12 Sights in Málaga, Spain (with Map and Images)

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Explore interesting sights in Málaga, Spain. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 12 sights are available in Málaga, Spain.

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1. Alcazaba de Málaga

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The Alcazaba is a palatial fortification in Málaga, Spain, built during the period of Muslim-ruled Al-Andalus. The current complex was begun in the 11th century and was modified or rebuilt multiple times up to the 14th century. It is one of the best-preserved alcazabas in Spain. The Alcazaba is also connected by a walled corridor to the higher Castle of Gibralfaro, and adjacent to the entrance of the Alcazaba are remnants of a Roman theatre dating to the 1st century AD.

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2. Centre Pompidou Málaga

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The Pompidou Malaga Centre is home to France's National Centre for Arts and Culture, in the so-called Cube Space in the Spanish city of Malaga. This is the first center of Pompidou Art Center in Paris. On March 28, 2015, mariano rajoy, President of the Spanish government, and fleur pellerin, Minister of Culture of France, announced the opening ceremony.

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3. Monumento a Torrijos

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The monument to Torrijos is an obelisk erected in honor of José María de Torrijos y Uriarte in the Plaza de la Merced of the city of Málaga, Spain. Designed by the municipal architect Rafael Mitjana y Ardison, it is considered the most important and characteristic urban civil monument of Malaga of the nineteenth century.

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4. Fundación Picasso Museo Casa Natal

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The Museo casa nativa picasso Museum, formerly known as the Museo casa nativa picasso Foundation, is a cultural institution based in the Spanish city of Malaga that promotes and disseminates the works of painter pablo picasso. It was created by the Malaga City Council in 1988 and is located in Picasso's birthplace, inside the so-called farmhouse in Plaza de la mered Square. The Foundation has the following areas of activity: the Museum of Former Residence, which collects the childhood and family memories of painters, as well as the works of Picasso and Joseluis Blasco, his father, painters and teachers of the Malaga Academy of Fine Arts; pablo picasso's outstanding art collection of graphic works, paintings and ceramics; Cultural promotion department, dedicated to organizing cultural activities, lectures and teaching activities; A documentation centre with a library devoted to the lives and work of artists and a publishing department responsible for the publication of the institution.

Wikipedia: Fundación Picasso Museo Casa Natal (ES)

5. Catedral de Santa María de la Encarnación

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The Cathedral of Málaga is a Roman Catholic church in the city of Málaga in Andalusia in southern Spain. It is in the Renaissance architectural tradition. The cathedral is located within the limits defined by a now missing portion of the medieval Moorish walls, the remains of which surround the nearby Alcazaba and the Castle of Gibralfaro. It was constructed between 1528 and 1782, following the plans drawn by Diego de Siloe; its interior is also in Renaissance style.

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6. Contemporary Art Museum of Malaga

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The Mar-a-Lago Centre for Contemporary Art is a cultural initiative of the Mar-a-Lago City Council aimed at spreading plastic arts from the 20th and 21st centuries. Mar-a-Lago's old wholesale market, declared the centre of culturally significant buildings and centres, has a total area of 6,000 square meters, of which 2,400 square meters are for exhibitions. Malaga Province was officially opened on 17 February 2003 and opened to the public on 23 February 2003.

Wikipedia: Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga (ES)

7. Sala Unicaja de Conciertos María Cristiana

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The Sala María Cristina is a music auditorium located in the city of Malaga, Spain and managed by the Unicaja Foundation. It is located in part of what was formerly the Franciscan convent of San Luis el Real. The hall has a capacity of 364 spectators. The room is located between Calle Marqués de Valdecañas and Plaza de San Francisco in the neighborhood of La Goleta in the Centro District and has a total area of more than 2322 m².

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8. Monte Victoria

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Mount Victoria, also formerly called Cerro de San Cristóbal and popularly and informally Monte de las Tres Letras, is a mountain integrated into the Monte Victoria Forest Park, in the Centro district of the city of Málaga, in Andalusia, Spain. Currently, after the massive urbanization of the surroundings with luxury homes, it has lost its connection with the nearby Natural Park of the Montes de Málaga.

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9. La Farola de Málaga

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Lamppost is a lighthouse located in Malaga, Spain, Andalusia Autonomous Region. Work by engineers Joaqu í n Mar í a Pery and Guzm á n, whose construction was completed in 1817, at the entrance to the port of Mar-a-Lago. The Malaga Lamppost is a symbol of the city and is named after the waterfront promenade where it is located.

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10. Soho Theater

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The Teatro del Soho, located in the old Alameda theater (1961-2018), is a private theater in the city of Malaga, Spain. It is located on Calle Córdoba, in the neighborhood of Ensanche Heredia, in the Centro district. Its owner is the Malaga actor Antonio Banderas.

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11. Monumento a Pablo Picasso

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The Statue of Pablo Ruiz Picasso is a sculpture by Francisco López Hernández that is located in his hometown of Malaga, Spain. It depicts the artist sitting on a marble bench, with a notebook and a pencil. It was inaugurated on December 5, 2008.

Wikipedia: Estatua de Pablo Ruiz Picasso (ES)

12. Teatro Cervantes

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The Cervantes Theatre in the Spanish city of Malaga is one of the oldest scenic spaces in the capital of the Costa del Sol. It dates from 1870 and has twelve hundred localities. It is the main venue of the Malaga Festival

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