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Patriarch Museum

C/ de la Nau, 1, 46003 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 51 41 76
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Little gem of a museum

This little museum doesn't come anywhere near the top of recommendations to visit in Valencia which... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
aed96
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London, United Kingdom
A real treasure - a serene cloistered courtyard and small but astounding collection of art

This seminary is a beautiful building - the cloistered courtyard is so quiet away from the sounds... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
Susan C
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“el greco” (8 reviews)
“caravaggio” (9 reviews)
“cloisters” (6 reviews)
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C/ de la Nau, 1, 46003 Valencia, Spain
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+34 963 51 41 76
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

This little museum doesn't come anywhere near the top of recommendations to visit in Valencia which is a pity as it is well worth a visit. As you enter there is a beautiful, quiet court yard and the museum is in a small room upstairs....More

Thank aed96
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This seminary is a beautiful building - the cloistered courtyard is so quiet away from the sounds of the city, and the chapel is beautiful, decorated with tiles and tapestries. The small museum holds outstanding works, including a Caravaggio and El Greco. It also has...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Tis is still an active college. Nice courtyard, splendid chapel. Here you will see a lot of christia nart. There are 2 masterpieces, a Caravaggio and a Rogier Van Der Weyden

Thank BillemonM
Reviewed 24 February 2016

For 2 euros you can visit the museum, cloister, chapel and church. The museum has religious artwork. The guards were quite helpful, providing a short summary of the site in English.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We visited del patriarca museum for the caravaggio 'kiss of judas' painting, while walking in the museum we noticed that there were guided tours and booked one in English for a couple of days later. Very knowledgeable guide that brings you around the highlights during...More

2  Thank Edwin M
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Nice place. It worths a visit with time and with a correct guide to understand the beauty and historical meaning.

1  Thank npatriarca
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We were en route to the Bull Ring and Art Nouveau Train Station when students from the University politely invited us to visit this incredible place. None of our Guide Books had highlighted this venue as being of great significance and initially we were reluctant...More

2  Thank Ali I
Reviewed 16 February 2015

Was recommended to visit by a local. Seminary for 10 clergy but recently opened to public. Peaceful cloister in centre of old town, next to university building. Small impressive art gallery including Caravaggio and El Greco. Chapel and baroque church. I was the only one...More

Thank pandn2014
Reviewed 17 October 2014

A well laid out, well presented church and museum. It was well worth the cost of the ticket as the guide was both knowledgable and interesting. A variety of artists were presented with some of the loveliest murals that I have seen.

Thank rainbow16
Reviewed 15 October 2014

The Patriarch Museum has plenty of good art. There are two paintings by El Greco (the Adoration of the Sheperds and St. Francis and Fray Leon Pondering on Death), the Crucifixion by Caravaggio and several good paintings by Joan de Joanes. The courtyard is beautiful...More

Thank BennyMalaga
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