Museo Cuevas del Sacromonte

The Museo Cuevas del Sacromonte offers a captivating journey into the heart of Granada’s rich cultural heritage. Nestled in the picturesque Sacromonte neighborhood, famous for its cave dwellings and flamenco tradition, this museum provides a fascinating insight into the lives and history of the gypsy community that have inhabited these caves sicne XVI century.

Visitors can explore a series of 11 restored caves, each showcasing different aspects of traditional gypsy life, from housing and craftsmanship (basketry, forge, ceramics, loom) to music and dance. Exhibits feature authentic artifacts, tools and photographs offering a comprehensive look at the vibrant culture that thrived in this unique setting.


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The Sacromonte Museum also has a Nature Classroom that provides information about the flora and fauna, climate, landscape, and agriculture of the area.

In addition to its cultural exhibits, the museum also hosts live flamenco performances, providing visitors with an immersive experience of this iconic Spanish art form. Whether delving into the history of the Sacromonte caves or enjoying a mesmerizing flamenco show, a visit to the Museo Cuevas del Sacromonte promises to be a memorable and enriching experience for all.

The Sacromonte Caves Museum has 10,000 m² of outdoor space available for visitors to enjoy during their stay. The entire museum area and viewpoint are equipped with benches for leisurely enjoyment of the views of the Alhambra and the city. Visitors can also comfortably enjoy a refreshment or coffee in the snack bar located next to the museum entrance.

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Book your ticket here.

Opening times: Summer: from March 15th to October 14th: Mondays to Sunday 10am – 8pm. Winter: From October 15th to March 14th: Mondays to Sunday 10am – 6pm.

Address: Barranco de los Negros, s/n (acceder por, C. Verea de Enmedio, 18010 Granada

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