Museo de Bellas Artes de Córdoba
Historic Building and Museum in Córdoba
The Museo de Bellas Artes de Córdoba or Museum of Fine Arts of Córdoba is a museum founded in 1844 in Córdoba, Spain. It is located in the building of the old Hospital of la Caridad or the Old Hospital of Charity which also houses the Museum Julio Romero de Torres.
The Collection of the Museo de Bellas Artes de Córdoba
It harbors a range of paintings of Andalusian baroque, as well as numerous works from other ages representing fine art from the 14th century to present. Paintings that can be seen include works by famous Spanish painters such as Goya, Murillo, Valdés, Zurbarán stand out, Alejo Fernandez, Antonio del Castillo, Valdés Leal or the brothers Rafael and Julio Romero de Torres.
Its rooms shelter in addition an exquisite sample of the Spanish sculptors of them the XVII century and the XIX century, with Juan de Mesa and Mateo Inurria like protagonists.
Ground floor of the Museo de Bellas Artes de Córdoba
- Room IV: Baroque art
- Room V: Art of the 18th and 19th centuries
- Room VI: Art of the 20th century
Upper floor of the Museo de Bellas Artes de Córdoba
- Room I: Drawings and prints
- Room II: Medieval art
- Room III: Mannerist art
The Hospital of la Caridad
The building is well worth a visit in itself, with its charming little courtyard packed with orange trees and a Baroque staircase with a carved wooden ceiling featuring chamfered (rounded-off) corners.
Visiting Museo de Bellas Artes de Córdoba
9am-3pm Tue-Sun mid-Jun–mid-Sep, 9am-8pm Tue-Sat & 9am-3pm Sun mid-Sep–mid-Jun
EU Citizen/other free/€1.50