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14.Museum of Romanticism, Madrid
This charming museum was founded by the Marquis of La
Vega-Inclán in 1921, who started it by donating his collec-
tion of Romantic period art Spanish state. The museum is
tain the atmosphere of Romanticism. The galleries not only
show pieces of art, but also give a faithful representation of
daily life in The Romantic Era .
The core of the collection is 86 paintings and pieces of fur-
niture initially owned by the Marquis. Other pieces were
gradually added through different donations, including
works by artists like Leonardo Alenza and Francisco Lamey-
er, as well as personal objects from such important Spanish
authors as Mariano José de Larra , José Zorrilla and Juan Ramón Jiménez .
The collection is rich and varied, with 1,682 pieces permanently exhibited, offering a unique
portrait of this fascinating period.
Image Credit: Joaaqín Espalter's Mefistofeles. Image by Rotatebot.
When It's Free
Saturdays at 2 PM. Otherwise general admission 3 €. Check the website for open hours ,
which vary throughout the year.
Contact Information
c/ San Mateo, 13. 28004 - Madrid
914 48 10 45 ( English Translation)
Neighborhood : Tribunal.
Public Transportation: Tribunal Metro Station (Lines 1 and 10).
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