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Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Alicante (MACA)

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A great museum

A really nice museum, free entry and a wide range of artwork, from a variety of world class... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hurstpierpoint, United Kingdom
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Excellent well curated collection

Was very pleasantly surprised by this collection which includes greats such as Joan Miro and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Set in the ancient heart of the city, opposite the monumental Basilica of Santa María, this imposing new building takes up an entire city block and encompasses the oldest civil construction in the city: the venerable Casa de La Asegurada, an...more
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| Plaza de Santa Maria, 3, 03002 Alicante, Spain
+34 965 21 31 56
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Reviewed yesterday

Art was decent but quite small and only took us 30 mins to look around. Clean museum though and good facilities.

Thank HeidiJM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really nice museum, free entry and a wide range of artwork, from a variety of world class artists. On the third floor there is a whole exhibition on Eusebio Sempere, which goes into great detail about his life, and shows the variety of work...More

Thank bartfc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was very pleasantly surprised by this collection which includes greats such as Joan Miro and Picasso. The current temporary exhibition of Juana Frances is excellent and well worth a visit. Only disappointment was the lack of a shop, which is listed as on the ground...More

Thank VeganqueenofScots
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Great collection of contemporary art, sculpture and mobiles well set out in lots of space over four floors. Some very interesting exhibits and not much that could be dismissed as not being worthy of inclusion. Really glad that we took the time to visit and...More

Thank felipehavana
Reviewed 4 July 2018

I thouroughly enjoyed this museum and the collection of 20th Century and Contemporary fine art paintings and photograhy is impressive. A huge strength is the breadth and calibre of practitioners from the local region. I enjoyed learning all about their work, insiration and legacy. A...More

Thank Charlotte1437
Reviewed 19 June 2018

When in the Old City of Alicante, step into this museum for some respite from the heat and discover a few gems of modern art. This is a beautiful building with white interiors and air conditioning, nicely calming as we sauntered through three floors of...More

Thank EyesOpen2012
Reviewed 12 June 2018

This is a small art museum showcasing contemporary artworks. Admission is free. Some interesting pieces and sculptures. Good place for art lovers.

1  Thank Leon L
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely exhibition space in the old town, currently has an exhibition of Esteban Vincente with some great art work. Well worth a look and it’s free!

Thank Alison23lufbra
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

I've never been a lover of modern art but, as entrance to this gallery was free, I thought I would see if there was anything on display that I could like. The good news is that the inside of the gallery is splendid. The downside...More

2  Thank decAde51
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Interesting building and some great art ( though I am not on the whole a huge fan of contemporary art). Only slightly marred by some very loud performance art being recorded during our visit

Thank CatherineBath
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Response from adrian p | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I didn't see this before. The whole EXQUISITE museum is full free if charge - for ALL. Quite surreal in today's world! Enjoy it, Adrian