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Spanish Museum of Abstract Art

  • Room in the Museum of Spanish Abstract Art. Cuenca © Turespaña

    Room in the Museum of Spanish Abstract Art. Cuenca © Turespaña



Contemporary art


Casas Colgadas, s/n
16001 Cuenca
Cuenca, Castile-La Mancha

Telephone+34 969212983

Fax+34 969212285


A great showcase of art

Since 1966 the city of Cuenca has been home to a spectacular collection of abstract art.

This important museum has a permanent exhibit containing hundreds of paintings and sculptures by leading Spanish figures in the world of abstract art. There are works by Antoni Tàpies, Antonio Saura, Eduardo Chillida and Pablo Serrano, amongst many others. The museum is located in the Hanging Houses, in a 15th-century building which is one of the city’s most picturesque spots, a designated World Heritage Site.

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Tuesday to Friday and Public holidays

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM


11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM


Does not close at midday

11:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Closing days: Monday

Closed: 1 January, Maundy Thursday (afternoon), Good Friday, 18, 19, 20 and 21 of September, 24, 25 y 31 December.



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