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All reviews his life el greco old house twelve apostles nice museum century house original works english subtitles nice garden his son art lovers on display free entry worth a visit jewish quarter santa cruz santo tome
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Though it is not really where El Greco lived, it is a restored house from his time. the works of art are nicely displayed and explain the life of that great artist. Do not miss the 13 Apostolado paintings. It was free the day we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DamianO157
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you visit Spain for arts, you must visit three "single artist" museums other than usual grand museums like Prado, Sophia and Thyssen in Madrid. Picaso in Barcelona, Dali in Figueres and El Greco in Toledo. A beautiful, small museum with a beautiful garden and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HeaveNEarth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small interesting museum with some nice El Greco's. I thought it was funny that the guy who restored this house in the 1800's thought it was El Greco's house and studio but it turned out his was actually across the street. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jbg74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 2 hours at this museum learning about el Greco and his life. It was nice to see the work of his helpers and his son. It is a place where it easy to spend the time to appreciate the works and read about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank O7950YPjoans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on a small group-guided day-trip out of Madrid and our guide took us for a short visit to the El Greco Museum. The museum, which opened in 1911, is located in the Jewish Quarter of the city. It consists of a 16th-century home...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CPaM68
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Very nice, picturesque. With the narrow streets. Beautiful buildings. And of course the museum of El Greco is unprecedented

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Theodora E
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Didn't really know what we were in for - but it turned out to be a treat. Interesting house, housing a great collection and offering a rolling video to help one's understanding of the artist

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dolly1947
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Great museum with El Greco’s map of Toledo. Information in English and Spanish, really enjoyed this one!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aasiegel
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Apart from the Apostles, quite interesting. A little crowded, but free admission. Not much to see in the cellars, some non-Greco works quite interesting too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hugo22
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Nice free exhibit, well designed for tourist flow, informative and beautiful. Nice gift shop with kind staff.

Date of experience: October 2018
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