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Museum of Alhambra

Palacio de Carlos V, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 02 79 29
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“carlos v” (18 reviews)
“free entrance” (4 reviews)
“on display” (6 reviews)
Palacio de Carlos V, 18009 Granada, Spain
Realejo - San Matias
+34 958 02 79 29
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small, modest and limited museum, although there is some interesting piece have have a good amount of information in Spanish and English. The museum is free, so can't complain too much. Although there's nothing really outstanding that's a must see, the museum...More

Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 12 January 2018

If you are already in Alhambra, you may as well check out some of the stuff they have found while digging and restoring. There are some interesting pieces.

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Alhambra Museum (Palace of Carlos V) Alhambra Museum is on the south wing of the lower level of the Palace. Dedicated to the Hispano-Muslim culture and art.Well worth visiting. Free admission. Much less and much more sparse is Museum of Ángel Barrios (Calle Real, next...More

Thank Phayao13
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Superb builidng and expertly presented exhibit. The amazing feature is the circular space in the centre of the building contrasting with the square rooms hosting the exhibits.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Museum of Alhambra is a small display area within the Charles V palace at the Alhambra. Limited number of displays of statues, ceramics, tiles etc. Takes 10 minutes.Free entrance.

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 3 December 2017

What a great place to visit. Can't believe you get all day to look around for €12 there some much to see and take in. We did go in November but it was quite so loads of time to stop and take in the sights.

Thank Nick N
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Absorb centuries of royal history and impressive multicultural architectural influences, in this enchanting palace-fortress. Perched high above the ancient city of Granada, it is easy to understand why The Alhambra is the number one tourist destination in Spain. The abundant, expansive gardens add to the...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I visited this beautiful place years ago and managed then to drag my parents and husband years later........without booking in advance! big mistake - stupid mistake I am sure many will be thinking. So please remember to book in advance, as they get booked out...More

Thank mbhdublin2017
Reviewed 27 November 2017

By far one of the best places I have visited in tourist mode. I would add on the Generalife area as well as it has as much to offer. There are many places to relax, take it slow....so much beauty.

Thank lmsw09
Reviewed 21 November 2017

This place is amazing and worth the trip even if your not staying in Granada although I would recommend staying in Granada. It does get booked up and you have to book prior to arriving. I recommend going in the Morning and also recommend getting...More

Thank psuedojunk
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13 July 2017|
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Response from reluctanttraveller47 | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure, you can enter the museum free even if you don't have a ticket to the Alhambra. I can't remember closing times, This STUPID site won't let me post a helpful url but fairly easy to find WINTER SCHEDULES... More
13 July 2017|
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Response from damdes85 | Reviewed this property |
not sure... better give them a call
11 April 2017|
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Response from Rodman100 | Reviewed this property |
Get the general admission ticket for 14 euros, this covers the gardens and the palace. Make sure you are early as I missed out on a ticket. I got there just before 10 and there were only a few tickets left which sold out... More