Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Granada

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Granada is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Granada a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Granada.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Granada:

  1. Alhambra

    #1 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Alhambra

    Tags: Historical Site, Palace, Architecture

    Address: Calle Real de la Alhambra, s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 08:30 am - 02:30 pm Details

    The Alhambra palace has seen many rulers during its lifetime and even though much of the palace still remains untouched, many of its historic objects, building elements and stories are now a part of t...Read more

  2. Generalife

    #2 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Generalife

    Tags: Garden, Historical Site, Leisure, Architecture

    Address: 18009 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 08:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Though right next to the Alhambra, the Generalife is considered to be a different structure altogether, mostly because it had a different purpose. The Alhambra was a palace that had living quarters an...Read more

  3. Palacios Nazaríes

    #3 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Palacios Nazaríes

    Tags: Palace, Architecture

    Address: Calle Real de la Alhambra, s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 08:30 am - 11:30 pm Details

    The Palacios Nazaries is the crown jewel of Alhambra and offers a peek into the royal residential palace. The Moorish architecture with stunning Stuccowork, carved wooden celling and ‘muqarnas&r...Read more

  4. Basilica De San Juan De Dios

    #4 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Basilica De San Juan De Dios

    Tags: Arts And Crafts

    Address: Calle San Juan de Dios, 15, 18001 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Decorated and embellished with fine gold decor, stunning art work, beautiful paintings and a ‘larger-than-life’ ambience, the Basilica de San Juan de Dios is a treat for art lovers, histor...Read more

  5. Royal Chapel Of Granada

    #5 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Royal Chapel Of Granada

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: CalleOficios, S/N, 18001 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 10:15 am - 07:30 pm Details

    The Royal Chapel of Granada was built on the orders of the rulers of Spain who wished to be buried here. Ferdinand and Isabel, perhaps the most famous of Spanish monarchs, rest here. Built in Isabelli...Read more

  6. Sacromonte

    #6 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Sacromonte

    Tags: Religious Site, Neighborhoods

    Address: Sacromonte, 18010 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Yet another noteworthy neighbourhood, this one is known more for its people than the architecture. This hilly area is called Sacromonte, which translates to “sacred mount”, and it is named...Read more

  7. Granada Cathedral

    #7 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Granada Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Calle Gran Vía de Colón, 5, 18001 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 10:45 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Granada is not just home to one of the finest examples of Moorish architecture with the Alhambra; it also has the very first architecture of the Spanish renaissance with the Granada Cathedral. Another...Read more

  8. Monastery Of San Jeronimo De Granada

    #8 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Monastery Of San Jeronimo De Granada

    Tags: Monastery

    Address: Calle Rector López Argueta, 9, 18001 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:30 pm Details

    The Saint Jerome Monastery is a Roman Catholic church in Granada and is cherished for its Renaissance architecture. The architect in charge of the church was the sculptor Diego de Siloé who des...Read more

  9. Mezquita Mayor De Granada

    #9 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Mezquita Mayor De Granada

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site

    Address: Plaza de San Nicolás, s/n, 18010 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 11:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The second mosque built in Granada after the initial one was built in the late 15th century, the Mezquita Mayor de Granada offers lectures, Arabic classes, exhibitions and courses on Islam. The mosque...Read more

  10. Monasterio Cartuja

    #10 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Monasterio Cartuja

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Monastery

    Address: Paseo de Cartuja, s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    In this serene and removed monastery, you’ll find yourself wandering around with utter delight and astonishment at the same time. Especially when you visit the church, a wonderful Baroque creati...Read more

  11. Plaza Nueva

    #11 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Plaza Nueva

    Tags: Historical Site, Plaza, Architecture

    Address: Plaza Nueva, Granada, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Plazas around the world have a history of their own. As they are open spaces one is right to think that a plazas charm comes from the buildings boxing it in, but not its history. A plaza's history com...Read more

  12. Fundación Rodríguez-Acosta

    #12 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Fundación Rodríguez-Acosta

    Tags: Fountain, Sculpture

    Address: Callejón Niño del Rollo, 8, 18009 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Designed by the painter Jose Maria Rodriguez-Acosta in the early 20th century, the Fundacion Rodriguez-Acosta showcases the best of art, tastes and styles. The whole place exudes the design taste of t...Read more

  13. Palace Of Charles V

    #13 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Palace Of Charles V

    Tags: Palace, Architecture

    Address: Calle Real de la Alhambra, s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 08:30 am - 11:30 pm Details

    The Palace of Carlos V built in the 1520’s, was designed by Pedro Machuca- an architect who studied under Michelangelo. In 1560’s the funds of the palace (taken from the taxes) proved insu...Read more

  14. Basilica De Nuestra Senora De Las Angustias

    #14 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Basilica De Nuestra Senora De Las Angustias

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Carrera de la Virgen, 42, 18005 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 07:30 am - 08:30 pm Details

    Offering a peek into 17th century architecture and design, the Basilica de Nuestra Senora de las Angustias is where the best of art work collates to form the most stunning sight in Granada. The basili...Read more

  15. Corral Del Carbon

    #15 of 49 Art and Cultural Attractions in Granada
    Corral Del Carbon

    Tags: Architecture

    Address: Calle Mariana Pineda, S/N, 18009 Granada, Spain

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Corral del Carbon was built in 14th century by Yusuf I. The place was used as a coal yard and warehouse for keeping goods of the city merchants. In 16th century, the place was used to stage performanc...Read more

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