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Address: C/ Convalecencia, 1, 18010 Granada, Spain
Phone Number: 34-958-222-144
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A surprising gem in the middle of Granada

What a charming museum this is! A short, English or Spanish tour takes you through the items in the collection. It is intimate and interesting so our children aged 10, 9 and 6... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

What a charming museum this is! A short, English or Spanish tour takes you through the items in the collection. It is intimate and interesting so our children aged 10, 9 and 6 could easily relate to the items on display and not get bored.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

A small but extremely interesting museum and property with an eclectic array of objects, all relating to San Juan. Included in the tour was a visit to the exact spot that he died, at the time of our visit a mass was going to be held for an Australian group in the same bedroom there is also a private chapel... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

The Museo de los Pisa is also called the Museo San Juan de Dios. The building was constructed in the 15th century in the Mudejar style, with three stories around a central patio. San Juan de Dios died in this house. The museum is dedicated to the life of the saint and the religious order he founded, Orden de los... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

San Juan de Dios died in this house. The museum is dedicated to the life of the saint and the religious order he founded, Orden de los Hermanos Hospitalarios. The museum contains a large amount of religious art and furniture. Here is some info about his life: Juan Ciudad Duarte was born in 1495 in Montemor-o-Novo (Portugal) in a poor... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

This house is famous because Saint John died here in 1550 - you actually get to see the room and exact place where this happened. In what was his bedroom you can also see the basket, cane & crucifix that were his. Now this house is the home to many thousands of artifacts that have been donated or collected in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

We went this morning and do not regret it! It was cool-but I had no expectations of anything going in. I just thought, "Museum! Lets go!" So we paid the 3 euro each suggested donation and got a very nice tour in English by a lovely girl. There's no way this place would've been comprehensible to us without one. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

lovely museum with intimate tours - the art student lady that did ours was fantastic - very knowledgeable. well worth visiting this if you are interested in art and history.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2011

This museum is located in a house that was built by the Pisa family shortly after the reconquest of Granada by the Catholic Kings in 1492. It is located in the lower Albaicin area of Granada just above the Plaza de Santa Ana. The Pisa family supported many charitible works, including those of a local priest in the 1500s (... More 

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Address: Address: C/ Convalecencia, 1, 18010 Granada, Spain
Phone Number: 34-958-222-144
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada

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