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Address: 37 General Martinez Campos, 28010 Madrid, Spain
Phone Number: 34-91-310-1584
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A small, lesser-known museum with an excellent collection of Spanish...

A small, lesser-known museum with an excellent collection of Spanish post-impressionist and early 20th-century art.

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Home of the artist Joaquim Sorolla. This is a small not so known museum. A nice garden and a beautiful collection of Sorolla's artworks and ceramics.

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Ashdod, Israel
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Home of the artist Joaquim Sorolla. This is a small not so known museum. A nice garden and a beautiful collection of Sorolla's artworks and ceramics.

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MADRID
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This museum is not so famous but is the best. So quite and peaceful right in the center of Madrid. Worthy it

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Glasgow
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This museum, in the home of the artist Joaquim Sorolla, is a perfect jewel. The garden and the house itself are delights. His collection of ceramics and bronze sculptures are beautiful. And his paintings!!! He truly was the master of light. If you only go to one museum in Madrid, this is it. You will never grudge the €3 entrance... More 

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Madrid
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sorolla's home was also his studio and it is now a small museum with a wonderful collection of his paintings. A recent refurbishment has made it easier to see the permanent exhibition and has opened up more of the building. The patio garden inspired by the gardens of the Alhambra is a wonderful place to sit. For anyone who likes... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Small but nice museum with gorgeous garden. Not conveniently placed but worth the walk or ride. Good insight into Sorolla's life.

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St. Louis
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been to Sorolla's home/ museum several times and find it charming. Sorolla was Spain's most famous impressionist artist. This museum was his home, and visitors can explore his workshop, which still contains his paints, brushes, etc. Purchase some prints of his seaside scenes. I did. Walk in his garden with mosaic walkways. You'll enjoy this museum.

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Chicago, IL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This museum was close to my hotel so I took a quick stroll over. The walk was lovely from the Hotel Santo Mauro. The garden around the museum was a nice little retreat in and of itself. I didn't have much time to explore but truly enjoyed what I did see.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the Sorolla Museum very much. We were not familiar with Sorolla's work before visiting Madrid but are glad we had the opportunity to do so. The museum is in his former home. His large studio is appears as if he had just left the room. His paint box and collection of brushes are displayed as if he were... More 

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I read about this in my Rick Steeves book - not only is this an amazing hidden gem, it is in a nice neighborhood, out of the way from downtown, but easy to get to - and, it was in our backyard area of the Intercontinental Hotel, so that was a plus, in the business district. Wow. This place is... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a special museum; it is a slice of this magnificent painter and his family's life. I was so taken with this place that I viewed it twice!

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