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Museo Salzillo

Plaza de San Agustin, n0 3., town CENTREE ONLY INC HOSPITAL Murcia, Spain
+34 968 29 18 93
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Very interesting visit

We happened upon this museum by accident and were very glad we did. The artwork is incredible, the... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Lauren W
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Still not sure...

... if I like these works. The detailing is remarkable. The works are meticulous and full of little... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Timbertius
,
Zaandam, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sculptor” (5 reviews)
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Plaza de San Agustin, n0 3., town CENTREE ONLY INC HOSPITAL Murcia, Spain
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+34 968 29 18 93
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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

1  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

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

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
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

The level of intricacy of the carvings and tableaux is mind boggling but if you are a Doctor Who fan don't turn your back and definitely don't blink

Thank LouiseAR49
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I was thoroughly looking forward to going to the museum but in July/August time it is open only until 1:00

1  Thank 0_o123
Reviewed 10 June 2015

We visited Salzillo museum on our recent trip. I would highly recommend a visit. Wonderful artist who worked in wood. Statues are amazing

1  Thank James K
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