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Museo de Arte Abstracto Espanol

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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The most unique things in Cuenca!

They said the most unique things in Cuenca are the hanging houses. And when I saw them with my own... read more

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FebyDhi
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Valencian Country, Spain
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Historical site full of art inside

Do not miss the musseum, Casas Colgadas are even nicer from inside. Good collection of art, even... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2019
GGZ
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Madrid, Spain
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The Museo de Arte Abstracto Español in Cuenca exhibits a permanent collection of 129 paintings and sculptures by Spanish artists of the Abstract Generation of the 1950s and 60s (Millares, Tàpies, Sempere, Torner, Rueda, Zóbel, Saura, among some...more
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Calle Canonigos s/n | Casas Colgadas, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

They said the most unique things in Cuenca are the hanging houses. And when I saw them with my own eyes, I agree with them.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank FebyDhi
Reviewed 30 January 2019

Do not miss the musseum, Casas Colgadas are even nicer from inside. Good collection of art, even though I am not fond of abstract

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GGZ
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Fabulous free attraction. The place looks small on the outside but there is so much to discover inside. The art is great but even if you’re not an art lover the way the house has been renovated and all the different floors, nooks and crannies...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JWMW101
Reviewed 8 November 2018

FABULOUS. A superb collection, thank you Zobel and friends. In a super setting/ location . Beautifully laid out. The best abstract museum bar none ! So memorable, so delightful, full of outstanding pieces. Very helpful and engaging staff too. Worth going to Spain just to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We only stayed in Cuenca for one night but this is a great place to head to as it takes you right through the old town. The museum itself is free and has many interesting pieces. Make sure you walk down to the bridge so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank scott j
Reviewed 22 August 2018

This is my favorite museum of art, anywhere. The setting is absolutely magic, the staff are marvellous, and the paintings of Fernando Zobel! His paintings are like dreams. You fall into them and never want to leave. Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Medinaceli102
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Our expectations were much higher, not to say that we were dissappointed, as nothing special or exciting to us... The only positive thing to us was that the museo was integrated within the "hanging houses", which are a tourist attraction on their own. Entrance is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

It was our first experience of an abstract art museum and it was great. The entry was free. The museum is a hanging house based on the edge of the hills. It was beautiful and we would recommend visiting this place.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TrishnaN10
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Not only is the art fantastic, but the Hanging house is worth visiting, and the view is great. Take the time to see this museum.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank BethKDfw_Tx
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Great selection of paintings and sculptures from well none contemporary artists: Guerrero, Mompó, Chillida, Tapies, etc. in a beautiful and well preserved house of the “Casas Colgadas” with a great view to the mountains, “Punte De San Pablo” and “parador de Cuenca” which is a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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annie h
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Response from claire s | Reviewed this property |
It is a museum not a hotel. It has beautifully restor d wood floors,etc. Would have to contact museum.
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