Contact details

Calle Mentidero s/n
18413  Capileira, Granada  (Andalusia)
Tel.:+34 958763051
Fax.:+34 958763400




A typical house in the Alpujarras region

This museum pays tribute to one of the key figures of 19th-century Spanish literature, Pedro Antonio de Alarcón.

This ethnological museum devoted to the life and works of the author Pedro Antonio de Alarcón is located in Granada's Sierra de la Alpujarra Mountains, and features a variety of items and objects relating to the author. It is also a recreation of a typical local dwelling, with a collection of household utensils, crafts and farming implements to give visitors an idea of the way of life in the Alpujarra region.

  • Designation: Local museum
  • Artistic period: Costumbrista
  • Content: Ethnology

Practical information


  • Saturday

    From 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM From 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
  • Sunday

    From 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Closed temporarily for renovation works


  • General: €1


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