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Great find

We came upon this museum by chance whilst walking back to our hotel. We stopped to look through a... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
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Unusually delightful!

This museum was open and free when we were there, It is a restored home with part of it turned into... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
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Camino Nuevo de San Nicolas 12, 18010 Granada, Spain
+34 958 29 33 10
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Reviewed 29 February 2012

Max Moreau was a realist Belgian painter who lived between 1902 and 1992. He left his house to the City of Granada when he died. The house and workshop have a garden that is quite pretty. Above the house there is a lookout where one...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We came upon this museum by chance whilst walking back to our hotel. We stopped to look through a gate onto a beautiful patio, only to be welcomed in warmly and invited to look around. We found an intimate and interesting little museum in the...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

This museum was open and free when we were there, It is a restored home with part of it turned into a gallery of his work, It is a beautiful Carmen with high walls and a glorious garden on multiples levels, patios with views of...More

1  Thank Marilyn J
Reviewed 18 July 2018

What a cute little casa/museum!! Very quaint, friendly staff and interesting! I had no idea this artist existed until I visited his house. Free entry too, which is a bonus. Great views of Alhambra. Cute garden!

2  Thank Ottawachica
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Small museum in the Albicin, which houses the works of Max Moreau. I must admit I am not that interested in paintings etc but the art was presented in an interesting way. The real positives for me were the opportunity to see inside a typical...More

Thank Martin A
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We had seen this when we went up to the Mosque next to the San Nicholas viewpoint, but it was closed so we went back and it is very beautiful. His house is a Carmen, which in Spain describes what I would call a compound;...More

1  Thank txtfa001
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We passed by the house not knowing anything about the artist. A man encouraged us to go in and take a look. What a wonderful surprise! The house is charming and has been lovingly preserved offering a glimpse into Moreau’s life and work. Rooms look...More

Thank O9235FQrobertc
Reviewed 29 March 2018

This house - or carmen - is absolutely fabulous, well-maintained, with stunning views, courtyards, fountains, intriguing interiors and art works. There is just so much to love, including the adorable black cats; were there two, or three?? And it's free admission! So glad we visited...More

Thank Doria H
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful surprise find on a ramble through the Arabic quarter in Granada. Definately worth a visit. The views of the Alhambra from the garden are stunning.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Hidden away on the street leading to Plaza San Nicolas is the wonderful garden and home of Max Moreau. It is a museum of his work, featuring his preserved studio, garden, lounge room and gallery. Just stunning views to Alhambra out the back too. Must...More

1  Thank Caroler55
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We made this 'pitstop' part of a visit we planned to various carmens and ended up spending more time here than expected. It is a beautifully maintained residence that once belonged to the Belgian artist, musician and author Max Léon Moreau (1902-1992) and his wife...More

2  Thank lamprells
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