Museums & Monuments
Castillo de Santa Catalina
Renovated 16th century Italian-influenced fortified castle. Regular temporary exhibitions. Open daily. Paseo Antonio Burgos s/n, Cadiz.
Museum Cortijo de Miraflores
This museum features historical gardens as well as permanent and temporary art exhibitions. At Avenida del Trapiche, Marbella.
Alcazaba de Malaga
The Malaga fortress, an 11th century Arab palace citadel, is open to the public every day except Mondays. At Calle Alcazabilla, 29015 Malaga.
Museo de las Cortes de Cadiz
Museum displaying traditional objects from the province and of the cortes of Cadiz. Open 09:00-13-00 and 16-00-19:00 Moonday to Friday, 09:00-13:00 Saturday and Sunday. Located at Calle Santa Ines 9, Cadiz.
Museum built for for the display of many of Picassos original drawings and paintings. Plaza de la Merced 15, Malaga.
Casa-Museo Pablo Ruiz Picasso
Located in the birthplace of Picasso and declared a historic artistic monument since 1983. This museum has a collection of Picasso originals as well as over 3,500 pieces by Miro, Bacon, Ernst, Tapies and Chillida. Plaza de la Merced 15, 29012 Malaga.
Fundation Museo Del Grabado Espanyol Contemporaneo
The Spanish contemporary engraving museum has more than 3,000 prints dating from the 15th century to today, including works of art by Picasso, Dali and Miro. Closed Sunday, Monday and public holidays. At Calle Hospital Bazan, 29600 Marbella.
Centre of Contemporary Arts
Centre dedicated to 20 and 21 century art. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-14:00 and 19:00-21:00. At Calle Alemania, Malaga.
La Concepcion Gardens
Considered the most important tropical garden in Spain, and perhaps the best in Europe, La Concepción Gardens are located 5 Km from the city centre. The garden tour includes a museum with statuary, mosaics and archaeology exhibit. Disabled access. C
Aula del Mar
Aquarium museum open Monday to Saturday 10.30-14.30. Cofradia de Pescadores, Avenida de Manuel Afustin Heredia 35, Malaga, near the port.
Museo de la Catedral
Museum housing statues, art and items of historic value from the Roman period. Located at Casa de Contaduria Plaza de Fray Feliz s/n, 11304 Cadiz.
This museum offers a collection of Bonsais all found in downtown Marbella. Parque Arroyo de la Represa Avda. Del Dr. Maiz Vinal, Marbella.
Casa Museo de Mijas
Museum of Mijas open daily from 10:00-14:00 and 17:00-20:00 admission free. Situated Plaza de la libertad 2, Mijas Pueblo.
Museo Taller Litografico
Museum with exhibits of printing machinery and items relating to lithography at Bovedas de San Roque s/n, 11005 Cadiz.
Museum housing sculptures and paintings by various artists, open Tuesday to Friday 10:00-13:30 and 18:00-19:30, Saturday and Sunday 10:00-12:00. At Plaza de las Descalzas, Antequera.
Palacio de Neraja
18th century palace also home to the Municipal Museum featuring exhibits dating from Roman and pre-historic times. Open Tuesday to Sunday at Coso Viejo, Antequera.
Dolls House Museum
The Museo Casa de Muneca houses a collection of miniature dolls houses, with a 19th century Andalucian collection and dolls from the middle of the 20th century. Also a shop selling accessories for dolls houses. Situated Calle Alamos 32 Malaga.
Museo Arqueologico Municipal de Jerez
Natural history museum displaying archaelogical items and local art at Plaza del Mercado s/n, 11408 Jerez de la Frontera.
Municipal Museum of Antequera
Museum displaying old Roman remains such as coins, jugs, jewellery and pottery from Antequera and its region. Palacio de Najera Plaza del Coso Viejo, Antequera.
House of Picasso
The house of Picasso is an exhibition and study centre and is open to the public from Monday to Saturday 10:00-20:00, Sunday 10:00-14:00. At Plaza de la Merced 15, Malaga.
This museum has a collection of Latin-American art. Entrance is free. Urb Coral Beach, CN340, Km 176, 29660 Marbella.
Museo de Caza
Hunting museum with animal skins, guns, arrows, practise targets and trophies from the hunters of the 19th centuary. C/Arminan 59, Ronda.
Basilica Vega del Mar
Situated in San Pedro Alcantara. Opening hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 12:00. Exhibiting a variety of artifacts that have been dug up along the coast line.
Museum full of microscopic art. Carromato de Max, Avenue del Compas, Mijas.
Antequera Municipal Museum
Open Tuesday to Friday 10.00-13.30 and 16.30-18.30 and Saturdays from 10.00-13.30 and Sundays from 11.00-13.30. Plaza del Coso Vieja, Antequera.
The Palaeontology Museum has a large exhibition of many different dinosaurs such as the tyrannosaurus rex, brachiosaurus and the Stegosaurus. Plaza de los Misioneros s/n, Estepona.
Museo del Arte Flamenco
Audio visual display, and a collection of flamenco instruments and traditional folk art at Palacio de Penmartin, Plaza de San Juan 1,11405 Jerez.
Bullfighting museum open from 18:00 containing traditional bullfighting objects and statues. Parque Maria Cristina, Antequera, Costa del Sol.
Also known as La Manquita this cathedral has gothic and baroque influences and features 17th century choir stalls and sculptural works of Pedro de Mena. Closed Sundays and public holidays. Situated at Calle Molina Lario, 29015 Malaga.