Museo del Greco

Gallery and Museum in Toledo

Museo Del Greco
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The El Greco Museum is located in Toledo, Spain. It celebrates the mannerist painter El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos, 1541–1614), who spent much of his life in Toledo, having been born in Fodele, Crete.
This museum has an extensive collection of paintings by this artist of the Spanish Golden Age.

Opened in 1911, the museum is located in Toledo’s Jewish Quarter. It consists of two buildings: a 16th-century house with a courtyard, and an extension dating from the early 20th century. The two share a garden. The museum houses numerous works by El Greco, especially from this brilliant painter’s last period, as well as canvases by other 17th century Spanish painters, furniture from the same era and pottery from Talavera de la Reina.

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Visiting Museo del Greco


9.30am-7.30pm Tue-Sat Mar-Oct, to 6pm Nov-Feb, 10am-3pm Sun year-round


adult/child €3/1.50, from 2pm Sat & all day Sun free

Address: El Greco Museum, Paseo Tránsito, s/n, 45002 Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Duration: 20 minutes

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