Majorca’s Museums

Majorca’s Museums

Es Baluard
es baluard museum, palma de mallorca, majorcaEs Baluard is the Palma Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. In the museum you can find paintings by such artists as Cezanne, Gauguin, Picasso, Miró, Magritte, Polke, Barceló and Schnabel. Es Baluard has the following services: shop/library, restaurant and café. The museum has wheelchair and baby-chair access and guided tours by prior arrangement.
Contact information
Plaza Porta de Santa Catalina, 10
07012 Palma De Malorca
Telephone: +34 971 908200
Fax: +34 971 908203
Website:   www.esbaluard.org
E-mail:  museu@esbaluard.org

Museo de Mallorca
This museum is believed to be the best museum of the Balearic Islands and is located close to the La Seu Cathedral. Some of the items on display at the museum include prehistoric Talayotic artifacts, Moorish ceramics, medieval and Baroque paintings and important pieces of ancient buildings that no longer exist.
Contact information
Carrer de sa Portella 5
Palma De Malorca
Telephone: +34 971 717540
Fax: +34 971 710483
E-mail:  museudemallorca@dgcultur.caib.es

muro ethnological museum, majorcaMuro Ethnological Museum
Muro Ethnological Museum offers you a chance to discover the customs, clothing and typical rural tools of Mallorca including traditional objects from the beginning of the 20th century.
Contact information
Calle Major 15
07440 Muro
Telephone: +34 971 860647

Palau March
Palau March museum has contemporary sculptures on display (Rodin, Moore and Chillida) and an 18th-century crib from Naples. There is also a Book Room with manuscripts, incunabula and codices, as well as a unique collection of nautical maps from the 15th-17th centuries.
Contact information
Calle Palau Reial 18
07001 Palma De Malorca
Telephone: +34 971 711122
Fax: 34 971 725803
Website: www.fundbmarch.es
E-mail:  secretaria@fundbmarch.es

Pilar and Joan Miró Foundation
The Collection of Pilar and Joan Miró Foundation is made up of numerous works donated by the artist Joan Miró himself who lived on the island of Mallorca, where he produced a prolific amount of art. Guided tours are available by prior appointment.
Contact information
Calle Joan de Saridakis 29
07015 Palma De Malorca
Telephone: +34 971 701420
Fax: +34 971 702102
Website: http://miro.palmademallorca.es
E-mail:  info@fpjmiro.org

Pollentia Monographic Museum
Pollentia Monographic Museum offers archaeological Roman findings including a 14th-century classical Roman building and many objects found at the archaeological excavations near Pollentia ( ancient Roman city ).
Contact information
Calle Sant Jaume 30
07400 Alcúdia
Telephone: +34 971 547004
E-mail:  patrimoni@alcudia.net

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