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Museo Casa Natal de Cervantes

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The Museo Casa Natal de Cervantes is located at the place where, according scholars, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra's (1547-1616) family home was and where the litterateur was born and spent his early years. The different rooms of the building...more
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Calle Mayor 48 | Madrid, 28801 Alcala De Henares, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Before bei a private residence it was discovered because of ancient documents invesitigated by one of the families of notary publics. It was restored to its original state when bought by Cervantes Aunt who had sued a Spanish nobleman who was her lover and left...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

A nicely preserved home of Cervantes. the museum is well kept and clean. Very interesting. a nice stop if you have a little bit of time.

Thank Tammy E
Reviewed 27 July 2018

It is very nice museum located in Cervantes family home (where he was born and spent first years of life). Es it is Spain, most of guiding cards are in Spanish, English and braille language, but there are many only in Spanish. Admission is free....More

Thank kat202ie
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice trip to Alcalá de Henares Excellent place to learn about Cervantes Try to go by Renfe even better by tren de Cervantes look into Renfe web page excellent service They have guided tours Be ready to walk and for hot weather in summer

Thank Alfredo G
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely museum that's free admission. It's a beautiful old house with original features, furniture and paintings

Thank fishtank5
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Very interesting place. Authentic milieu with all old rooms and furnitures. Very nice pictures on the walls.

Thank Silja T
Reviewed 4 May 2018

I am so happy to have visited the house of Cervantes! Being a professor of Spanish specializing in Cervantes and Don Quijote, this was quite a treat! Cervantes, Don Quijote and Sancho Panza will live forever!

Thank cervantes1547
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Studying in Alcala De Henares a trip to Cervantes birthplace was a must .Time stood still there it is a beautiful museum and tribute to the author of Don Quixote.

Thank cher q
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Great experience but I cannot feel the presence of Cervantes in this place, small museum, at least it is free admission.

Thank Abelard B
Reviewed 19 February 2018

The Museum is in the center of the City. It remains essentially medieval. The surrounding streets are cobbled and winding, and the buildings are historical. Alcala is called the city of three cultures. You will see the sign depicting the three quarters, Jewish, Christian and...More

Thank Minnie G
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