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general information

Patio of the Palacio de Carlos V. Picture showing the General Information section
Patio of the Palacio de Carlos V


Exhibition area
Palacio de Carlos V (Upper floor)
Recinto de la Alhambra y Generalife
18009 Granada

Administrative Head Office
Administrative, library and research services
(Restricted access by prior appointment only)
Edificio Nuevos Museos-Módulo 2
Acceso a la Silla del Moro, s/n
Recinto de la Alhambra y Generalife
18009 Granada

+34 958 563 508

+34 958 945018


Ricardo Tenorio Vera.

Opening hours for the permanent exhibition (exhibition area):
Monday:  closed (apart from public holidays and the day before a public holiday).
Tuesday to Saturday:
1 January-14 March: 9.00am-6.00pm
15 March-15 June: 9.00am-7.30pm.
16 June to 15 September: 9.00am-3.30pm.
16 September-14 October: 9.00am-7.30pm.
15 October-31 December: 9.00am-6.00pm.
Sunday and public holidays: 9.00am-3.30pm.

The permanent exhibition is open on all public holidays, including local ones, and the days before a holiday, apart from following dates:

-1 January
-6 January
-1 May
-24 December
-25 December
-31 December

Last admission 15 minutes before closing time. The galleries will begin to be cleared a few minutes before closing time.

Price €1.50

Terms of free admission:
1. All year, for the following people on presentation of the relevant documentation:
- Nationals of EU member states.
- Students
- Over 65 year-olds.
- Pensioners.
- People with a disability of at least 33%.
- Members of the ICOM.
2. For all visitors, exceptionally, on the following days:
- Andalusia Day (28 February).
- International Museum Day (18 May).
- World Tourism Day (27 September)
- Day on which the European Heritage Days are held (around the third week of September). Consult the date on the Council of Europe's web site. Link (new window).

Disabled access:
Via the Alhambra Museum, on the ground floor of the Palace of Charles V.
We recommend you request further information on the terms of use by calling the Alhambra Trust's visitor services on: + 34 958 027 971.

Group and school visits:
Book in advance by calling + 34 958 563 508 between 9.00 and 14.00 or use the following form: link (new window).

Guided tours service with retired volunteers:

The museum's retired volunteers offer their perspective to all interested groups and people.
Ask about terms of uses and languages available by calling + 34 958 563 508 or email

Photos and video reproduction:
These are not permitted in the galleries during public visits for the security and conservation of the works.
Reproduction of our collection is subject to permission which must be applied for beforehand. To view current legal regulations click on the following links (new windows): Agreement 2012 and Order 2013.

The application form to obtain permission can be downloaded here (Spanish pdf in new window, 213 kb). For further information call + 34 958 563 508 or send an email to:

Public assistance at the Administrative Office from Monday to Friday between 9.00 am-2.00pm. Prior appointment must be made by phone on +34 958 563 508 or by email to

Download further information on the contents of our permanent exhibition on the museum´s information brochure:
(times and other information about telephones, web and email addresses are liable to change. The correct information is shown on current page):

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Authors of the photographs on this website:

Fernando Alda
Javier Algarra López
Vicente del Amo
Emilio Caro Rodríguez
Emilio Escoriza Escoriza
Valentín García
Joaquín García de Llerena
Juan Manuel Gómez Segade
Eduardo Mendoza García
Antonio Navarro Díez
Manuel Valdivieso Amate
Carlos C. Vilar Perea