Musée Goya - Museum of Hispanic Art

Interesting
The museum is housed in the bishop's palace, the plans of which were drawn up by Mansart and the gardens by Le Nôtre. Specialising in Spanish paintings, its biggest claim to fame is its exceptional collection of works by Goya (The Disasters of War, Los Caprichos). Plus, Spanish paintings, dating from the 14C to the present day, including by Vélasquez, Alonso Cano, Javier Bueno and Picasso.

Useful information

Address:

Au 1er étage de l’Hôtel-de-Ville, dans l’ancien palais épiscopal, 81100 Castres

Phone:

+33 5 63 71 59 30

Price:

5 € (-18 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: 10am-6pm; Apr-Jun and Sep: daily except Mon 9am-noon, 2pm-6pm, Sun 10am-noon, 2pm-6pm; rest of year: daily except Mon 9am-noon, 2pm-5pm, Sun 10am-noon, 2pm-5pm - closed some Bank Hols

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