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Museo Salzillo

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Delicate, intricate and a joy to behold.

A beautiful demonstration of the works of the 18th Century sculptor, Francisco Salzillo. I enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Filled my Soul!!

The nativity scene is fascinating in the detail.. I think I spent almost 30 minutes and even then... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

A beautiful demonstration of the works of the 18th Century sculptor, Francisco Salzillo. I enjoyed it because of my interest and appreciation of fine and delicate craft work. My partner less so. Possibly an acquired taste.

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

The nativity scene is fascinating in the detail.. I think I spent almost 30 minutes and even then had to force myself to leave and see the rest of the museum. Have visited this at lest three times...and each time it's difficult to leave before...More

2  Thank Zeenat2015
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Went here with Begoñas tours..Viajes Real Spain (on Facebook) Would never have found it on our own but its a real gem. Amazing sculptures that are used in the iconic processions and religious festivals all over the world. Our guide was very funny as was...More

2  Thank crissy_wissy
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We happened upon this museum by accident and were very glad we did. The artwork is incredible, the detail is mesmerizing. I particularly liked the big floats that they carry in the holy week festival, they were fascinating to see. This museum is well worth...More

2  Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 23 April 2017

... if I like these works. The detailing is remarkable. The works are meticulous and full of little details. Still I feel though that this type of work is a little too over the top for my own tastes. It was definitely a memorable visit...More

1  Thank Timbertius
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Not only was Salzillo a great sculptor--this museum magnifies his greatness by making a large selection of his work available in a setting where one can view the objects up close and under good lighting, something which is not always the case in churches or...More

1  Thank fanoffrance
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We enjoyed visiting this museum which is a short distance from the Cathedral, perhaps 15 mins walking. Here you can view several large wooden sculptures by the famous sculptor Salzillo depicting scenes taken from the Bible, and focusing on the Crucifixion and aftermath. The works...More

Thank templar79
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Some of the best religious work I have ever seen. The observation is terrific, fantastic observation, the sculptures have amazing character. The church attached to the museum is amazing with a life-sized Last Supper.

Thank Trotamundostwo
Reviewed 20 January 2016

I am biased but I really love this place. We saw the Easter parades one year and it puts this museum into perspective. Good catholic gore on display! The works are exquisite. The nativity scene is amazing, take your time as the display cases don't...More

2  Thank SeeWhatDSees
Reviewed 8 January 2016

The museum is well conceived and brings you full information on this sculptor and the history around...very revealing and amazing the quality of work of Salzillo ! The visit to this museum is very worthwhile and recommendable.

Thank marc d
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