Near the stairs rise to the hull. Full of history: Medieval, by el Greco, of the order. Church is very pretty, and the Museum is full of artistic and historical gems. Visit often to make it a very nice nun. And, out... the best monjiles candy of Toledo. Amazing Marzipan, delicious pastries (all done by themselves). I never go without pasta pine nuts.
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  • Inside, find the tomb of El Greco and several works as well as contracts signed by the. What stands out are the candy that made the nuns. You not miss the marzipan
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  • It is worth.
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  • Very nice. It is worth visiting the cloister. It's beautiful.
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  • Beautiful monastery and certainly there are to visit the cloister.
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  • Visit cuts, the choir is worth
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  • I have great memories of this visit the year of el Greco
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