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“Not your typical art space”
Review of Museo Sorolla

Museo Sorolla
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Sorolla Museum of Madrid Guided Tour
Ranked #20 of 871 things to do in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: The Sorolla Museum preserves the original atmosphere of both home and study of the painter Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida (Valencia, 1863 - Cercedilla, 1923). It houses the richest collection of his works, colourful paintings irradiating light and vitality. It is one of the more complete and best preserved artist homes remaining in Europe. The garden, also designed by himself, is a beautiful oasis in the city.
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Sorolla’s art is really accessible for the non-artsy types, and this collection is housed in what was his own residence and studio, which adds a really interesting historical element to the visit. It’s not huge and ticket prices are reasonable, which makes it even more doable with children and those who can’t be on their feet for too long. Highly recommended!

Thank Matthew S
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

This is the house where Sorolla lived and worked and the house and furniture are also worth the visit. Sorolla was a contemporary and friend of Singer Sergeant and probably a better painter, although not so well known outside Spain. The several portraits of his wife are masterful and the upper floor has a temporary exhibition of his work. Never crowded. a pleasure to visit

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

This building and garden in a mudéjar style, houses the great collection of Sorolla's paintings in a domestic ambiance, showing also porcelain, furniture, fabrics.

Thank Joaquimduque
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

An absolute gem. Beautiful house and studio, You get a true feel as how artist and his family lived. Go early as later there may be a line to get in.

Thank zelda42
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Great small museum, artworks are beautiful and so are the photographic works, lovely way to spend an hour or so. 3ruro is a bargain too!

Thank Sarah1980Wright
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