|A guide to art Galleries in Granada.|
GRANADA ART GALLERIES
Al Andalus y la Ciencia is a permanent exhibition in the Museo Parque de las Ciencias of the scientific discoveries made between the 8th and 15th centuries during Moorish rule in southern Spain. Paintings, sketches, maps, replicas, informative panels, photographs and many interactive modules. More>
The Centro de Arte Joven Rey Chico exhibits works by young artists.
Paseo de los Tristes, Albaicín. Tel. 958 248 100. Entrance free.
A collection of paintings, engravings and photographs, many relating to the mythical figure of Don Quijote de la Mancha, are in the Casa Museo Manuel de Falla. This is the house where the illustrious Spanish musician composed many of his great works.
Paseo de los Mártires. Tel. 958 222 188
Regular series of art exhibitions are held throughout the year at the Centro Municipal Gran Capitán in the centre of the city.
Calle Gran Capitán 24. Tel. 958 224 384
Open Monday to Saturday 10.30 to 14.00 and 18.00 to 19.00 (summertime 18.30 to 21.30). Entrance free.
At the Casa Federico García Lorca there is a permanent exhibition photographs, sketches and documents relating to the life and works of the Spanish poet and playwright.
Calle de la Virgen Blanca. Tel. 958 258 466
Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00 to 13.00 and 16.00 to 19.00 (summertime 17.00 to 20.00). Entrance free on Wednesday.
Art for art’s sake is the idea behind the Granada Capital Art Gallery where works of all kinds of artistic styles and trends are exhibited.
Gran Vía de Colón 13. Tel. 958 221 553
Open Monday to Saturday 11.00 to 13.45 and 17.30 to 21.00
Oils, watercolours and graphic art are exhibited at Cidi Hiaya, a gallery in the heart of the city.
Calle Pavaneras 9. Tel. 958 224 990
Open Monday to Friday 11.30 to 13.30 and 18.00 to 21.00, Saturday 11.30 to 13.30
The Galería de Arte Caja Granada holds regular art exhibitions.
Calle San Antón 22. Tel. 958 266 187
Open every day from 11.00 to 14.00 and 18.00 to 21.30
Exhibitions relating to the history, evolution, customs and traditions of local cave dwellers can be seen at the Centro de Interpretación del Sacromonte.
Barranco de los Negros. Tel. 958 215 120
Open Tuesday to Sunday 10.00 to 14.00 and 16.00 to 19.00 (summertime 17.00 to 21.00).
The Centro José Guerrero, a gallery for contemporary art which holds regular exhibitions, is situated in the heart of the ancient Moorish silk bazaar.
La Alcaicería. Tel. 958 225 185
Open Tuesday to Saturday 10.30 to 14.00 and 16.00 to 21.00, Sunday 10.30 to 14.00
Oils and watercolours by local and international artists can be found at the Galería de Arte Ceferino Navarro.
Calle San Matías.
Open Monday to Saturday 11.00 to 13.30 and 18.00 to 21.00
Centro Cultural Memoria de Andalucía
A modern museum in a renoun contemporary architectural building where permanent exhibits and many temporary exhibitions focus on the history and culture of Andalucía.
Open Tuesday to Saturday 11.00 to 14.00 and 18.00 to 20.00 hrs. Sunday and holidays 11.00 to 14.00 hrs. Closed Mondays. Entrance 4 €
Carretera de Armilla. Tel. 958 244 500