Cartuja de Valldemossa (Valldemossa Charterhouse)

This charterhouse in the village of the same name became famous when George Sand and Chopin stayed here during the winter of 1838-1839. On one side of the cloisters, the 18C pharmacy holds a fine collection of jars and boxes. The cells occupied by George Sand and Chopin offer lovely views across the surrounding carob, olive and almond tree plantations that surround the village. A small museum houses a collection of xylographic wood engravings. Chopin Festival in August.

Useful information

Phone:

+34 971 61 21 06

Price:

8 € (-10 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

Apr-Sep: 9.30am-6.30pm, Sun 10am-1pm; Mar and Oct: 9.30am-5.30pm, Sun 10am-1pm; Feb and Nov: 9.30am-5pm, Sun 10am-1pm; rest of year: daily except Sun 9.30am-3pm - closed 25 Dec