Malaga Art Galleries
(Malaga, Costa del Sol, Spain)
Malaga has a thriving arts scene, which comes as no big surprise since this city is the actual birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
One of Malaga's premier art galleries is the Museo Picasso (Picasso Museum), which celebrates the life of this world-famous modernist artist.
Further notable galleries in this Costa del Sol area include the Museo Casa Natal de Picasso - where many of the artist's original works are displayed.
The equally noteworthy Museo Municipal de Malaga may also appeal and regularly features changing exhibitions of both paintings and sculptures.
Museo Picasso (Picasso Museum)
Address: Palacio de Buenavista, Calle San Agustin, 8, Malaga, 29015, Costa del Sol, Spain
Tel: +34 952 602 731
The popular Museo Picasso Malaga features an array of Picasso's works of art from private collections, including paintings, engravings, sculptures and ceramics. Operated by two foundations, the Fundación Museo Picasso and also the Fundación Paul, Christine y Bernard Ruiz-Picasso, the museum is one of the Costa del Sol's premier art galleries and is housed in a 16th-century building, full of Andalusian character.
Open hours: Tuesday to Thursday - 10:00 to 20:00, Friday and Saturday - 10:00 to 21:00, Sundays - 10:00 to 20:00
Admission: charge, discounts for seniors and children, children under ten free
Museo Municipal de Malaga (Municipal Museum)
Address: Paseo de Reding, 1, Malaga, 29016, Costa del Sol, Spain
Tel: +34 952 225 106
Located in the Reding district, the Museo Municipal de Malaga displays numerous temporary art exhibitions. Featured in this well-known museum are a wealth of modern paintings and sculptures by well-known artists.
Open hours: daily - 10:-00 to 20:00
Museo Casa Natal de Picasso (Native Museum of Picasso)
Address: Plaza de la Merced, 15, Malaga, 29012, Costa del Sol, Spain
Tel: +34 952 06 0215
The Museo Casa Natal de Picasso is situated in the Old Town area of Malaga and is the birthplace of Pablo Picasso. This popular museum features numerous permanent and contemporary works of art, together with books, sketches and sculptures. Works by other well-known artists are also displayed here.
Open hours: Monday to Saturday - 11:00 to 14:00, 18:00 to 21:00
Museo Catedralicio (Cathedral Museum)
Address: Molina Lario, Malaga, 29015, Costa del Sol, Spain
Tel: +34 952 215 917
Located in the Cathedral, Museo Catedralicio offers a large collection of impressive paintings, art, manuscripts and sculptures, together with a guided tour.
Open hours: Monday to Saturday - 09:00 to 18:45