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Museo de Santa Cruz

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Interesting Museum

Displays local ceramics and great works of art. There are different sections all of which are worth... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David S
A beautiful building with several El Greco paintings

This is a really beautiful building both inside and out. Last time we visited the main gallery was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Calle Miguel de Cervantes 3, 45001 Toledo, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Displays local ceramics and great works of art. There are different sections all of which are worth seeing. The cloisters and staircases are worth seeing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really beautiful building both inside and out. Last time we visited the main gallery was closed so it was a delight to see this magnificent area with its El Greco paintings on this visit. There are lots of lovely paintings and religious...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 30 November 2018

This was a great museum to visit. It isn't too large but has some excellent El Greco's and some other great art as well. Well worth a short visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

What a gem of a museum. Allow 1-2 hours for a visit. Reasonably priced at €4. Loved the artwork and the religious articles on desplay. There were only a few others in the museum when I was there so I felt as though it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michele Kennedy F
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Definitely worth a visit to see el Greco original pieces of which there are about eight. The are quite enjoyable and partnered with the pieces in the El Greco museum really give you a good look into his work. The rest of the museum provided...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Was worth the walk to see this museum and learn about El Greco. Its very quiet inside but a wonderful atmosphere for those wanting to soak it all up. Its a great place to get out of the sun as well.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank pictuto
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Well curated, interesting museum. A cool retreat from the heat of the town. Inexpensive to visit and well worth it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pixiefairweather
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Note that this museum opens at 09:30 hr. I was early and had to wait for 10 mins. Entrance ticket is €4 included audio headset. I needed to leave my backpack at locker, requiring 1 euro deposit. The main exhibit hall is at ground level,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

The El Greco Museum was closed so we were disappointed. Not for long however, as we made our way to the Santa Cruz Museum. An imposing building pock marked with bullet holes from the Spanish Civil War. Took some pics of those! The staff is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Soosie8
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

The El Greco paintings are good. And don't miss the patio. It is a very nice place to relax after walking the Toledo streets....

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from LuckyTravelerRonaldo | Reviewed this property |
This building has expansive ground floor exhibits and vaulted ceilings. We did have to use stairs to visit some secondary displays but the good stuff was at ground level.
16 November 2016|
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Response from yumm2011 | Reviewed this property |
I was able to see everything in under an hour.