Visiting the Museums of the Costa del Sol

Art, archaeology, history, nature - find out how to make the most of the Costa del Sol's monuments, museums and sights using discount tickets and vouchers...

The Málaga Card offers discounted entry to over ten museums and monuments, access to the tourist bus and many other discounts around town, including flamenco shows and restaurants. It is available from tourist offices.

Museums in Málaga

The Museo Picasso

This museum in Málaga, housing a large collection of Picasso paintings, offers a 50 percent discount to 11 to 16 year olds and under 10s enter free of charge. There is also a 50 percent discount for groups of more than 20 people.

  • Museo Picasso
    : Palacio de Buenavista c/ San Agustín, 8, 29015 Málaga
    Tel: 952 127 600
    Open: Tuesdays to Thursdays 10:00-20:00, Fridays and Saturdays 10:00-21:00, Sundays and public holidays 10:00-20:00

Fundación Museo del Grabado Español Contemporáneo

The Marbella modern engravings museum offers discounted entry to retired visitors, students and school groups. The museum houses works by Dali, Picasso and Miro.

Museums in Cadiz

The Province of Cádiz Tourism Board (Patronato Provincial de Turismo de Cádiz) has English-language information on attractions, transportation and accommodation.

Museo de Cádiz

A large museum with an interesting collection of puppets made for fiestas, the Museum of Cadiz also features an archaeology exhibit about the pre-history and history of Cadiz. The museum houses one of the largest collections of art in Andalusia, with pieces by Murillo and Rubens.

  • Museo de Cádiz
    : Plaza de Mina, 11004 Cádiz
    Tel: 956 203 368

Museo de las Cortes de Cádiz

The Museo de las Cortes de Cádiz details the history of Cádiz in the 18th and 19th centuries. The museum houses artwork, relics, maps and other exhibits.

  • Museo de las Cortes de Cádiz
    : Calle Santa Inés 9, 11003 Cádiz
    Tel: 956 221 788

Museo Arqueológico de Jerez

Dating back to the 4th century BC, the artifacts in the Archaeology Museum of Jerez were almost all found in excavations within the local area. Temporarily closed for renovations as of September 2011.

Museo de Relojes Palacio del Tiempo

The Antique Clocks Museum features a collection of hundreds of clocks from around the world dating from the 17th-19th century. Visits are guided.

  • Palacio del Tiempo
    : La Atalaya Fundación Andrés de Ribera, Cervantes nº3 y Pizarro nº19, 11403 Jerez de la Frontera
    Tel: 956 182 100
    Fax: 956 313 153