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Sorolla Museum (Museo Sorolla), Madrid

Sorolla Museum (Museo Sorolla) - Madrid, Spain
Sorolla Museum (Museo Sorolla)
Paseo del General Martínez Campos 37, Madrid, Spain 28010Map
+34 91 310 1584
Neighborhood: Alonso Martí­nez & Bilbao
Overview

You can embark on a journey through the life and work of Valencian painter, Joaqua Sorolla (1863-1923), in this fascinating museum. It's located in what was his home and studio, donated to the Spanish state by his widow. Some 300 canvasses and thousands of drawings are spread throughout the three floors. The first floor contains his home and the three studios where he worked. The second floor displays most of his paintings and the ground floor is devoted to his drawings. According to Sorolla, the world was a calm and peaceful place and you'll find this museum to be an oasis of tranquility. He was a master of light and shade and concentrated on painting the female form as well as children and the sea.

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Sorolla Museum (Museo Sorolla) General Information
  • Open Hours: Tuesday to Saturday from 09:30 AM to 08:00 PM, Sunday from 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM
  • Type: Arts & Museums
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
  • Nearest Train: Iglesia, Rubén Darío
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