Archaeological Museum, Granada

It is set up in the casa Castril (1539), a Renaissance palace with an attractive plateresque door, decorated with a profusion of heraldic symbols, St James' scallop shells, sculpted people etc. It has a remarkable collection of sculpted alabaster vases from the 9C BC from Egypt found at Almuñécar in a Punic necropolis, a bull from Arjona and many Roman remains and examples of arab decorative art. A copy of the Lady of Baza is on show there.

Useful information

Address:

Carrera del Darro, 41-43, 18010 Granada

Opening hours

temporarily closed for refurbishment

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