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National Sculpture Museum

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  • Detail of the upper gallery of the cloister in the College of San Gregorio, Valladolid © Ministerio de Cultura

    Detail of the upper gallery of the cloister in the College of San Gregorio, Valladolid © Ministerio de Cultura

  • General view of the cloister of the College of San Gregorio, Valladolid © Ministerio de Cultura

    General view of the cloister of the College of San Gregorio, Valladolid © Ministerio de Cultura

  • Chapel of the College of San Gregorio, Valladolid © Ministerio de Cultura

    Chapel of the College of San Gregorio, Valladolid © Ministerio de Cultura

  

Category

Fine Arts

Owner

State
Calle Cadenas de San Gregorio 1, 2, 3
47011 Valladolid
Valladolid, Castile-Leon

Telephone+34 983250375

Fax+34 983259300

E-mailmuseoescultura@mecd.es

Websitehttp://museoescultura.mcu.es/

Temporary exhibitions

A museum of Spanish sculpture

It is one of the most original museums in the world thanks to the dramatically intense works of art, the beauty of the building and the modernity of the presentation.

Devotional sculpture by great Spanish Renaissance and Baroque artists, such as Juan de Juni, Alonso Berruguete and Gregorio Fernández is one of the most relevant hallmarks of Spanish history and the highlight of the collections in this museum. This type of sculpture launched its creativity with unprecedented imagination in the 16th and 17th centuries. The blend of art, religion and power offers visitors a range of interpretations and forms of knowledge and enjoyment. Furthermore, since December 2011 the museum houses the collections from the former National Museum of Artistic Reproductions.

The museum's main site is the College of San Gregorio, a magnificent 15th-century building which was originally used as a training centre for theologians, mystics and inquisitors. The museum also comprises the neighbouring buildings of the Villena Palace and the Casa del Sol.

Essential works

Temporary exhibitions

  • View and plan of Toledo, 2013 © Marina Núñez

    Between heaven and earth. Twelve glances at El Greco four hundred years later

    The influence of El Greco on the art of today is explored through the work of twelve contemporary artists.

    More info

Collections

The museum's collection is part of the collective catalogue of the Digital Network of Spanish Museum Collections (CERES), conceived as a space for dissemination which enables visitors to browse the various museum collections using the identifying features of each item (author, type of object, iconography, etc.).


Come and visit

Timetables

Tuesday to Saturday

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

4:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Public holidays and Sunday

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Rates

General: €3

Reduced: €1,50

Services

Audio guide

Corporate events

Programme of cultural activities

Children's workshops

Shop

Visits for families

Guided tours

Accessibility

Lift

Disabled toilets

Ramps

Wheelchairs

Multimedia

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