A hidden gem
Why locals love it
The museum shows work by Joaquín Sorolla, a well-known 19th century Spanish painter, also known as "the painter of light". The building was originally the artist's house, and was later converted into a museum. This precious mansion boasts a very pretty garden and a stunning collection.
Why you should visit it
Apart from being an oasis of peace and quiet in the bustling city, it is very intimate place. If you don't feel like walking around in a museum for hours on end but want to get to know Spanish art, then this is your destination. You can visit this small museum in an hour.
Visit the museum in the late afternoon when the sunlight illuminates the collection. Free entry on Saturday afternoons and Sundays!