Carmen de Max Moreau

The Belgian artist Max Léon Moreau lived in this typical villa of the Albayzín for more than thirty years. He left all his properties to Granada City Council when he died in 1992. This villa was restored in 1998 to open a House Museum.

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Science in al-Andalus

La Ciencia en al-Andalus (Science in al-Andalus) is a new exhibition located in the Palacio de Dar-al Horra, a Nasrid palace open to public.
The Council of the Alhambra and the Andalusian Public Foundation for the Al-Andalus heritage have organized this exhibition due to the partnership agreement signed by both entities. In this exhibition, the public can admire 50 artefacts coming from the archives of the Public Foundation.

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Gold prospectors

Who did not dream as a kid after watching a Western film to yell “Eureka! I’ve found gold!” after finding a gold seam? It is important to keep in mind that the mountains and the rivers that surround Granada are gold fields. Even the name of Darro River refers to gold. In Latin, the name Dauro derives from dat aurum which means “that gives gold”.

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